Boots Reviews

Updated 1 Mar 2021

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3.6
66%
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74%
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Boots Senior Vice President and Managing Director Sebastian James
Sebastian James
401 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good staff area & managers actually helped(in 342 reviews)

  • "staff discount is always a plus(in 225 reviews)

Cons
  • "long hours around holidays such as christmas(in 147 reviews)

  • "Experienced poor management at some stores(in 79 reviews)

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  1. "Review"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Assisatant in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people,great atmosphere, good hours

    Cons

    There are no cons I believe

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  2. "Great support and motivation from management."

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Administration Support in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great support and motivation from management.

    Cons

    Keep up the good work with relevant training.


  3. "Review for job"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Health Care Advisor in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good development and nice staff

    Cons

    There are not many cons

  4. "Pharmacy"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pharmacist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing training provided. Excellent care for all staff.

    Cons

    Organize break hours but otherwise none.

  5. "Friendly environment"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Athlone
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boots part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent pay opportunity, good management, friendly staff

    Cons

    Sometimes tough to get time off

  6. "Perfect"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I worked at Boots part-time

    Pros

    Everyone was so nice, helpful managers, lots of staff so workload is shared and pay is great

    Cons

    shifts are given fairly last minute and no clock in

  7. "It’s a great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Boots Customer Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay for college students

    Cons

    Short staffed at times but really not that many cons

  8. "Boots beaufy"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Boots Beauty Advisor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Boots full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good salary, good hours, good benefits, very generous breaks

    Cons

    Hard to maintain work/life balance with full time hours, very long days, very strict absence policy

  9. "Good company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Electrical Consultant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good atmosphere, friendly, nice colleagues

    Cons

    Could be better to staff

  10. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate in Cork
    Recommends

    I worked at Boots full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The staff and management were all lovely to deal with. Very helpful when starting and training was good. Very friendly environment always putting customers first.

    Cons

    No cons to working with Boots

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