Ernest Jones

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Online exam, phone interview, face to face interview

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Depends on your manager. We wasn’t allowed it at all, although uniform policy didn’t state this so they can’t argue if you did

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Monthly payment

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Well established company (60 years) so they’ve build a prestigious name and reputation. Ensure all diamonds are ethically sourced so you know you’re working for a company that isn’t solely focused on their own profits.

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20% off during your probation period which is the first 6 months of employment. 30% off after 5 months. 10% off items which are already discounted. 40% off of one transaction after every anniversary of you working there.

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I’m 17 and they took me on with no issues. Some of the other girls also started at 17, so I don’t think age is an issue. I’ve had zero experience with jewellery in the past, I’ve picked up a bit about different metals and their suitability for different people through the observations I’ve been having to do. Helps knowing some basics, like which brands are sold in store and some basics on diamond clarity.

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Management would be more welcoming and higher contracts plus extra benefits for good workers

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If you want to take a day holiday, you have to take a whole week and if you don’t take enough holiday in three months they force you to take it, it can’t be rolled over.

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