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Boots Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Aug 30, 2021

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3.5
62%
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62%
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Boots Senior Vice President and Managing Director Sebastian James
Sebastian James
1,006 Ratings

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  • "Poor management; timetabled me too many hours and didnt listen when i told them.(in 416 reviews)
  • "managers don't know what they are doing they bully there staff especially in central london stores(in 216 reviews)
  • "6pm shift = long hours to be on your feet all day (can't sit down at the tills)(in 193 reviews)
  • "No work life balance(in 39 reviews)
  • "flexible working hours(in 36 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great safe place to work

    Sep 16, 2020 - Visual Merchandiser 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Safe clean environment. A company that encourages healthy work life balance and promotes health in general across employees

    Cons

    There could be better benefits offered

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Good

    Apr 18, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good work life balance is good

    Cons

    Nothing to be honest .

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  3. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Boots Pharmacist

    Apr 19, 2017 - Pharmacist 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great customer care and training.

    Cons

    Rigid and unflexible with work life balance

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Good to work for

    Dec 1, 2021 - Customer Advisor in Leeds, England
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good work life balance and pays well

    Cons

    Shift times can be late or really early

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Great place to build a career

    Oct 17, 2019 - Human Resources Manager in Nottingham, England
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Friendly culture, opportunities for progression, people are willing to help

    Cons

    Work life balance can be tough to manage at times

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  6. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Boots Store Manager

    Jul 20, 2022 - Store Manager in Cambridge, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    The staff discounts were really good especially on Boots own brand products

    Cons

    The working hours and a complete lack of work life balance.

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  7. 1.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Store manager

    Mar 9, 2021 - Store Manager/Store Leader in Oxford, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    You get days off now and again

    Cons

    Work life balance is poor

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