Do New Look pay breaks?

No. Most people don’t get paid breaks at New Look.

Fashion Retailers who pay breaks include Harrods, MandM Direct and Zara.

Last updated 30 June 2022

How we know this

Based on 64 job reviews from people who work at New Look.

91% of people say they don’t get paid breaks.

Why this matters

A good job should have paid breaks.

You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

Which fashion retailers pay breaks?

  1. Harrods Most people get paid breaks
  2. MandM Direct Only some people get paid breaks
  3. Zara Most people get paid breaks

What people are saying about sick pay at New Look

  • Best thing

    Staff discount
    Talking to new people
    Can distract yourself

    Worst thing

    No paid breaks
    Half an hour break if working 6.5-8 .5 hours
    Only get a hour break if working more than 8.5 hours
    Untreated fairly
    Managers do not care about you
    Weekend work
    No extra hours apart from if cover is needed
    Things change last minute
    No team
    Rotas can change 24 hours before n we have to except
    Constant manager changes or no manager at all
    Rude customs
    Unsafe stock rooms
    Underpaid for what we do
    Busy busy times
    Under staffed


    New Look Employee, June 2022

  • Best thing

    The people I work with
    Talking and helping the customers

    Worst thing

    Rude customers
    Stressed about hitting targets
    No smoke breaks


    New Look Employee, December 2021