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John Lewis & Partners

Breakroom Rating
based on 63 job reviews
6.8/10
  • UK
  • Department stores
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John Lewis & Partners job reviews

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  • 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
  • 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

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £6,000 per year, working a 16 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. No paid breaks
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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