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  • 9.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • £10.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Enough training

    Best thing

    Meeting people supporting new starters

    Worst thing

    Some customers

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    August 2020
  • 4.4/10

    Operations partner

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. No paid breaks
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    August 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.36 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Worst thing

    Most things

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    August 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Customer service advisor

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Selling assistant

    • £9.93 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Safe workplace
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Working weekends

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    July 2020
  • 8.9/10

    Lead technician

    • Manages people
    • £14.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Missing goods

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    July 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Operations partner

    • £9.12 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    July 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Administration and compliance manager

    • Manages people
    • £15.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Selling partner

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Have had opportunities to progress
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    July 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Selling

    • £10.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Safe workplace
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Low paid

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    July 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Selling partner

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. No paid breaks
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    June 2020
  • 10.0/10

    Merchandiser

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Enough training
    3. Recommends their team
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    June 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Skilled warehouse operative

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    June 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Specialist

    • £10.70 per hour
    • 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. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Some of the staff

    Worst thing

    Managers

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    June 2020
  • 10.0/10

    Partner

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Treated with respect
    3. No unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    People

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    June 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Shop support

    • £13.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    The hours, people and my boss.

    Worst thing

    Nothing

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    June 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Technical support partner

    • £10.05 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    The job is exciting and every day is different

    Worst thing

    The management in the store don’t seem to know what they are doing and have no interest in listening to anyone

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    June 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.56 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Discount and availability of stock

    Worst thing

    Poor management and treatment of employees on a rota basis

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    May 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Supermarket assistant

    • £12.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Great colleagues

    Worst thing

    Night shift

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    May 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Warehouse assistant

    • £9.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Subsidies in canteen

    Worst thing

    Fluctuations in shifts each week

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    April 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Tehnician

    • £32,000 per year, working a 41 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Stressed
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    April 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Delivery driver

    • £15.50 per hour
    • 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. Treated with respect
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    April 2020
  • 8.7/10

    Product trainer

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 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. Safe workplace
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    April 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Selling Assistant

    • £9.34 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    My rota

    Worst thing

    Boredom

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    April 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £10.41 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    I get weekends off

    Worst thing

    People I work with

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    March 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Hgv driver

    • £32,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    March 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Catering assistant

    • £9.58 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    Safe

    Worst thing

    Pay

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    March 2020
  • 5.2/10

    driver installer

    • £12.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Bad for people with caring responsibilities

    Best thing

    getting paid

    Worst thing

    managers are bad

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    March 2020
  • 8.4/10

    Assistant

    • £10.31 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    March 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    Not enough staff

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    March 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Flooring estimator

    • £11.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Not stressed
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    March 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £10.01 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The people i work with

    Worst thing

    Short staff

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    February 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Customer support / Bureau de change

    • £9.05 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Varied tasks. Meeting people

    Worst thing

    To much to do, not enough staff

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    February 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Shop assistant

    • £9.45 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. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks
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    February 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Partner

    • £10.66 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Worst thing

    The unsocial hours

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    February 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Warehouse assistant

    • £9.09 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Enough training
    3. No paid breaks
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    February 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.51 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    January 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Warehouse assistant

    • £10.72 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. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks
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    January 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Customer support

    • £9.55 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    Managers

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    January 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Partner

    • £8.33 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Not enough training
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    December 2019
  • 8.5/10

    Retail assistant

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    December 2019
  • 5.5/10

    Sales assistant

    • £12.38 per hour
    • 45–54 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. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Fulfilling customers needs and interaction with customers.

    Worst thing

    Meeting high sales targets, dealing with rude customers

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    November 2019
  • 9.3/10

    Team Manager

    • Manages people
    • £38,700 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Not stressed
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    November 2019
  • 7.9/10

    Selling assistant

    • £9.24 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Comunications

    Worst thing

    Pay not enough

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    October 2019
  • 8.1/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £9.00 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    customers

    Worst thing

    deliverys

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    October 2019
  • 6.1/10

    Customer service advisor

    • £8.46 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Enough training
    3. No paid breaks
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    October 2019
  • 9.3/10

    Selling partner

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Easy to change shifts
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    September 2019
  • 5.2/10

    Selling partner

    • £9.55 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Partners

    Worst thing

    Customers

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    September 2019
  • 7.0/10

    Selling assistant

    • £9.06 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    September 2019
  • 4.2/10

    Warehouse assistant

    • £9.90 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    The discounts

    Worst thing

    Managers not being able to deal with work drama

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    September 2019