Psychometric Testing In Kenya
What Do Psychometric Test Entail?
Psychometric tests are exercises structured to measure a candidate’s ability to reason and respond to various work conditions. The kind of test required by an employer depends on various profession and specific job requirements.
Psychometric tests are provided in two categories; Aptitude tests (Includes verbal and numerical tests) and Personality tests. In Kenya, personality tests are more common, with Aptitude tests being exclusive to particular professions.
Why Do You Need A Psychometric Test?
Employers use psychometric assessment to select the right candidates for a job, meaning they will require your test score for evaluation on suitability. In addition to meeting qualifications, psychometric tests are another way that employers use to hire based on character.
Through hiring on character and personality basis, an employer is able to pick the person they know will stay in a position on a long term basis. It is an easy and more effective way for employers to identify the best candidate and for candidates to know what jobs suit them best.
When Will The Employer Need Your Psychometric Test Score?
Top employers will want to know your psychometric test score at the interview stage. Some will ask it at the job application stage, but most opt for the former, at the interview stage. Why?
From your CV and Cover Letter, employers have established that you are well qualified for the position. The next step will be to distinguish you from other job candidates by evaluating you based your personal skills and character; this is where psychometric tests come in.
Why Corporate Staffing?
Our psychometric tests are internationally accredited; which is what employers will be on the lookout for. Corporate Staffing Services has partnered with one of the leading global providers of Psychometric tests to ensure you get latest tests.
How Much Will It Cost You?
For more details or queries, you can visit our office or contact Lucy at Lucy@corporatestaffing.co.ke and copy firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0718 610023 / 020 4442601 / 0722 735 216
How Do You Take The Psychometric Test?
The test is carried out online where we send a link of the test to you via email. Upon completion, the test is submitted to us, after which we avail your results in 3 – 6 hours. Alternatively, you can visit our offices to do the test. We are located on 4th Floor, Mayfair Suites, Westlands.