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Bannatyne Group Reviews

Updated 25 Jun 2019

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Bannatyne Group CEO Justin Musgrove
Justin Musgrove
93 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free gym membership and use of facilities(in 17 reviews)

  • "Free gym membership, great training opportunities, good management support and career progression if you want it(in 14 reviews)

Cons
  • "Would like there to be some sick pay(in 8 reviews)

  • "Minimum wage for some roles that deserve more, maternity/paternity, sick pay etc is behind vs other big employers(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "great"

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    Current Employee - Personal Trainer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bannatyne Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    great company to work for and management is very supportive

    Cons

    no cons that I have had

    Advice to Management

    none

    Bannatyne Group2019-06-13

    Bannatyne Group Response

    June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

    Thank you for the great feedback – it’s always good to hear colleagues’ positive experiences of working at Bannatyne and we appreciate the time you’ve taken to leave this review. All the best Roxanne

  2. "good place of work"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bannatyne Group full-time

    Pros

    customer facing and interaction with the public

    Cons

    hours are sometimes demanding but its the industry you work in

    Bannatyne Group2019-06-25
  3. "Forward thinking company"

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    Current Employee - General Manager in Darlington, North East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bannatyne Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A great welcome aboard from a forward thinking organisation. Positive, can do attitude and an eagerness to support colleagues. Great online platform for training and numerous opportunities for professional development. Positive networking encouraged. Hard work, but rewarding. As ever, the best part of the job comes from working with great people.

    Cons

    The role can have a 24 hours a day feel.

    Advice to Management

    Work hard and reap the rewards

    Bannatyne Group2019-06-10

    Bannatyne Group Response

    June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

    Thank you for the great review, its so nice to hear what a positive experience you have working with us. We're so passionate about giving the best experience for our members, so our standards and expectations are high. To ensure our staff are able to meet and exceed this, we provide ...

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  4. "Friendly atmosphere"

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    Current Employee - Cafe Bar Assistant in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bannatyne Group part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    40% staff discount. Possibility to use all the facilities for free

    Cons

    Short lunch break. Minimum wage salary

    Bannatyne Group2019-06-06

    Bannatyne Group Response

    June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, your feedback is much appreciated. All the best, Roxanne

  5. "Ok"

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    Former Employee - Receptionist in Norwich, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Bannatyne Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Free gym membership and discount in food and drink

    Cons

    No career progression, not enough hours provided for front of house staff

    Advice to Management

    Look after committee staff and offer promotion to existing employees

    Bannatyne Group2019-06-18

    Bannatyne Group Response

    June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

    Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. It is disappointing that your experience at Bannatyne's was not that of the Company standard and we will take on board the comments you have made as we strive to internally promote where we can and provide both internal and accredited ...

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  6. "Administrator"

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      Current Employee - Office Administrator 

      I have been working at Bannatyne Group part-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      Been working here for 5 years, great opportunities and a very progressive company to work for

      Cons

      No downsides to the company

      Bannatyne Group2019-06-03

      Bannatyne Group Response

      June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

      5* incredible. This is a great example of what working for Bannatyne can be like. We will do anything to ensure that our staff have a positive experience and we ensure this through training our employees to the highest standard. With over 5 years service you are a true ambassador ...

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    • "Great Company"

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      Current Employee - Sales & Marketing Manager in London, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Bannatyne Group full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Friendly Environment Progression Opportunities Gym Membership Discounts Support & Training

      Cons

      Travel Location Dependent Average Salary Shift Times

      Bannatyne Group2019-06-17

      Bannatyne Group Response

      June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

      Thanks for the great review! Great to see you're taking advantage of the amazing benefits, including free membership for yourself and progression / training opportunities. Due to the nature of our business, we do ask our staff to be flexible with the hours they work, which would ...

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    • "Bannatyne's Gives Back What You Put In"

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      Current Employee - Group Head of Membership & SPA Contact Centre in Darlington, North East England, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Bannatyne Group full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      Since joining the Bannatyne Group 8 years ago, my career has skyrocketed. Being in such an agile company, good ideas can be implemented in a short timeframe. It's fantastic to see the impact you are able to have on the business manifest itself in group policies and commercial decisions. I've seen my development aided by strong and motivational leadership. The company has a 'promote from within culture' and there are...

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      Cons

      We could use some field based trainers to aid staff development!

      Bannatyne Group2019-05-29

      Bannatyne Group Response

      June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

      Thank you for the great feedback – it’s always good to hear employees’ positive experiences of working at Bannatyne and we appreciate the time you have taken to leave this review. As we look to become an employer of choice, and create an enjoyable and rewarding working environment ...

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    • "Much improved"

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      Current Employee - Regional Administrator in Skelmersdale, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Bannatyne Group full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Staff benefits & opportunity for further education

      Cons

      work/life balance could be better for a health club

      Bannatyne Group2019-06-11

      Bannatyne Group Response

      June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

      Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we will take your feedback onboard, as we look to become an employer of choice this feedback is essential to help us improve. All the best, Roxanne

    • "Great place to work"

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      Current Employee - Front of House in Ashford, Kent, South East England, England
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Bannatyne Group part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Free membership, Lots of training benefits including first aid. Different departments to work in. All employees welcoming.

      Cons

      Shift patterns not great, long hours, 5.30am starts or 10pm finish, 8 hour shifts on your feet. NMW

      Bannatyne Group2019-06-10

      Bannatyne Group Response

      June 24, 2019Senior HR Assistant

      Thanks for writing a lovely review, we're really glad you enjoyed working with us and experienced our great internal development opportunities. We also appreciate your feedback about where you feel improvements could be made as we look to become an employer of choice this feedback ...

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