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How much holidays per year

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6.6 weeks holiday (including bank holidays); but we are a retail business that's open on weekends and bank holidays, so some weekend/evening/bank holiday flexibility is expected.

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Your guaranteed Christmas day the other 364 you have to fight for quite viscously

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Over 6 weeks

Answered - Customer Service Advisor (Former Employee) - Scotswood Newcastle upon Tyne

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6.6 weeks annual leave is very good.

Answered - Customer Service Advisor (Former Employee) - Colchester

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6.5 weeks if you work all the bank holidays and give up all the time you have and are only allowed to take holidays when they are allocated to you by the managers, never when you want them to

Answered - Customer Service Advisor (Former Employee) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Cannot remember but we were expected to work bank holidays.

Answered - Customer Service Advisor (Former Employee) - Colwick, Nottingham

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If you put on hols request you get grilled and i guarantee they will pick your dates to suit them

Answered - Trade Counter Assistant (Former Employee) - Swansea. Morfa

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6.6 weeks per year, Jan to Dec which includes days added on in place of bank holidays, which they expect you to work, and why they provide you additional holiday to take at other less busy times.

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8 weeks holidays

Answered - Customer Service Assistant (Former Employee) - Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire

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6.6 weeks per year but be careful, they try to take some off you in the hope you don't notice

Answered - Customer Service Advisor (Former Employee) - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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