Do Spar pay breaks?

Sometimes. Only some people get paid breaks at Spar.

Convenience Stores who pay breaks include BP, Southern Co-op and Co-op Food.

Last updated 11 August 2022

How we know this

Based on 130 job reviews from people who work at Spar.

54% 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 convenience stores pay breaks?

  1. BP Most people get paid breaks
    6.5
  2. Southern Co-op Most people get paid breaks
    6.3
  3. Co-op Food Only some people get paid breaks
    6.2
  4. Central England Co-operative Food Only some people get paid breaks
    6.1
  5. ViVO Most people get paid breaks
    6.0
  6. A F Blakemore Most people get paid breaks
    5.8
  7. One Stop Only some people get paid breaks
    5.6
  8. Premier Stores Only some people get paid breaks
    5.3
  9. Scotmid Most people get paid breaks
    5.3
  10. Costcutter Most people get paid breaks
    5.2

What people are saying about sick pay at Spar

  • Best thing

    Discount, Colleagues and the customers.

    Worst thing

    No proper breaks, doesn't accommodate smokers, lack of persistence in schedule. Stock room has a dangerous lack of space for manual handling.

    2.5

    Spar Employee, May 2022

  • Best thing

    The staff and the costumers

    Worst thing

    No breaks

    1.5

    Spar Sales assistant, March 2021