Hallmark Care Homes
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Interviews at Hallmark Care Homes

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Hallmark Care Homes.
Interview experience
Based on 74 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 73 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 73 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Hallmark Care Homes

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 6.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a day or two
45%
About a month
21%
About a week
15%
About two weeks
14%
More than one month
5%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
69%
Background check
46%
Phone call/screening
37%
Problem solving exercises
37%
Written test
35%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
Drug test
3%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Hallmark Care Homes

  • Very disorganised and unprepared on the interviews side
    Shared on 25 June 2020
  • Very disorganised and chaotic, undertaken in a tiny store room-no apologies were made. It was embarrassing. The interviewer was not experienced and was having great difficulty reading the questions. S…
    Shared on 7 June 2019
  • It’s quite frankly all over the pass, I was interviewed by a supposedly senior nurse but she was nervous and unsure of what some of the questions meant, I was interviewed in a cupboard room with no ve…
    Shared on 9 February 2019

Interview questions at Hallmark Care Homes

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What I needed help to make me good carer
    Shared on 30 July 2020 - Care Assistant - England
  • Medication management QCQ reportingHealth & Safety
    Shared on 30 June 2020 - Nurse - Rugby, Warwickshire
  • Scenarios, my career history, questions related to CIW , regulatory requirements etc.
    Shared on 20 February 2020 - General Manager - Cardiff, Cardiff

Interview tips at Hallmark Care Homes

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)48%
  • Formal (business suit)27%
  • They didn’t have a dress code20%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)4%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Hallmark Care Homes

  • Long interview, expect to be personally profiled and analysed
    Shared on 31 January 2020 - Clinical lead - Billericay, Essex
  • This company is desperate for anyone, go elsewhere
    Shared on 17 June 2019
  • Avoid at all costs if you care about caring!
    Shared on 5 June 2019 - Care Assistant - Ty Enfys Cardiff