Bright Horizons Family Solutions
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Interviews at Bright Horizons Family Solutions

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Bright Horizons Family Solutions.
Interview experience
Based on 154 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 154 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 152 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Bright Horizons Family Solutions

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
36%
About a week
19%
About a month
19%
More than one month
13%
About two weeks
13%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
82%
Phone call/screening
47%
Background check
41%
Group interview
11%
Written test
9%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
1%
They have no interview
1%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Bright Horizons Family Solutions

  • Lots of filling out forms/questionnaire at the end. Talking about the role, If you’re liked they give you the offer. Trial run for half an hour to see how you are with the children.
    Shared on 26 September 2018
  • Was shown around by deputy manager (who left a month later) for 10 minutes, took file of activities I'd done in the past which she didn't look at, forgot my name but had been off sick for a decade so …
    Shared on 13 July 2018
  • I was interviewed by the manager and one other member of staff then a few pre-school children came in an interviewed me. Then I went into one of the rooms and worked with the children and staff.
    Shared on 22 October 2017

Interview questions at Bright Horizons Family Solutions

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What can you offer us?
    Shared on 5 October 2018 - Senior Nursery Officer - London, Greater London
  • Experience in child careUnderstanding of the eyfsWhat challenged have you dealt with
    Shared on 10 August 2018 - Room leader third in charge - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

The first interview at Bright Horizons Family Solutions

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed42%
  • I called them19%
  • Other online job site13%
  • Employee referral7%
  • Paper application7%

How candidates received their first interview at Bright Horizons Family Solutions

  • I was contacted by someone not part of bright horizons but someone who hired for them.
    Shared on 16 June 2020 - Nursery Assistant - Oxfordshire
  • Searching online, I rang and was offered the job the same day, started 3 days later.
    Shared on 25 February 2019 - Lunch cover - Didsbury, Greater Manchester