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8 hour shifts 1/2 hour for food and 2 x 15 minute breaks.Usually there is overtime available. Managers are usually lenient for hospital/doctors/children related appointments.

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It is still The Royal Mail. The positives are you may work at a location temporarily/ choose your hours. Work for several recruitment agencies. The negatives are standing for long hours on a hard floor. 15 minute breaks (3 minutes to get to canteen and 3 back and 4 minutes to go to the toilet leaving 5 minutes to queue to pay for hot beverage and drink it. 20 minutes is a better time for break.

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Weekly only

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Just follow the online application

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It's just temp Christmas work so no tips for interview except make sure you have all the paperwork

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Yes , staff will listen to you and share their experience. Royal mail has a tradition of holding onto people and with that , vast experiences.

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Equally and respectfully

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Someone who sorts mail to address and location for delivery

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Yes is weekly paid

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No evening work in the office you need a large uniot for evening work.

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