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Nottingham, England (UK)
10000+ employees
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Drug & Health Stores
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Here at Boots UK we’ve been looking and feeling good for 170 years. We’re one of the oldest and most trusted names on the British High Street and our roots have been firmly based in Nottingham from day one – starting with a small store offering ... Read more

Mission: To be the first choice for pharmacy, health and beauty - caring for people, customers and communities everywhere.

Boots Reviews

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    "Christmas Part-time Retail Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I worked at Boots part-time

    Pros

    I worked at Boots St Helens Merseyside between November 2017 and January 2018 and I had a really good time there. The staff were brilliant, friendly and helpful., including the Manager. I received a present on leaving and it was quite emotional. I can honestly say I enjoyed every minute. They all supported me with regards to my application for my current role with public services. I would definitely recommend working at Boots, St Helens ! One of the members of staff had been there for over 20 years and was still eager, loyal and really nice !

    Cons

    No cons whatsoever as there is nothing to improve

    Advice to Management

    Carry on the very good work

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Boots Photos

Boots photo of: Christmas Jumper Day at our Support Office
Boots photo of: Celebrating our colleagues at our annual Best of the Best Awards - here are our Store of the Year winners, St. Neots!
Boots photo of: Celebrating our amazing colleagues who are part of our 50 Year Club with a special event at the historic Boot family home.
Boots photo of: We love fancy dress on Children in Need Day!
Boots photo of: Children in Need Day 2018 at our Nottingham Support Office!
Boots photo of: Children in Need 2018 in our stores!
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Boots Interviews

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    Assistant Marketing Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Nottingham, England (UK)
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 7+ weeks. I interviewed at Boots (Nottingham, England (UK)) in October 2014.

    Interview

    Applied direct with cv and covering letter after seeing vacancy advertised on Boots careers. Contacted by a recruiter, who suggested I consider a different vacant role instead of the one I'd applied for. Said I wanted a marketing role. Invited to a first round interview, which include a maths and competency test, as well as a competency based interview, and CV walk through. Invited to a second interview approximately 2 weeks later with a different, more senior manager.

    Interview Questions

    • Give an example of when you challenged the status quo at work   Answer Question
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Boots Awards & Accolades

  • Stars Awards, Retail Week Rising, 2014
  • RAD Awards Best use of social media in recruitment, RADs, 2014
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