WHSmith

  • UK
  • Retailers
whsmith.co.uk

Good Jobs Score

Our assessment of how good the jobs are at WHSmith, based on what 10 employees have told us.

Before you apply for a job at WHSmith, know what it’s really like…

We’ve surveyed 10 current employees about their job at WHSmith. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Overall pay range £6.15–8.23

From 7 hourly employees

  • Pays less than the Real Living Wage

    Not great
  • People get paid every month

Hours

  • This employer uses low hours and part time contracts

  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • There’s no consistency in when people get their schedule

    Not great
  • Some managers change people’s shifts at short notice

    Not great
  • People don't get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Bad
  • Most people find it hard to change shifts

    Not great

Benefits

  • People don’t get paid breaks

    Not great
  • People only get the legal minimum amount of sick pay

    Not great
  • Most people find it easy to book holidays

    Good

Workplace

  • People don't get enough training when they start

    Bad
  • Most people are given support to progress here

    Good
  • People don’t feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Bad
  • People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Bad