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Poundland

Breakroom Rating
based on 70 job reviews
4.9/10
  • UK
  • Retailers
poundland.co.uk

Poundland job reviews

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70 Poundland employees have compared their jobs on Breakroom. Find out what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

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  • 6.1/10

    Shop assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Unsafe workplace
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    March 2020
  • 10.0/10

    Assistant team manager

    • Manages people
    • £26,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Four weeks notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £5.26 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Flexible hours

    Worst thing

    Boring and hard

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    March 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Wharehouse man

    • £8.93 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Worst thing

    Management

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    March 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Stressed
    3. Unsafe workplace
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    March 2020
  • 2.9/10

    Shop assistant

    • £6.95 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doing unpaid extra work
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Doing a great job & seeing what I’ve done

    Worst thing

    Not getting recognised for doing a job over & beyond

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    March 2020
  • 2.3/10

    Cashier

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    2. Not enough training
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    February 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.51 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Stressed
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    February 2020
  • 3.6/10

    Supervisor

    • £8.51 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    February 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Meeting different people every day

    Worst thing

    Difficult customers

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    February 2020
  • 5.1/10

    Superior

    • Manages people
    • £8.51 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    I work with a good team

    Worst thing

    Late finish

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    February 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.51 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Enough training
    3. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
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    January 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    People

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    December 2019
  • 2.5/10

    Sales assistant

    • £7.77 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    2. Stressed
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The job

    Worst thing

    No teamwork

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    November 2019
  • 7.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.32 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    The pay

    Worst thing

    Shifts drag in, my shifts are boring

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    November 2019
  • 6.5/10

    Sales assistant

    • £3.50 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

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

    Worst thing

    Having to deal with rude customers

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    October 2019
  • 2.5/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.18 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    My team

    Worst thing

    Some management members

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    October 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    October 2019
  • 9.1/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £24,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Paid breaks

    Best thing

    Giving the customers the best offers we have

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    October 2019
  • 6.5/10

    Supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.51 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    October 2019