American Baptist Homes of the West

American Baptist Homes of the West Reviews

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American Baptist Homes of the West President, CEO, and Director David B. Ferguson
David B. Ferguson
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    Best company and mission I have ever worked for.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I have been working at American Baptist Homes of the West full-time (more than an year)


    The mission and the culture, everybody is dedicated to the mission so all the employees are working together, hence the team work approach and the term Team Member.


    Work life balance can be a challenge, the mission is so great, that many people put in long hours in order to make this a great place.

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    Ensure accountability and consistency are a focus.

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American Baptist Homes of the West Interviews

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    Senior Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Pleasanton, CA
    Anonymous Employee in Pleasanton, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at American Baptist Homes of the West in January 2010.

    Interview Details

    I interviewed with the Controller. He was incredibly nice and made you feel very comfortable in the interview. He is a CPA and a MBA, and therefore very intelligent. He had me take a 10 question exam at the end of the interview. He said in the past, it has been a more difficult exam for many of the previous candidates, but I found the exam to be quite simple. My issues with the position were the salary was a bit lower than I was looking for as well as there wasn't the growth opportunity I was looking for. The controller tried to do what he could to make it a better opportunity for me, but in the end wasn't able to. Therefore, he ended up not making an offer since he felt he couldn't live up to his end of the bargain. I appreciated his honesty. Other than that, I got the impression that ABHOW would be a great place to work and learn a lot.

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American Baptist Homes of the West Awards & Accolades

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2013 Dr. Herbert Shore Outstanding Mentor Award, Leading Age, 2013
2013 Best CCRC Community on the Board, National Association of Home Builders, 2013
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Headquarters Pleasanton, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1949
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Health Care
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

ABHOW is one of the nation’s most trusted providers of senior housing and health care. As a nonprofit, non-sectarian corporation, we are committed to providing exceptional service to older adults, their families and the wider community.

Our passion makes us pioneers. We helped create the concept of continuing care when we opened our first community in 1949. Today, we... More

Mission: American Baptist Homes of the West, as an expression of Christian mission, seeks to enhance the independence, well-being and security of older people through the... More

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