Ensure your children are safe when hiring a nanny. Our job-specific Nanny pre-employment test reveals who your candidates really are.
Purpose: You need to hire a nanny or au pair that is kind, considerate, ethical and safe. They deal with the most precious of things: children. Why take a chance with nanny hiring? This online personality test enables you to find the super nanny that you seek.
About the Test: This test consists of an untimed personality test. It takes approximately 30-45 minutes to complete.
What the Report Gives You: A graphical display of scores of areas covered , explanation of aptitude results, list of strengths and developmental concerns, and suggested interview questions.
Testing Process: Online personality testing provides immediate reporting. Proctoring is desirable but not required.
- Testing for aptitude can provide useful information on how much complexity your nanny can handle. If you and your spouse are well educated, hiring a nanny who is slow to learn or easily confused can be very frustrating. You probably want to provide an intellectually-rich experience for your child, but if your nanny is below average cognitively, you will probably be disappointed with his/her job performance. We recommend either the General Reasoning Test or the General Cognitive Aptitude Test to give you a quick assessment of mental capacity.
- If you represent a company that places nannies, please contact us to learn about ways that we can customize the nanny test for your needs.
Sample Personality Items:
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No matter how busy I am, I always take the time to do careful proofing and correct mistakes.
My job is so demanding and hectic that I rarely take the time to proof my work.
I prefer working in a quiet environment where I don’t have to talk to people very often.
I prefer working in a busy environment with a lot of activity and social interaction.
I put forth a great deal of effort at work because my real passion is my career.
I come to work and do what is asked of me, but my real enjoyment in life is when I go home.
(Sample questions differ from actual test appearance and do not contain real test content.)
The Nanny Test Evaluates:
Validity Information: Click here to view RA's Technical Manual for details about test dimension development, reliability & validity.
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