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Waitrose & Partners Reviews

Updated 16 Jan 2020

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3.8
72%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
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Waitrose & Partners Managing Director Rob Collins
Rob Collins
490 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay nice manager happy staff(in 258 reviews)

  • "Good discount at Waitrose & John Lewis(in 185 reviews)

Cons
  • "Hard to progress when on part time hours(in 55 reviews)

  • "Early starts and long hours at night(in 54 reviews)

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  1. "Perfect job alongside studies"

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    Former Employee - Supermarket Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lovely people Treated well Great pay and benefits

    Cons

    Christmas can get quite stressful

    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-16
  2. "Flexible and supportive"

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    Former Employee - Customer Support Manager in Bracknell, England

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexible with part time opportunities.

    Cons

    Limited with personal development and progression paths

    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-16
  3. "great"

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    Former Employee - Supermarket Assistant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good atmosphere to work in

    Cons

    not really any job progression

    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-15
  4. "Lives up to expectations"

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    Current Employee - Supermarket Assistant in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great team who are easy to get on with Management are very friendly and genuinely seem to care about you Lovely customers Vibrant atmosphere in store

    Cons

    Break could be longer Management occasionally a little disorganised - pre approved holiday time was not printed on the rota, leading to confusion

    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-14
  5. "Great team of people to work with"

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    Current Employee - Team Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great people, great ethos, busy job with no 2 days the same

    Cons

    Lack of progression available in some roles, technology behind the times.

    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-14
  6. "Great perks"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Milton Keynes, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Discounts at Waitrose and John Lewis. Really good flexibility for students - I worked during the holidays when I wasn't at uni

    Cons

    Management could have been better

    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-14
  7. "Review"

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    Current Employee - OTX in Canterbury, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Love working here. If you want to succeed you will.

    Cons

    Not applicable and no comment

    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-14
  8. "Excellent Workplace"

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    Current Employee - Waitrose Supermarket Assistant in Kenilworth, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A positive and inclusive working environment

    Cons

    No real significant cons to note.

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    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-12
  9. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Supermarket Assistant 

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Staff benefits Flexible hours Friendly staff Overall a lovely place to work

    Cons

    Honestly, I can’t complain about much being there.

    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-12
  10. "Great company to work for before Uni"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Staines, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    I learnt time management skills, how to work in a team and the importance of teamwork.

    Cons

    None that I can think of

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    Waitrose & Partners2020-01-12
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