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Full Time Position at The Golden Boot

Why you should work for the golden boot?

At the Golden Boot we have a position available in our popular children’s department. Applicants must be enthusiastic, willing to learn and enjoy working in a team environment. Previous retail experience isn’t essential but would be favourable. If this sounds like you, then the position we have available is a Full time/Part time (Minimum 4 Days).

What’s it like working at The Golden Boot and what’s involved in the job?

The Golden Boot is an exciting innovative progressive local brand that is highly successful. The shop was established in 1790 and been a family run business since. The seventh generation is currently Managing director. We have a friendly and enthusiastic team of about 30, The Golden boot is a fun place to work and it gives you the opportunity to make a difference. The job will be focused on our children’s department. We specialise in fitting children’s shoes. This encompasses shoes made in varying width fittings and full and half sizes. The emphasis is on the fitter to understand the customer’s needs, measure the child’s feet and find the most appropriate product to fit the foot allowing for growth. Successful applicants will be professionally trained in shoe fitting. Applicants obviously need to like working with children, be patient and of a considerate nature. We offer a very competitive pay structure with commission on what you sell. We also offer store discount on all of our lovely products.

We would love for you to work with us so the next step is sending us your CV and a covering letter, outlining why you think you are the person for the job. All applications must be addressed ‘Recruitment’. We do not accept electronic applications and we won’t accept an application without a covering letter. If you require any more information please don’t hesitate to give us a call alternatively drop in and have a chat.

orange uniformA few of our part-time team.

Race for life










Team Golden Boot taking part in ‘The Race For Life’ Cancer research
















Supporting the local community, The Golden Boot are proud sponsors of Maidstone Tag Rugby

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What Makes Geox Special?

Geox – Back to School Analysis

geox breathes (more…)

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Kate Middleton’s New Shoes

Congratulations to Tabitha, a member of our staff for being shortlisted to design a pair of shoes for Kate Middleton.

Today to mark the start of the Queen’s Jubilee celebrations, Kate and the Queen will be visiting De Montford University where Tabitha studies Footwear Design to judge the competition.

Tabitha useds daisies and pink leather in her design. and says that: “Being chosen would mean the world to me”. (more…)

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Christmas Lights

Maidstone is getting Festive, the Christmas lights are being put up on Gabriels Hill today.

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Warehouse progress

Warehouse extention progress.

Decorating works are still being done inside, pictures to come soon!

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The Golden Boot £200 Prize Draw winner announced

Congratulations to Sara Whitehead who won £200 The Golden Boot vouchers in our prize draw.

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Review: Dasco All Protector spray

A tin of this all protector spray should always be in your shoe care kit. We advise that any new shoes: leather, canvas and especially suede and nubuck need to be sprayed with this protector spray befre wearing to help protect the material against water, dirt and stains.

If you use the item regularly, use this protector spray once a week to maintain its properties.

The protector spray can also be used on handbags.

The protector spray is available instore and online from The Golden Boot sundries selection

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