You can find Waitrose jobs throughout the UK at Waitrose supermarkets, John Lewis Food Halls, and some third-party outlets. Waitrose itself has more than 230 branches in the UK
- Waitrose jobs are some of the most attractive jobs in the UK; there is good evidence that customers like Waitrose more than any other supermarket
In 2010, in an independent poll of 6,000 shoppers, conducted by Verdict research, Waitrose were voted top food and grocery retailer. Waitrose's focus has always been on quality and service, but recently value for money has come to the fore in the introduction of the essential Waitrose range1.
Entry levels and shift patterns for Waitrose jobs
Waitrose jobs are offered at all entry levels, under a wide range of shift patterns. Full-time involves working only five days per week, leaving you enough time to do other things! Part-time is flexible, so, before going for job interviews, work out what would be the best work pattern for you. Then you can see which jobs are best for your lifestyle.
Waitrose jobs - further reading
- Waitrose job levels - learn how to achieve store manager status as a school leaver or graduate.
- Waitrose operations - get some idea of Waitrose operations in your region to see if it might be worth your while pursuing a region-wide job search. For instance, Waitrose doesn't have many stores in the North-West, so it might be better concentrating your efforts on chains like Morrisons if you want a supermarket job in that area of the country.
1. Waitrose Jobs, 20 Nov 2010. Waitrose's recruitment site.