British Heart Foundation
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Interviews at British Heart Foundation

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at British Heart Foundation.

Interview experience

Based on 1,674 interviews
Favourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,638 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 1,435 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at British Heart Foundation

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
59%
About a week
25%
About two weeks
9%
More than one month
4%
About a month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
60%
They have no interview
16%
Phone call/screening
14%
Other
13%
Background check
12%
Least reported steps
Group interview
4%
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at British Heart Foundation

  • You would think its fort knox the way they go about it
    Shared on 3 October 2019 - Warehouse Assistant - Skelmersdale
  • Had to go into the store and fill in a form
    Shared on 2 April 2019 - Volunteer - Glasgow
  • Brillient and straight forward
    Shared on 27 February 2019 - Volunteer General Assistant - Workington, Cumbria
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Interview questions at British Heart Foundation

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Not many, it was mostly just filling out personal information forms.
    Shared on 26 December 2018 - Volunteer - Walsall, West Midlands
  • There was a lot of Customer service questions, as this is the ONLY main thing the company works on, they also ask your background.You don't have to be from Retail.
    Shared on 12 December 2018 - VOLUNTARY Customer Researcher - Trowbridge
  • They didn't really as It was only a voluntary job
    Shared on 1 November 2018 - Volunteer - Crawley, West Sussex

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Interview tips at British Heart Foundation

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code35%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)27%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)24%
  • Formal (business suit)12%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at British Heart Foundation

  • A place to work if you like a wee bit of craic.
    Shared on 30 March 2022 - Voluntary Assistant - Lisburn
  • Be yourself
    Shared on 13 February 2022 - Retail Assistant - Sutton Coldfield
  • Give your up most help
    Shared on 11 May 2021 - Charity Assistant - Coventry

The first interview at British Heart Foundation

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In34%
  • Through Indeed24%
  • Other20%
  • Other online job site5%
  • Paper application5%

How candidates received their first interview at British Heart Foundation

  • i applied through indeed
    Shared on 7 March 2022 - Volunteer - Ashton-Under-Lyne, Greater Manchester
  • I completed a online application form, then eventually I received a email asking me to go to the store for a interview.
    Shared on 16 February 2022 - Volunteer Shop Assistant - Bedfordshire
  • Walk into the store and speak to a member of staff
    Shared on 14 January 2022 - Assistant Manager - Warminster
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