Abbeyfield
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Interviews at Abbeyfield

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Abbeyfield.
Interview experience
Based on 27 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 27 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 27 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Abbeyfield

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 5.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
59%
About a week
22%
About two weeks
7%
More than one month
7%
About a month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
80%
Background check
28%
Written test
24%
Phone call/screening
8%
Problem solving exercises
8%
Least reported steps
Presentation
0%
Drug test
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Abbeyfield

  • Very good I was made very welcome and felt relaxed
    Shared on 11 July 2020 - Deputy House Manager - Llandudno, Conwy
  • Very personal and professional
    Shared on 13 August 2017 - Care Assistant - Bridge of Weir
  • In the interview it was very good and made the job satisfying and look fun and good people to work with.
    Shared on 12 June 2017 - Care Assistant - Taunton, Somerset

Interview tips at Abbeyfield

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)48%
  • They didn’t have a dress code28%
  • Formal (business suit)16%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)4%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Abbeyfield

  • Don’t bother
    Shared on 21 July 2019 - Care worker - Honiton, Devon
  • Be yourself
    Shared on 4 January 2019 - Support Worker - Merseyside

The first interview at Abbeyfield

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed25%
  • Other online job site13%
  • Recruiter contacted me13%
  • Employee referral13%
  • Paper application12%

How candidates received their first interview at Abbeyfield

  • Looked on indeed
    Shared on 11 November 2020 - Care Assistant - Epping
  • I was contacted by an agency who asked if I would be interested in applying. I had no care experience but I did have transferable skills.
    Shared on 23 September 2020 - Care at home - Horsted Keynes, East Sussex