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Waitrose & Partners

Breakroom Rating
based on 107 job reviews
6.1/10
  • UK
  • Supermarkets
waitrose.com

Waitrose & Partners job reviews

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  • 5.5/10

    Hgv driver

    • £13.15 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Great friends

    Worst thing

    Turning up sometime

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    April 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Warehouseman

    • £10.11 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Unsafe workplace

    Best thing

    Always finish on time
    Overtime available

    Worst thing

    Working nights

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    April 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Assistant

    • £9.90 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Camaraderie

    Worst thing

    Hours pay

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    April 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Supermarket assistant

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    All those around me. Customers and colleagues

    Worst thing

    Lack of communication and support

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    March 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Team leader

    • £9.84 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Recommends their team
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Supervisor

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    The staff

    Worst thing

    Rotas

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    March 2020
  • 2.7/10

    Shop assistant

    • £9.34 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Worst thing

    Hours

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    March 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Sales assistant

    • £10.67 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice
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    March 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Driver

    • £9.79 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    March 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Cleaning supervisor

    • Manages people
    • £14.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not enough training
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Working my own hours,early start and finish.

    Worst thing

    Sometimes doing 7 days a week no day off,

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    March 2020
  • 6.6/10

    supermarket assistant

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Customer delivery driver

    • £8.77 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Spending time outside
    Most customers are pleasant

    Worst thing

    Short time schedules with no room for delays, poor planning and job could be made smoother with better scheduling.

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    March 2020
  • 8.9/10

    Supermarket assistant

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Customer interaction, colleagues

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    March 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Store assistant

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

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Stressed
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    March 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Sales assistant

    • £12,000 per year, working a 35 hour week
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Team

    Worst thing

    Not always being appreciated

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    March 2020
  • 4.7/10

    Supermarket assistant

    • £10.05 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    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

    My team members

    Worst thing

    Too much pressure to do extra when the team is already stretched

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    March 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Assistant manager

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. No paid breaks
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    February 2020
  • 8.6/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.03 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    February 2020
  • 8.6/10

    Assistant team manager

    • Manages people
    • £23,200 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Flexibility of hours.

    Worst thing

    Working weekends.

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    February 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Retail assistant

    • £9.84 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Being treated as a person not a number

    Worst thing

    Others not doing their job and I have to do it.

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    February 2020