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Updated 27 Jan 2023

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Found 5,774 of over 6K reviews
3.5
60% Recommend to a Friend
Boots Senior Vice President and Managing Director Sebastian James
62% Approve of CEO

Found 5,784 of over 6K reviews

3.5
60%
Recommend to a Friend
62%
Approve of CEO
Boots Senior Vice President and Managing Director Sebastian James
Sebastian James
1,099 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay good management nice colleagues(in 456 reviews)

  • "i would say staff discount for sure(in 287 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours sometimes with very short breaks(in 210 reviews)

  • "Struggled to get a work/life balance(in 49 reviews)

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    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good employer

      3 Jan 2023 - Sales Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good team atmosphere. Fair working conditions.

      Cons

      No real negatives come to mind

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Hi

      19 Jan 2023 - Customer Assistant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good to work for good pay

      Cons

      Don’t know just wanted to use website

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to work

      15 Jan 2023 - Customer Assistant in Galway
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great people to work with Friendly staff Learned a lot from this job I will apply throughout my whole career Opportunity for progression Really enjoyed my time working there hence why I stayed for so long

      Cons

      Not much life outside of work Long hours, weekends, bank hols etc but that’s all retail work

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    5. 2.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Poor Place to Work

      17 Jan 2023 - Sales Associate/Cashier 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pays above minimum wage (approx. 11.80 euro)

      Cons

      Long hours Hostile work environment with lots of bitchiness and bullying that management fails to manage Poor discount - only 12.5% for most products and 25% for Boots own brands like No7

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great job

      3 Dec 2022 - Waitress 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Friendly understanding staff, great place to work

      Cons

      Roster changes without notice which can get annoying

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good place to work

      1 Dec 2022 - Pro Shop Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Very Good benefits from companies

      Cons

      The pay isn’t very good

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      s

      14 Dec 2022 - Pharmcay Technician 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      primarily well staffed, so not always working alone

      Cons

      too many targets and rules

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Fair place to work

      23 Nov 2022 - Customer Assistant in Cork
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      rest training and opportunities to move up in the shop

      Cons

      sometimes stressful working in the pharmacy with medications etc

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    10. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Ok

      28 Dec 2022 - Over the Counter Assistant in Cork
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Hours are ok during dayb

      Cons

      Bad pay terrible terrible pay

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    11. 4.0