Greggs Employee Reviews about "staff discount"

Updated 15 Dec 2020

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3.9
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Greggs CEO Roger Whiteside
Roger Whiteside
450 Ratings
Pros
  • "fairly flexible work hours and good pay(in 154 reviews)

  • "All ok Staff discount and paid breaks(in 96 reviews)

Cons
  • "Very early starts if you work an open shift(in 77 reviews)

  • "Long hours and always need to put customer first(in 73 reviews)

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  1. "Review"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Team Member in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Greggs part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours Extra hours if needed Friendly manager Staff discount weekly pay

    Cons

    Disappointed customers when food isn’t warm

  2. "Greggs"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Team Member 

    I worked at Greggs part-time

    Pros

    A good staff discount offered.

    Cons

    There are not long enough breaks


  3. "Great company to work for!!!"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Team Member in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Weekly pay 25% staff discount 28 day holiday entitlement Fast paced and really easy when you get the hang of it

    Cons

    Short staff Stressful when not enough people to carry out tasks

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  4. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Team Member in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Greggs part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    -Good staff discount -Good training programme for new staff -Paid weekly

    Cons

    No cons, great place to work

  5. "OK job"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Team Member in Warrington, North West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Greggs part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy work. Good breaks. Good staff discount

    Cons

    Early hours. A lot of favouritism from management.

  6. "Good company to work for if you like hard work!"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Sales Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Greggs part-time

    Pros

    Staff discount, great team makes life so much better

    Cons

    Hard work in a amount of time

  7. "alright"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Senior Sales in Cardiff, Wales
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Greggs full-time

    Pros

    Staff discount training in house events

    Cons

    Overworked often expected a lot of

  8. "As expected"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Team Member in Northampton, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Greggs part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Staff discount is very good

    Cons

    Not appreciated by senior management

  9. "Great Job for Students"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Team Member in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Greggs part-time

    Pros

    Pay Friendly Staff Staff Discount

    Cons

    Stressful at times No staff meals

  10. "Good job, bad management"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Team Member 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Greggs part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Salary above NMW, profit share scheme, 50% off staff discount card

    Cons

    Very random shifts, (can work 24hrs a week over 6 days). Not enough contracted hours. Some of the management staff are bullys who sit at their computer for most of the day.

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