Leonard Cheshire
Happiness score is 48 out of 100
3.3 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Leonard Cheshire

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Leonard Cheshire.
Interview experience
Based on 144 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 144 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 142 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Leonard Cheshire

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 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
52%
About a week
23%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
7%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
76%
Background check
26%
Phone call/screening
12%
Group interview
11%
Problem solving exercises
9%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Leonard Cheshire

  • Thorough and fair
    Shared on 17 January 2021 - Team Leader - Stockport
  • Easy, they will take you if you have the qualifications because they are always desperate for staff..
    Shared on 18 August 2018 - Deputy Manager - Midlands
  • Very easy and lenient.
    Shared on 27 July 2018 - Gardening assistant - Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Interview questions at Leonard Cheshire

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • How would you respect freedom of choice and dignity
    Shared on 16 March 2019
  • They ask alot off personal questions just to get to know you a bit better to see if your right for the role
    Shared on 15 May 2018 - Support Worker - Glasgow, Glasgow
  • They ask questions that are related to the residents Such as work related... Skills, how would you deal with conflict, how to help a resident to organise for holiday.
    Shared on 23 August 2017 - Care Assistant - London, Greater London

Interview tips at Leonard Cheshire

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)53%
  • They didn’t have a dress code28%
  • Formal (business suit)11%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Leonard Cheshire

  • Curtail the interview and leave.
    Shared on 1 January 2019 - Support Worker/Care Assistant - Lancashire
  • Avoid....job states one thing they expect something else
    Shared on 25 November 2018 - Project Co ordinator - North East

The first interview at Leonard Cheshire

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site21%
  • Other20%
  • Through Indeed14%
  • Employee referral14%
  • I called them14%

How candidates received their first interview at Leonard Cheshire

  • Through recommendation
    Shared on 15 February 2021 - Support worker - Cheshire
  • Job application.
    Shared on 1 April 2019 - Partnerships - London, Greater London
  • I found the interview calming ,mon intense ,intimate ,warm and friendly but working
    Shared on 22 March 2019 - Carer Assistant - Penge, Greater London Bromley ,Peckham