Notcutts Garden Centre
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Interviews at Notcutts Garden Centre

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Notcutts Garden Centre.
Interview experience
Based on 52 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 52 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 52 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Notcutts Garden Centre

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 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
50%
About a week
27%
About two weeks
21%
More than one month
2%
About a month
0%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
73%
Other
19%
Phone call/screening
15%
Problem solving exercises
8%
Take-home/sample work
6%
Least reported steps
Group interview
0%
Background check
0%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Notcutts Garden Centre

  • They ask you a few questions and look at ur grades form school/college
    Shared on 9 October 2020 - General Assistant - Woodbridge, Suffolk
  • Nice easy chat, no trial shift like most places do so you have no idea what the job actually involves until you are there. Induction felt like we were naughty school children, very impersonal.
    Shared on 20 June 2019 - Chef - Widnes

Interview questions at Notcutts Garden Centre

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • History about the business
    Shared on 3 September 2018 - General assistant - Woodbridge
  • Why would u like to work for us
    Shared on 11 July 2018 - Garden Centre Assistant - St Albans, Hertfordshire

Interview tips at Notcutts Garden Centre

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)50%
  • Formal (business suit)17%
  • They didn’t have a dress code17%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)14%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Notcutts Garden Centre

  • Don’t believe a word they say
    Shared on 18 May 2021 - General Assistant - Oxford, Oxfordshire

The first interview at Notcutts Garden Centre

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed38%
  • Paper application37%
  • Walk-In25%
  • Other online job site0%
  • Recruiter contacted me0%

How candidates received their first interview at Notcutts Garden Centre

  • Phone call
    Shared on 23 March 2021 - General Assistant - Oxford
  • I got my interview through word of mouth. My friend got me one.
    Shared on 28 July 2020 - Goods-In Operative - Norwich, Norfolk
  • I applied through their facebook advertisement, and was called in for an interview by the Pet section Head.
    Shared on 5 February 2020 - Pet Shop Assistant - Staines-upon-Thames