Pret A Manger
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Pret A Manger Employee Review

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16 May 2017
awful treatment of people no consideration no communication no respect of glbt people would never tell anyone to work there they want too much for little pay
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Pros
zero
Cons
bad management team
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Team Member/Cashier (Former Employee) - london, uk
The company in my opinion is awful, they do not care about their employees. It does not matter how well you work and how hard you work, you are never rewarded in this job. Salaries are not competitive at all, you do not get much as a team member because you have to grow in the company and get higher positions before you get a decent salary. They cut hours as they please and make 1 person do 2 people's job to still profit during certain periods of the year. The managers I have met in my shop were absolutely incompetents, but still in Pret they hire anybody even if you do not speak a word of English. I have even faced a sexist co-worker that made comments on me and my other female co-workers.
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