John Lewis & Partners Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Aug 5, 2020

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  1. "good zero hour work in bristol"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Porter in Avonmouth, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    - can earn good money as a student - nice staff in general - outdoor work for part of the day

    Cons

    - long hours, some staff seem run down ie no faith in company

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  2. "."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - John Lewis Sales Assistant in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good discount, nice people, lots to do

    Cons

    Long hours as often there isnt enough cover


  3. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent place to work. Great people working there.

    Cons

    Long hours sometimes. No other cons. Great place to work overall.

  4. "No wonder Retail is dead"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners full-time

    Pros

    Lol hahaha haha hah lol

    Cons

    Management, customers who just come for 'attention', long hours, poor hourly pay, long time staff bullying newer staff

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  5. "Well Paid Student Job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Selling Assistant/Operations Partner in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Good pay for a part time job Mainly really nice and helpful managers, generally supportive

    Cons

    Unnecessarily long hours for part timers who are also students

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  6. "Excellent job prospects and career progression"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners part-time

    Pros

    Hard work, good compensation, culture

    Cons

    Long hours, tedious job patterns

  7. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay for first job when you are young

    Cons

    Long hours. especially during christmas

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  8. "Great place"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners part-time

    Pros

    Lovely people, responsibilities and great benefits

    Cons

    Having to work very long hours on some days and hardly any on others.

  9. "Not bad"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Consultant 

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners part-time

    Pros

    Discount for John Lewis and waitrose was great

    Cons

    Expected to work very long hours over Christmas

  10. "It’s a decent place to work at"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Selling Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at John Lewis & Partners full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Met some great people whilst working there. People I’m still friends with!

    Cons

    Long hours. Lack of structure when working

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