Thorpe Park Reviews

Updated May 27, 2022

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3.5
56%
Recommend to a Friend
1%
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Thorpe Park General Manager Neil Poulter
Neil Poulter
4 Ratings
Pros
  • "Generous offering of free tickets with the staff Magic Pass(in 20 reviews)

  • "Great benefits - 20 tickets to any merlin attractions(in 10 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Can be long hours especially at fright nights(in 38 reviews)

  • "fright nights(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Fun environment

      May 27, 2022 - Lifeguard 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Easy going and fun job throughout the summer

      Cons

      N/A nothing to comment on

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Student Job

      May 18, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free tickets and staff discount Flexible hours

      Cons

      No fixed finished to work day - you wait until you are sent home

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    3. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Long work hours

      May 20, 2022 - Rides Host (Day Shift) in Staines, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun and entertaining job. All colleagues are nice.

      Cons

      Overworked and underpaid. Customers are rude.

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Rides Host

      Apr 21, 2022 - Rides Host in Chertsey, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Sociable, fun and good hours

      Cons

      Quite low pay and not good in bad weather

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Bad Management

      May 5, 2022 - Retail Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Easy to make friends as they’re all younger

      Cons

      Bad management all had teenagers in charge

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Okay

      Apr 17, 2022 - Rides Operator in Staines, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fast paced environment Meet loads of new people

      Cons

      Not paid enough Open to abuse from all guest

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    7. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Retail Host Review

      Mar 29, 2022 - Retail Host in Staines, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun atmosphere, lots of young people to make friends with,

      Cons

      Long working hours, never given a finish time so couldn't plan the rest of my day.

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Fun but poorly managed

      Mar 18, 2022 - Ride Host 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Really exciting environment - Quite an active position - Learning about operation of coasters is interesting

      Cons

      - Poorly managed - A lot of stress is put onto ride hosts - Employees can be very young and immature

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    9. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Ran very poorly

      Mar 4, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Interesting to be part of

      Cons

      Very poor organisation of staff

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    10. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      DO NOT WORK HERE

      Feb 27, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      there are non, they say they love there team they dont, watch your back

      Cons

      Por Management team, will stab you in the back at any chance they get

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    Thorpe Park has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 168 reviews left anonymously by employees. 56% of employees would recommend working at Thorpe Park to a friend and 38% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -10% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Thorpe Park employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.2 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Thorpe Park. This rating has decreased by -9% over the last 12 months.

    56% of Thorpe Park employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Thorpe Park 3.5 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.7 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

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