Updated 29 Sep 2019

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    “Great job satisfaction and lovely environment”

    Former Employee – Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Mamas & Papas part-time

    Pros

    I earned money over summer/great and supportive team around me/kind and caring managers who always allowed me to take time off when I needed to for family events/lovely and polite customers

    Cons

    Store often got very busy and was hard with only 4/5 employees on the shopfloor/customers sometimes got angry and frustrated when spending a great deal and orders being messed up or damaged in transit

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    “Sales Advisor”

    Former Employee – Sales Advisor in Huddersfield, England

    Doesn’t Recommend

    Neutral Outlook

    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mamas & Papas part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Everybody gets equal pay regardless of age

    Cons

    Management are immature, get involved with collegeues personal lives and make the younger members of staff feel unimportant.

    Advice to Management

    Don’t bring their personal problems into the work environment.

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    “Don’t do it”

    Current Employee – Sales Assistant in Huddersfield, England

    Doesn’t Recommend

    Negative Outlook

    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mamas & Papas part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay- £8.25 an hour

    Cons

    Unprofessional management
    Never rewarded
    Hardly any training

    Advice to Management

    Please be more professional

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    “Mamas and papas liverpool”

    Former Employee – Sales Advisor in Liverpool, England

    Doesn’t Recommend

    Neutral Outlook

    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mamas & Papas full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good discounts and offers for staff

    Cons

    Badly run, bad management, no pleasing them

    Advice to Management

    Please treat staff fairly

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    “The role is good but staff are cliquey”

    Current Employee – Head Office Employee in Huddersfield, England

    Recommends

    Neutral Outlook

    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mamas & Papas full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Salary and benefits are generous

    Cons

    Staff can be cliquey in head office and management forget they are managers and should be mindful to be manager first and friend later.

    Advice to Management

    Be aware of your team’s mood and general well-being.

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    “Catty management”

    Former Employee – Retail Merchandiser in Huddersfield, England

    I worked at Mamas & Papas full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great canteen facilities and staff discount.
    Some fantastic staff who are friendly.

    Cons

    Expected to work way above your hours for very low pay, even for a graduate.
    Senior directors do not acknowledge lower staff in offices. Real hierarchy system.

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    “Great place to work”

    Current Employee – Anonymous Employee 

    Recommends

    Positive Outlook

    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mamas & Papas full-time

    Pros

    From an IT perspective some aspects utilising new technologies but other areas stuck in the past

    Cons

    Lack of career development opportunities.

    Advice to Management

    Adapt to change and forward think to the future

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    “Mamas and Papas Stratford”

    Former Employee – Retail Sales Consultant in Stratford, London, England

    Recommends

    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Mamas & Papas part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The staff, management and entire atmosphere of the store is great. The store really go out of their way to delivery great customer service and make sure their staff are happy, confident and well trained and prepared/to achieve targets. I would absolutely recommend anyone to join Mamas and Papas as a brand, it’s been a really wonderful experience.

    Cons

    Nothing! I wouldn’t change a thing.

    Advice to Management

    The management team have always been really supportive of me and treated me well, even in moving on to another employer. Don’t change anything!

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    “Avoid Westfield Stratford city branch”

    Former Employee – Anonymous Employee in Huddersfield, England

    I worked at Mamas & Papas part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Staff discount 25% of full price products and on sale items too
    Pay £9.25 p/hr
    Good colleagues to work with

    Cons

    Too much pressure to reach unrealistic targets
    Very little to no training on products and tills,
    Biased and unprofessional management who sit in the office all day or are either going out for a cigarette break very 5 minutes, very toxic environment.
    Staff can’t talk to each other even while doing their job.

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    “Great place to work”

    Current Employee – Anonymous Employee 

    Recommends

    Positive Outlook

    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mamas & Papas full-time

    Pros

    Company investing in New Products

    Cons

    Limited knowledge on NPD in senior management

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