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English Literacy

Assessments Available


Designed to test an individual’s ability to recognise the correct spelling. Candidates are required to identify the correct spelling presented in a multiple choice question style.


Our pre employment Grammar Test is designed to assess an individual’s ability to recognise and utilise correct
grammatical form. 

Reading Comprehension

Designed to test an individual’s ability to extract key information from a sample of text. Candidates are shown a variety of question styles including true or false statements and multiple choice questions.


The Vocabulary Skill Test is designed to test an individual’s ability to use a wide range of vocabulary. Candidates are required to identify antonyms, synonyms, definitions and rhyming pairs.


Our Proofreading Test is designed to test an individual’s ability to recognise spelling and grammatical errors in a sample piece of text.

What are English Literacy Assessments?

Regardless of the job you are recruiting for or the industry the candidate will be working in, having a good grasp of the English language is vitally important.

Our pre-built literacy online assessments enable you to identify and evidence a candidates ability to use British English in a professional setting. Tests within the Literacy module assess a candidates ability to use correct grammatical form, their spelling capabilities, their vocabulary knowledge and proofreading skills.

The testing process is fast, efficient and will give you confidence to make smarter hiring decisions.

Why should I use an English Literacy Test?

Are you 100% certain that your applicants have the Literacy skills they claim to? Regardless of the position, an employee will need to be able to effectively communicate during their working day.

If you’re hiring for a position requiring literacy skills then our English Literacy Test is for you. You can choose between the Grammar Skill Test, Spelling Skill Test, Vocabulary Skill Test, Reading Comprehension Skill Test and Proofreading Skill Test. Or you can use all the skill tests within this module.

To see the tests in action, you can arrange a free demo at a time that suits you. Did you know we offer a large selection of other Skill Tests? For further information view  our complete library of skill tests.

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