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  • 7.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    August 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Customer assistant

    • £10.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Flexibility

    Worst thing

    Long hours sometimes

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    August 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    It is not Pizza Hut, I can get on with stuff with little interference from managers. (They check up on me, yes, but generally leave me to it~). Free Tea/Coffee. They take an interest in my progression.

    Worst thing

    Lack of store security and staff mean a target for low lives nicking stuff. 6AM starts. Overtime/extra hours are rare.

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    August 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    August 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Store assistant

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Pay is good

    Worst thing

    Stress n always busy

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    August 2020
  • 2.7/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    2. Stressed
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    August 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £10.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    The people you work along side and regular customers

    Worst thing

    Some management and communication none existent

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    August 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    secure company

    Worst thing

    pay
    Work load for the time you have

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    August 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Head baker

    • Manages people
    • £10.50 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. Get proper breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    pay

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    August 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    August 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Customer assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    August 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Bad for students
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    August 2020
  • 3.1/10

    Customer assistant

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Team

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Wearhouse operative

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Flexibility, available hours, good co-workers

    Worst thing

    Lack of communication, increasing the targets without systems to achieve them

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    July 2020
  • 2.2/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.90 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Working lots of extra hours
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    July 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Checkout

    • £12.50 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. Recommends their team

    Best thing

    Meeting people

    Worst thing

    Rude people

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    July 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.59 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    2. Enough training
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Progress

    Worst thing

    Time

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    July 2020
  • 8.5/10

    Delivery

    • £14.00 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. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Finishing around 2pm

    Worst thing

    Starting at 4am

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    July 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    July 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Customer assistant

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    The people

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    July 2020
  • 4.4/10

    Customer assistant

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    Getting paid

    Worst thing

    Long hours, rude customers and bad management

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    July 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Customer assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Customer assistant

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Pay

    Worst thing

    Early start

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    July 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Customer assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Great management team and the time flies when you're working.

    Worst thing

    Can be quite physically demanding but will keep you fit and healthy.

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    July 2020
  • 2.2/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.25 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    Good pay

    Worst thing

    Everything else

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    July 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Retail assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Customer assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    High pay. Easy work.

    Worst thing

    Can be boring and unchallenging.

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    July 2020
  • 4.4/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.63 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    July 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £47,600 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    The mo ey

    Worst thing

    Management

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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Customer assistant

    • £9.85 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Customer assistant

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    July 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Customer assistant

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Staff Pay

    Worst thing

    Customers

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    July 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £12.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    June 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Deputy manager

    • Manages people
    • £30,000 per year, working a 47 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Great pay

    Worst thing

    Diffucult target projections

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    June 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Deputy store manager

    • Manages people
    • £30,500 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    June 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Stressed
    3. No paid breaks
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    June 2020
  • 1.6/10

    Shopfitter

    • Manages people
    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not treated with respect
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    I get paid

    Worst thing

    I am a tool to be worn down

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    June 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Customer assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    The staff

    Worst thing

    Unpredictability of shifts

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    June 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Sales assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Some team members

    Worst thing

    Attitude of some team members and management.

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    June 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. No paid breaks
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    June 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    Fast paced, good pay

    Worst thing

    Changing rota, not enough notice so cant plan life ahead

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    June 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £9.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Recommends their team
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Pay and guaranteed hours

    Worst thing

    Repetitive. Monotonous

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    June 2020
  • 4.8/10

    Customer assistant

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    June 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Forklift truck driver

    • £10.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    June 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £45,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. Not enough training
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    June 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Warehouse senior operative

    • £11.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Unsafe workplace
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    Money

    Worst thing

    Lack of management. (they don’t care which has spiralled down to everyone else)

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    June 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Customer assistance

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Money

    Worst thing

    I need to work just over weekends

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    June 2020
  • 2.7/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £11.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doesn’t recommend their team
    2. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    June 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.70 per hour
    • 21–24 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. No paid breaks
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    May 2020