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Interviews at Virgin Active

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Virgin Active.
Interview experience
Based on 145 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 145 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 141 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Virgin Active

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

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

Interview process length
About a day or two
43%
About a week
37%
About two weeks
11%
About a month
7%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
55%
Phone call/screening
33%
Group interview
31%
Problem solving exercises
23%
Presentation
23%
Least reported steps
Drug test
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Virgin Active

  • Not much I can say because they asked me more from my CV.
    Shared on 27 March 2019 - cleaner - Cape Town, Western Cape
  • In the interview at Virgin Active you are taken through certain steps to evaluate your speech and sales abilities, your interviewed by various Virgin Active Managers , before you attend 1 main interv…
    Shared on 6 January 2019 - Marketing Consultant - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Very easy, simple, straight forward
    Shared on 31 October 2018 - Sales Consultant - Johannesburg North, Gauteng

Interview questions at Virgin Active

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Why would you like to work for virgin active
    Shared on 10 February 2019 - Sales Representative - Sandton, ZA
  • If you're people orientated since you'll be working with a lot different members of different ages and races and backgrounds. If you can handle stressful situations and difficult people and medical …
    Shared on 8 February 2019 - Receptionist - Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
  • Do you have any sales experience Do you own a vehicle How do you objection handle
    Shared on 6 January 2019 - Marketing Consultant - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

Interview tips at Virgin Active

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)30%
  • Formal (business suit)23%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)23%
  • They didn’t have a dress code18%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)6%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Virgin Active

  • Be yourself and be prepared to take a class whilst being watched by management
    Shared on 27 January 2020 - Fitness Instructor - Constantia, Western Cape
  • Relax and be yourself
    Shared on 29 October 2019 - Receptionist - Benoni, Gauteng
  • I don't wish anyone to work there
    Shared on 17 July 2019 - MEMBERSHIP SALES CONSULTANT - Moreletapark, Gauteng

The first interview at Virgin Active

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral28%
  • Other online job site24%
  • Walk-In12%
  • Other12%
  • Paper application8%

How candidates received their first interview at Virgin Active

  • I send a cvThy phone me for interview
    Shared on 12 February 2020 - Assistant Administrator - Morningside, Gauteng
  • Referral from a friend
    Shared on 14 August 2019 - CLUB ADMINISTRATOR - Waterfront
  • Sent my CV to the CGM,then was called for an interview
    Shared on 5 August 2019 - Sales Consultant/Customer Service - Johannesburg South, Gauteng