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Subway UK Reviews

Updated January 18, 2018
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Pros
  • Free 6-inch sandwich with each shift (in 103 reviews)

  • You get free food if you work at least 4 hours (in 318 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Teacher in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Teacher in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Subway part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Sandwiches are the greatest sandwiches ever

    Cons

    Often messy on floor, not good

    Advice to Management

    Keep on going


  2. "Sandwich Artist"

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    Current Employee - Subway Sandwich Artist in Exeter, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Subway Sandwich Artist in Exeter, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Subway full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work:) Amazing Team

    Cons

    I do love working here:)

    Advice to Management

    Management are great, no problem with holidays etc.

  3. "sandwich Artist"

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    Former Employee - Student in Nottingham, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Student in Nottingham, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Subway (More than a year)

    Pros

    good co workers
    fast paced
    nice customers

    Cons

    poor management- never around
    Not enough staff

    Advice to Management

    Become more hands on with the business


  4. "too busy at lunch times"

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    Former Employee - Sandwich Artist in Birmingham, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Sandwich Artist in Birmingham, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Subway part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    didnt get past training as didnt like it

    Cons

    unpaid training before you start

    Advice to Management

    pay for training


  5. "great company and benefits"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in Milton Keynes, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Milton Keynes, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Subway full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    wages are fair, great company to work for and company push staff to improve and try to promote within the company

    Cons

    there are absolutely no cons

    Advice to Management

    keep rocking


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Subway"

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    Former Employee - Sandwich Artist in Southport, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Sandwich Artist in Southport, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Subway part-time

    Pros

    Easy to learn and decent pay

    Cons

    Bad work environment unorganised and sloppy

    Advice to Management

    New manager


  7. "Being a sandwich artist"

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    Former Employee - Subway Sandwich Artist in Shipley, Yorkshire and the Humber, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Subway Sandwich Artist in Shipley, Yorkshire and the Humber, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Subway full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Get a meal every day.

    Cons

    Food isn't fresh what so ever. Most stores are franchise so manegeing styles and incentives vary giving the powers that be chance too take advantage.

    Advice to Management

    More incentives for staff and more protection from customers that give staff a hard time

  8. "Subway"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Manchester, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Manchester, England (UK)

    I worked at Subway full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Free food whilst on shift. varies on franchise to franchise.

    Cons

    Not a best place for long term work.

    Advice to Management

    Stop privatising subways to local community, they don,t know how to satisfy customers. its just to fill their pockets.


  9. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)

    I worked at Subway (More than a year)

    Pros

    paid breaks
    great food
    management is fery friendly

    Cons

    need to be very flexible


  10. "Subway"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Exeter, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Manager in Exeter, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Subway full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Paid breaks,
    discounted food,
    NVQ and management training schemes,
    flexible working times/ days
    opportunity to progress

    Cons

    customers can be difficult at times


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