6.4

Nando’s

Nandoca at Nando’s

People in this role may also be known as waiters and waitresses or waitress.

33 workers in this role at Nando’s have taken the survey.

How much does Nando’s pay nandocas?

Nandoca at Nando’s
£7.91–9.10
Typical range
£4.60–9.00

Nandoca employees at Nando’s are typically paid £7.91–9.10 an hour, based on data from 32 employees.

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What is management like for nandoca employees at Nando’s?

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  • Head office doesn’t understand the frontline

    Do nandocas think Nando’s head office understands what's happening where they work?

    Most people think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    How we know this

    65% of people think that this employer’s head office or owners don’t have a good understanding of what’s really happening where they work

    Based on information from 20 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, the role of head office should be to support the people on the frontline serving customers.

    To do that properly, the company’s owners or head office need to have a good understanding of what’s really happening on the frontline. This is especially important when a company owns multiple locations.

Excellent
  • Managers are respectful

    Do nandocas at Nando’s feel treated by respect by their managers?

    People feel treated with respect by their managers

    How we know this

    89% of people say they’re treated with respect by their managers

    Based on information from 27 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get treated with respect by their managers. You shouldn’t feel discriminated against or bullied, and if you have a problem you should be able to speak to someone about it.

Here’s a recent review that mentions management:

  • Best thing

    I'm treated like a human, my managers care about my physical and mental health, free food every shift.

    Worst thing

    Pay is a little low, I get minimum wage for my age (32) but they pay everyone the same regardless of age so at least it's fair to the younger staff.

    8.5

    Employee, August 2021

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What are the hours like for nandoca employees at Nando’s?

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Bad
  • Less than 4 weeks notice of shifts

    How much notice do nandocas get of their shift pattern at Nando’s?

    People don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    How we know this

    • 73% report getting one week notice or less
    • 27% report getting two weeks notice
    • 0% report getting three weeks notice
    • 0% report getting four weeks notice or more
    • 0% report having a fixed rota

    Based on information from 33 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you get plenty of notice about when you’re working.

    This makes it easy for you to plan the rest of life, as well as your finances, because you know how much you’ll be working and when.

Good
  • Easy to take sick leave

    How easy is it for nandocas to take sick leave at Nando’s?

    Most people find it easy to take sick leave

    How we know this

    67% of people report that it’s easy to take time off if they are sick

    Based on information from 24 job reviews

  • Good choice of shifts

    Do nandocas at Nando’s get to choose the shifts they work?

    Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    How we know this

    59% report that their manager gives them enough choice over which shifts they work

    Based on information from 32 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job is flexible around your personal life. This means you get a say in when you prefer to work.

  • No short notice shift changes

    Do Nando’s managers change nandocas shifts at short notice?

    Most managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    How we know this

    57% of people say their manager doesn’t changes their shifts at the last minute

    Based on information from 28 job reviews

    Why this matters

    If your manager is often changing your shifts at short notice that’s a sign of poor planning. At a good job you won’t be messed around at the last minute.

  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Do nandocas at Nando’s worry about hours?

    Most people don’t worry about getting enough hours

    How we know this

    66% of people report they don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Based on information from 32 job reviews

    Why this matters

    At a good job, you shouldn’t have to worry about getting enough hours each week.

    A good job should guarantee you a minimum number of hours in a contract, if you want it.

    This makes it easier to plan your finances, because you know how much you’ll be earning.

Excellent
  • Easy to book holiday

    How easy is it for nandocas to book a holiday at Nando’s?

    People find it easy to book holidays

    How we know this

    80% of people report it’s easy to book holidays

    Based on information from 25 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should let you take time off when you need it, and it shouldn’t be a nightmare to arrange.

  • People get proper breaks

    Do nandocas at Nando’s get proper breaks?

    People get proper breaks

    How we know this

    81% of people report that they get to take proper breaks

    Based on information from 31 job reviews

    Why this matters

    When you take a break it should be a proper rest. It should last the full duration and you shouldn’t get pulled off it.

  • No unpaid extra work

    Do nandocas at Nando’s do extra work that they don't get paid for?

    No. People don’t do unpaid extra work

    How we know this

    83% of people report that they don’t do extra unpaid work

    Based on information from 29 job reviews

    Why this matters

    Everyone should get paid for any extra work they do, even if it is outside your contracted hours. At a good job, you should be paid for all the time you spend at work.

What is career progression like for nandocas at Nando’s?

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  • Opportunities to progress

    Are nandocas given support to progress at Nando’s?

    Most people are given support to progress here

    How we know this

    In the last year, 50% of people report being given an opportunity to get better at their job, learn a new skill, learn to manage a team or get more responsibility in their role

    Based on information from 26 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should help you progress at work, if you want to. That might be supporting you to get better at the job you currently have, learn something new, manage a team or take on more responsibilities.

    This means you’ll be able to build on your skills and experience, and earn more money.

Excellent
  • Enough training

    Do nandocas get enough training when they start at Nando’s?

    People get enough training when they start

    How we know this

    80% of people report they got enough training when they started working here

    Based on information from 30 job reviews

    Why this matters

    A good job should give you good training when you start, not just drop you in at the deep end.

    This means that you’ll be happier and more productive from day one and shows that your employer values you.

    It’s also very important if your job involves anything that could be dangerous. Good training from the outset keeps you and your team safe.

Latest reviews from nandocas at Nando’s

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  • Best thing

    Good rate of pay
    Paid breaks
    Flexible shifts

    Worst thing

    Understaffed so shifts are usually stressful

    8.0

    Employee, November 2021

  • Best thing

    They know how to do team work

    Worst thing

    Not really

    8.9

    Employee, September 2021

  • Best thing

    Everyone is super friendly , free meals

    Worst thing

    No sick pay , long hours , pay isn’t crazy good

    5.5

    Employee, August 2021

  • Best thing

    Family atmosphere,good benifits

    Worst thing

    Stressful when busy , not much support if someone calls in sick

    4.3

    Employee, July 2021

  • Best thing

    We get free food on break. Paid Break.
    Good Training.

    Worst thing

    Management. Short notice on shifts so I'm unable to have a social life. Hard to get even one day booked off.

    4.5

    Employee, July 2021

  • Best thing

    Good friends and family , fun and music

    Worst thing

    Some time Stressed , involves a lot of body work

    4.3

    Employee, July 2021

  • Best thing

    Free meal every shift

    Worst thing

    Can be a strenuous job, there are probably easier minimum wage jobs out there

    6.8

    Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    Free food, quite flexible and friendly teams

    Worst thing

    Busy environment, can be very stressful. Feel at times undervalued for the effort that goes into work

    7.2

    Nandoca, November 2020

  • Best thing

    Free meal each shift

    Worst thing

    short staffing, long hours

    5.5

    Cashier, November 2020

  • Best thing

    The people that I work with, we get along well

    Worst thing

    Having to work a lot of late shifts where we don't finish until after 11pm
    Poor work/life balance

    6.0

    Buddy trainer, October 2020

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