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How to Complete a Competency Based Application Form (Virtual Event)

“Tell me about a time when…”

Date(s)
July 7, 2022
Location
Microsoft Teams
Time
10:00 - 12:00

Competency based questions are commonly used in application forms and interview processes for graduate jobs. Although they often seem straight forward, these types of questions can be difficult if you are not well prepared. This online presentation will provide you with examples of competency based questions and give you the opportunity to practice your technique with your peers.

Before the workshop, you may find it helpful to think of real-life examples of when you have used skills such as team work and communication skills. Please have a pen and paper to hand for this part of the workshop.

Meet the Consultant

This workshop will be led by Diane Masson, Postgraduate Employability and Careers Consultant at the Graduate School. Diane is a qualified Careers Consultant with over 20 years of relevant experience in Higher Education. Skilled in career guidance and counselling with extensive experience in delivering career education programmes.

In her role in the Graduate School, Diane develops and implements employability programmes to support students with all aspects of their personal and professional development.

Diane is an affiliate member of Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Service (AGCAS) and Association of Higher Education Careers Services (AHECS). 

Department
The Graduate School
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