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Boots Reviews

Updated 1 Apr 2020

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3.4
59%
Recommend to a Friend
68%
Approve of CEO
Boots Senior Vice President and Managing Director Sebastian James
Sebastian James
210 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay esp for younger employees(in 270 reviews)

  • "Good extra benefits and staff discount(in 177 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Good place for students"

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    Current Employee - Customer Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boots part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay Job satisfaction Flexible working hours for students

    Cons

    Lack of training Breaks are too long

    Boots2019-10-21
  2. "Easy work"

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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant 

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    The staff were very nice

    Cons

    The shifts can be long

    Boots2020-03-25
  3. "Good for part time"

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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Dundrum, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay in comparison to other retailers I worked in fragrance which meant I often got to help pick out gifts for customers loved ones.

    Cons

    Some store managers weren't very accommodating to needs regarding time off. Gossiping

    Boots2020-04-01
  4. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Retail Assistant in Dublin, Dublin

    I worked at Boots part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Hours and Wages were good

    Cons

    No extra hours to work

    Boots2020-03-08
  5. "Nice place to work"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate in Cork
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Boots full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good discount Often busy so shift goes quickly Friendly staff and approachable management Easy-going about holidays/time off

    Cons

    Sometimes there's rude clients A bit disorganised with rosters

    Boots2020-02-23
  6. "friendly"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    discount and meeting new people

    Cons

    not as many hours as needed

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    Boots2020-03-04
  7. "Sales assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Can’t remember to be honest

    Cons

    Poor management Unfair to staff Not proffessional

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    Boots2020-01-09
  8. "customer assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Boots part-time

    Pros

    good pay and it goes up.

    Cons

    no promotions to work towards.

    Boots2019-12-02
  9. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Geschäftsführer / Co-Eigentümer 

    I have been working at Boots full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Training days are helpful for the final exam occurring once a month for one or two days.

    Cons

    Understaffed, busy and sometimes very stressful especially in times coming up to christmas. Pay is poor for the effort put in.

    Boots2019-12-09
  10. "Assistant Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Discounted products available to staff

    Cons

    Very poor management throughout the company

    Boots2019-12-09
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