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Let's be part of something Together

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Our values show what matters most to us and tell the world what McDonald's stands for. We live by them every day. All across the world. From our restaurant-working colleagues, right through to the farmers in our supply chain. Our core values and commitment define who we are and guide everything we do. Making sure we can continue to evolve alongside a changing world. Read on to discover how we bring them to life.

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We serve over 3.8 million people every single day across the UK and Ireland, so it's important we put our customers and people first. We work to make every interaction at McDonald's special. Whether you're a customer, or part of the team, your safety and wellbeing is our top priority. That's why we always take the time to serve you and our customers in the safest way possible.

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We open our doors to all walks of life. Inclusion is about everyone feeling like they can be themselves and belong at work. It’s about having a level playing ground and knowing that we have the same access to opportunities. We all have a part to play when it comes to inclusion as it takes each of us to make a change for all of us.

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We do what's right by our people and community. Because we understand how our business decisions can make an impact on those around us and the world we live in. That's why our actions are driven by responsible business growth. We do all we can to ensure our products are sourced sustainably, throughout our supply chain. And it's always our priority to keep you and our customers safe.

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With over 1400 restaurants across the UK and Ireland, we take care of our communities so we can better serve our customers. In order for our customers to feel good about our food, our company, and the impact we have, it's our role to give back. So, let's be there for our communities together.

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Our Team

Behind our Golden Arches is a community of crew, farmers, suppliers, franchisees, and countless others who make up who we are as a brand. It’s every person that makes McDonald’s what it is today and what it has been for over 65 years. Each part comes together to make sure we keep delivering memorable moments to customers, and grow our business ambitions. With trust, support and care, we are better together.


Investors in People | Gold

Our policies invest in our people, and we make sure we live these policies.

Top Employer Awards

Best for Career Progression for Women. Our initiatives helped develop the next female leaders.

Top Employer Awards

Overall Top Employer. We do everything we can to promote an inspiring and inclusive work culture.


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Disability Confident

At McDonald's, we're proud to be part of the Disability Confident scheme. We're committed to supporting diversity and equality, and representing an inclusive community.

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We're delighted to have signed up to the #AgeFriendlyEmployerPledge. A nationwide programme for employers to celebrate the value of older workers.

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What we offer

Flexible working hours to support balanced life and work together. Feel supported together. Develop new skills and experiences together.

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Answering your frequently asked questions on our application process, our roles, and what it's like to work at McDonald's.

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