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Interview Tips

What you need to know:

  • Date and time of interview
  • Name and position of the interviewer
  • Address of company and directions
  • Company background / history (look at their website)
  • Job description
  • Why is this position available
  • Salary and other benefits
  • Hours of work

Questions you may be asked:

  • Why are you leaving your current role?
  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?
  • What are your strengths and weaknesses?
  • What skills do you think you could bring to the company and the role?

On the day:

  • Dress appropriately – smart on all occasions
  • Ensure you know where you are going
  • Arrive promptly for your interview
  • Be prepared – make sure you have read the job description and done your research on the company.

At the Interview:

Remember that an interview is a two-way process and is an opportunity for you to ask questions as well as be asked them. Find out about the company - think about what you might need to know. If you want, make a note of a couple of questions to raise at the end of the interview. Show the employer why you are excited about the prospect of joining their organisation.

  • Show enthusiasm and interest in both the company and job role
  • Talk clearly and display that you have knowledge of the organisation
  • Show examples of your relevant experience
  • Ask relevant questions
  • Don’t criticise your current/previous employers
  • Listen carefully to questions asked and answer clearly
  • Say if you do not understand a question
  • Do not close questions with a simple yes or no – try and turn the answer into a conversation
  • Express good body language
  • Give good eye contact and a firm handshake
  • Don’t be afraid to say that you want this job!

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