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  • 5.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Flexible with shifts. Easy to book holidays. Everyone is easy to approach and very helpful

    Worst thing

    Lots of things change last minute, can often stay back to help out and not get paid.

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    August 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Trainee supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £9.55 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    July 2020
  • 3.3/10

    General assistant

    • £8.74 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    My co-workers

    Worst thing

    How bad we get treated

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    July 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Delivery driver

    • £9.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No paid breaks
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Driving the van

    Worst thing

    My management

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    July 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Worst thing

    Lack of management support.

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    July 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • Manages people
    • £8.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    July 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Senior supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £23,800 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    The people, security and family feel.

    Worst thing

    The pay is weak compared to other retailers and the lack of breaks.
    Go some days not eating at all.

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    July 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Store assistant

    • £8.00 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Weekends off

    Worst thing

    No legal breaks, work without pay, always rushed

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    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Senior supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £21,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    The team and people

    Worst thing

    Workload

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    July 2020
  • 2.7/10

    Duty manager

    • Manages people
    • £9.62 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No paid breaks
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Fast paced

    Worst thing

    Unfair hours ..last minute changes all the time. Unfair pay.

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    July 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.69 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Not enough training
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    customers

    Worst thing

    customers

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    July 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Duty manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.72 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    June 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • Manages people
    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    My colleagues

    Worst thing

    Management

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    June 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.52 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Three weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    freedom when your done your done

    Worst thing

    traffic

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    June 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.69 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    June 2020
  • 2.9/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.59 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    June 2020
  • 2.3/10

    Deputy store manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No paid breaks
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Unsafe workplace
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    June 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Store assistant

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Stressed
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    May 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Good team

    Worst thing

    Company is stuck in the past

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    April 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The pay. Driving and the people I work with.

    Worst thing

    Time schedules and amount of deliveries.

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    April 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Colleagues
    Different job roles

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    April 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Home delivery driver online

    • £9.73 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doing unpaid extra work
    2. Unsafe workplace
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    My mates

    Worst thing

    Doing jobs not paid for

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    April 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Assistant store manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,000 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Stressed
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    April 2020
  • 2.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.43 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Stressed
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    April 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Worst thing

    Sometimes can be very rush & stress

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    March 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Cleaner/cashier

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Early morning shift

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    March 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Driver/store assistant

    • £8.56 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    March 2020
  • 8.6/10

    Retail assistant

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Not stressed
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Home delivery driver

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Helping people

    Worst thing

    Driving in bad weather conditions

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    March 2020
  • 1.7/10

    Duty manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.68 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No paid breaks
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Worst thing

    No team work

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    February 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Supervisor

    • £22,600 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    February 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £20,500 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doesn’t recommend their team
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The pay is not bad, but could be a lot better

    Worst thing

    The staff are treated poorly
    No time for for family life
    Very little flexibility with rota
    Petty childish management

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    February 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    The pay and stock handling

    Worst thing

    Working on checkout

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    February 2020
  • 2.2/10

    Team leader

    • £8.60 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not enough training
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    February 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Frontline

    • £9.41 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Interacting with customers and working with some of the colleagues

    Worst thing

    Working with very lazy people

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    February 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.76 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    February 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £29,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Stressed
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    February 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Stressed
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    February 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Online picker

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Treated with respect
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    People, hours

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    February 2020
  • 5.1/10

    Front line colleague

    • £8.53 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Not enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Atmosphere colleagues

    Worst thing

    Not enough hours to live

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    February 2020
  • 3.4/10

    Duty manager

    • £8.78 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    February 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Front line staff

    • £8.38 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Meeting people
    Working relationship/friendship with some staff

    Worst thing

    Not enough staff on sometimes

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    February 2020
  • 1.8/10

    Delivery driver

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Hard to change shifts
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Good team of staff

    Worst thing

    No regular rota

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    February 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Duty manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.38 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Stressed
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    February 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Frontline staff

    • £8.63 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Getting discount

    Worst thing

    Communication

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    February 2020
  • 2.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.80 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Job is easy if done well

    Worst thing

    Job is hard if not set up right

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    February 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £2,600 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Have had opportunities to progress
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    February 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Duty manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.38 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Friendly atmosphere and team.

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    February 2020