On occasion Debenhams require background checks. They usually take a few weeks but it all depends on time of the year.
Answered - Supervisor (Former Employee) - London
No i never had any background checks
Answered - Cleaner (part-time) (Former Employee) - Lancaster
Just an interview asking basic interview questions
Answered - Food Service Advisor (Former Employee) - Hanley, Staffordshire
Depends on the working field you want to work in. For example if you want to work in the cleaning section then you need to have the experience of cleaning which would make you look good in front of the supervisor.
Answered - Cleaner (part-time) (Current Employee) - Birmingham, West Midlands
Yes- Criminal record only
Answered - Sales Advisor (Former Employee) - Reading, Berkshire
No CRB required but References are needed.
Doesn't take too long.
Answered - TSA (Former Employee) - London
As far as I am aware Debenhams don't require background checks.
Answered - Sales Assistant (Christmas Temp) (Former Employee) - Aberdeen City
Standard two references required, as well as standard question about eligibility to work in the UK and question about unspent criminal convictions (Simple Yes or No)
Answered - Senior Sales Adviser (Current Employee) - London
No background checks
Answered - Sale Advisor (Former Employee) - Sutton, Greater London
No- only proof of eligibility to work in the UK and needs 2 references
Answered - Sales Manager (Former Employee) - Lancashire