Waitrose & Partners Employee Reviews about "john lewis"

Updated 30 Nov 2020

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4.1
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Waitrose & Partners Managing Director Rob Collins
Rob Collins
683 Ratings
Pros
  • "Nice culture friendly staff good pay flexible hours(in 385 reviews)

  • "Good benefits staff discount across Waitrose and John lewis(in 215 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours sometimes finishing late(in 85 reviews)

  • "Limited opportunities to progress particularly if you work part time(in 65 reviews)

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  1. "Supermarket Assistant"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Supermarket Assistant in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Employee discounts - 25% from Waitrose and John Lewis

    Cons

    None as of yet, thankfully

  2. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Assistant in Gillingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good staff discount in both Waitrose and John Lewis

    Cons

    Customers are usually nice but can sometimes be rude

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  3. "Employees wellbeing is valued"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Supermarket Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners part-time

    Pros

    - Waitrose and John Lewis discount - Annual Bonus - Flexible working hours (Lots of Overtime for part timers) - Everybody I've worked with is lovely!!

    Cons

    - Managers can often load their stresses onto you, lack of staff - Good work not often acknowledged

  4. "Ok but keep your nose clean"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Warehouse Partner (Nights) in Aylesford, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Subsidised canteen Staff discount at Waitrose & John Lewis Profit share Problems can go up the chain to be answered and improvements made Good salary considering the type of work

    Cons

    Hard work High proportion of Eastern Europeans, some of which speak perfect english but communication with those that don't can be difficult.

  5. "Good"

    4.0
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    Former Contractor - Store Assistant and Cashier in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners for more than a year

    Pros

    The staff in the shop are great people to work with. There is a sense of belonging and you also get a 25% off discount on John Lewis and 20% discount in Waitrose.

    Cons

    There might be long shifts and you work long hours on your feet.

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  6. "Enjoyed my time at Waitrose"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Meat and Fish Counter in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Consistent hours, great discount at John Lewis and Waitrose.

    Cons

    Getting holidays can sometimes be a battle.

  7. "Good Saturday job employer"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Supermarket Assistant in Cambridge, England
    Recommends

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Decent pay at 17, nice colleagues, staff discount at Waitrose and John Lewis

    Cons

    Difficult to get time off

  8. "Good job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Assistant 

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time

    Pros

    Friendly environment Good discount to Waitrose and John Lewis Bonus

    Cons

    Can be boring Long hours during festive periods

  9. "Great company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Henley, South East England, England

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time

    Pros

    Good discounts in store and john lewis

    Cons

    Occasionally difficult to get time off

  10. "waitrose"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Cashier 

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time

    Pros

    partnership, bonus, john lewis discount, staff are friendly

    Cons

    long hours, exhausting, not many breaks

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