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  • 6.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Being scrutinised to achieve unrealistic sales targets

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    July 2020
  • 8.8/10

    Superuser

    • Manages people
    • £13.51 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £11.95 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Not treated with respect
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    July 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Sales advisor

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    July 2020
  • 2.1/10

    Drivers mate

    • £8.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    That I do not die from hunger

    Worst thing

    No respect. No Nightshift bonus . Minimum wage. I get to know if I will work 10 hours before the shift.

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    July 2020
  • 2.2/10

    Sales assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Some of the people I work with

    Worst thing

    Rots changed with out you knowing the unrealistic tasks the boring mernotanus day to day in store

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    June 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Three weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    Community

    Worst thing

    Customers

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    March 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Picker

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Chilled place

    Worst thing

    Head sets

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    March 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.20 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    March 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Team leader

    • £8.90 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    March 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    The customers

    Worst thing

    Stress

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    March 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Part time assistant

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    February 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,000 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Bonus scheme
    Holidays
    Secure

    Worst thing

    Pressure
    Highly demanding job

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    December 2019
  • 3.8/10

    Sales advisors

    • £6.40 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    The staff

    Worst thing

    Workload

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    December 2019
  • 4.5/10

    Team leader

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    People I work with.

    Worst thing

    Manager lives and breathes he workplace.

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    December 2019
  • 6.1/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for students
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Team mates

    Worst thing

    Sometimes too many people are working at the same to

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    November 2019
  • 5.2/10

    Sales assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Helping customers, some of the team members

    Worst thing

    Some of the team members, lack of flexibility, lack of rota’s (working on a weekly rota rather than the legal 4)

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    September 2019
  • 7.9/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.10 per hour
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts
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    September 2019
  • 3.5/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.90 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    The customers

    Worst thing

    The customers

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    September 2019
  • 5.9/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.95 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not enough training
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    September 2019
  • 3.4/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £10.10 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    The original staff

    Worst thing

    Management

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    September 2019
  • 2.3/10

    Shop assistant

    • £6.90 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Doesn’t recommend their team
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    The discount

    Worst thing

    The manager

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    September 2019
  • 1.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.90 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Minimum sick pay
    2. Not enough training
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    the staff discount

    Worst thing

    organisation and lack of care

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    September 2019
  • 4.8/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.45 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    September 2019
  • 2.8/10

    Assistant store manager

    • Manages people
    • £23,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Not enough training
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    September 2019
  • 5.5/10

    Sales advisor

    • £8.80 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    I work mornings and work with lovely people

    Worst thing

    The bitchyness is horrible when certain people come in

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    September 2019
  • 6.1/10

    Customer advisor

    • £6.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Enough training
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Last minute changing rotas and shifts

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    September 2019
  • 7.3/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.20 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    September 2019
  • 6.5/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.60 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Discount

    Worst thing

    Weekend work

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    September 2019
  • 7.4/10

    Cashier

    • £8.35 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
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    September 2019
  • 5.9/10

    Fragrance advisor

    • £6.50 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Being able to help customers

    Worst thing

    Some customers are really rude

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    September 2019
  • 2.8/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.70 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Working lots of extra hours
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Working with people

    Worst thing

    No air con

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    September 2019
  • 7.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £7.77 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Discounts and team

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    September 2019
  • 6.7/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.50 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    The staff I work with

    Worst thing

    Being given unrealistic targets

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    September 2019
  • 5.5/10

    Fragrance advisor

    • £8.30 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Meeting customers and discounts

    Worst thing

    4 to 6 hours on the till standing

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    September 2019
  • 7.0/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    the team

    Worst thing

    the customers

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    September 2019
  • 2.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Hard to change shifts
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    The staff discount

    Worst thing

    The expectations

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    September 2019
  • 4.2/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Lots of training easy to progress

    Worst thing

    All management not treated equally, team leaders don’t get enough pay for doing the same job as managers

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    September 2019
  • 4.9/10

    Beauty consultant

    • £5.60 per hour
    • Under 18 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Discount

    Worst thing

    Immature collies

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    September 2019
  • 6.8/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.50 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The staff

    Worst thing

    Customers

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    September 2019
  • 4.5/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Stressed
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    September 2019
  • 3.5/10

    Shop assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Love helping customers with make up

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    September 2019
  • 9.4/10

    Apprentice

    • £5.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Good for students
    3. Proper sick pay
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    September 2019
  • 5.9/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Stressed
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Friendships, Makeup

    Worst thing

    Rude customers and last minute shift changes

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    September 2019
  • 8.5/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.95 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Enough training
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Team

    Worst thing

    Customers

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    September 2019
  • 3.6/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    Some of the people I have met

    Worst thing

    It’s always 1 rule for someone and a different for someone else

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    September 2019
  • 8.5/10

    Sales assistant

    • £6.20 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Close team

    Worst thing

    Quite unorganised

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    September 2019
  • 7.9/10

    Sales advisor

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    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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    September 2019
  • 7.2/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £8.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    The stress

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    September 2019
  • 2.9/10

    Sales advisor

    • £6.20 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Hard to change shifts
    2. Stressed
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Tasks are relatively easy

    Worst thing

    Managers often stick you on tills for ever and don’t treat you with respect

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    September 2019