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  • 8.2/10

    Management

    • Manages people
    • £10.45 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Not stressed
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    August 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Customer care

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    I meet lots of people who are really nice

    Worst thing

    Trying to do everything everyone is telling me to do when some is contradicting

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    August 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Crew

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    August 2020
  • 6.7/10

    Customer service assistant

    • £8.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Stressed
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    August 2020
  • 8.9/10

    Store manager

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    August 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Customer care

    • £8.31 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    People.

    Worst thing

    Customers. Some staff.

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    August 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Customer experience leader

    • £9.59 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. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Regular customers and staff

    Worst thing

    Unpleasant customers

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    August 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Crew trainer

    • £8.97 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    August 2020
  • 4.8/10

    Crew member

    • £8.31 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Not enough training
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    August 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Customer care

    • £8.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Flexible & benefits

    Worst thing

    A lot of young staff members so they tend to argue a lot

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    August 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Crew member

    • £6.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Unsafe workplace
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    There is nothing good about it

    Worst thing

    Breaks are cut short, staff are rude, customers are even worse, if you do not tell somebody your shift has finished they would not get somebody to cover you so you can go home

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    August 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Crew member

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    The people I work with make it so much better and can often boost my and others morale.

    Worst thing

    Customers and their massive orders that we constantly get that throws the kitchen off and slows down the entire store.

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    August 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Crew member

    • £8.31 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    Diverse group of people to work with

    Worst thing

    Rude customers

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    August 2020
  • 2.5/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doing unpaid extra work
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    July 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Crew member

    • £8.84 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    the friendly but professional work ethic

    Worst thing

    sometimes during busy periods crew can get a little stressed

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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Crew member

    • £6.50 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Recommends their team
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Crew member

    • £7.25 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 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
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    July 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.22 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Safe workplace
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Crew member

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Made some lovely friends and my partner. Also got involved with people who are alike.

    Worst thing

    People who don't work as a team, judgements, gossiping, bad name for working there and hard to get out.

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    July 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,600 per year, working a 42 hour week
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

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

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    Not developing

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    July 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Shift manager

    • £9.87 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    The customers

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    July 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Floor manager

    • Manages people
    • £8.55 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    Team, skills

    Worst thing

    Abuse from customers, harsh management, long hours, stressful environment, sometimes no break

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    July 2020
  • 2.3/10

    Crew member

    • £7.25 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    Free break

    Worst thing

    Customers
    Poor management
    Shift patterns
    Repetitive

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    July 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.22 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. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Team work family

    Worst thing

    Rude customer

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    July 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Crew member

    • £6.85 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Stressed
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    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Crew member

    • £7.37 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Bad for students
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    July 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Shift runner

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Not enough training
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    pay

    Worst thing

    Visits are prepared and the place looks like it managing well but its not

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    July 2020
  • 3.1/10

    Crew

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Made some friends

    Worst thing

    Discrimination

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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Crew trainer

    • £6.75 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Working with other people

    Worst thing

    Hours
    Customers
    Unnecessary stress
    under appreciated

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    July 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Crew member

    • £7.06 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for students
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Some of the staff members are amazing to work with really friendly we all have a laugh dogs come round drive through

    Worst thing

    Managers expectations, they don’t understand that when your having a bad mental health day and expect you to just get over it, the customers can be rude

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    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Crew trainer

    • £9.27 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Stressed
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Crew member

    • £7.20 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    My friends and the atmosphere

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    July 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Retail

    • £7.20 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Good for students
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    People I work with.

    Worst thing

    The customers.

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    July 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Crew member

    • £7.25 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Friendships made, easy to swap or pick up shifts, workplace banter and morale

    Worst thing

    Pressure from managers to be fast, rude customers

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    July 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Dinning area

    • £8.51 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Recommends their team
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Working with the team

    Worst thing

    Nothing really

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    July 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £41,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
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    July 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Shift manager

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Stressed
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    At least we get payed.

    Worst thing

    Too many to list.

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    July 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Business manager

    • Manages people
    • £30,000 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    July 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Crew member

    • £8.23 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No paid breaks
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    July 2020
  • 6.6/10

    1st assistant

    • Manages people
    • £26,000 per year, working a 43 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Crew trainer

    • £8.20 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for students
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Flexible shifts, free food on breaks, ideal for a student

    Worst thing

    Breaks are often given less than an hour into an 8-9 hour shift, managers don’t treat all staff equally, new staff don’t seem to get trained as well as they used to

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    July 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Crew

    • £8.31 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    July 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Area manager

    • £8.10 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. One week notice of their shifts
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    June 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Crew

    • £8.31 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    June 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Shift manager

    • £9.88 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. One week notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Social aspects, good pay

    Worst thing

    Long hours, extremely hard working requirement at all times

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    June 2020
  • 8.9/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.35 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Not stressed
    3. No paid breaks
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    June 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Shift manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.22 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    The people we work with are always the best part for me

    Worst thing

    The job is not rewarding

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    June 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Crew member

    • £8.31 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 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. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Same routine flexible hours

    Worst thing

    Not enough training and poor management

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    June 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Crew trainer

    • Manages people
    • £9.80 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    June 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Crew member

    • £7.25 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. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Goes quick on shift. Good people to work with.

    Worst thing

    Very repetitive

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    June 2020