Working for McDonald’s is more than just a job. We’re a business that aims to have a positive impact in everything we do. We offer good value, quality food and a fantastic experience for our customers. But it’s not just about the millions of meals we serve each year. It’s also about the hundreds of communities across the UK where you’ll find our restaurants, and the thousands of people who work in those. It’s about you. Whatever you want to get out of your career – with McDonald’s, you can.
Things move fast at McDonald’s, whether we’re serving our customers or helping our people build their futures. In our workplace, we promote flexibility, opportunity, equality and development. McDonald’s employees come from all walks of life, but share a common approach: positivity. We know that happy employees help to make happy customers, so we want you to enjoy your work.
Over 85% of McDonald’s employees told us that they love the flexibility their job offers them
9 in 10 of our Business Managers started with us as Crew Members
1/3 of our executive team started their career in one of our restaurants
Each year we invest £43 million in training to develop our people
Training & development
Great opportunities at McDonald’s come with training to match. Every year, we invest over £43 million in developing our people. Every one of our employees working for McDonald’s has the opportunity to take part in structured training, whether it’s in customer service, team work or financial management. Plus, you can achieve an array of qualifications with us, many of them nationally recognised.
We are delighted to have won the Large Youth Friendly Employer of the Year 2019 at the Youth Employment UK Awards in recognition of our commitment to youth employment.
Youth Employment UK helps UK organisations build and maintain a youth friendly culture by helping organisations overcome barriers young people have to employment and to ultimately create accessible opportunities for them.
Achieving this award recognises the opportunities we offer and the training we have in place to help maximise the potential of all young people.
For support on how to build your employability skills, visit the Get Job Ready site below for great tips and advice.