University of Warwick Interview Questions in Coventry, England

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    Research Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Coventry, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at University of Warwick (Coventry, England (UK)) in September 2013.

    Interview

    Clear communication prior to the interview and after job offer

    Negotiation

    straightforward

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    Residential Tutor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Coventry, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at University of Warwick (Coventry, England (UK)).

    Interview

    Application is submitted online or via email. All initial interactions are via a secretary. A panel interview follows. Can be anywhere from 2-6+ people, typically wardens with possibly the head of residential life or sub-wardens included. Multiple questions are asked. After the first application if unsuccessful, which is moderately common, a second application is often successful. Interview feedback is also given if unsuccessful. This process can take several months overall. A role-playing, hands-on assessment center may now be included in the interview process.

    Interview Questions

    • If a student came to you with a problem but asked you to keep it in confidence before relating it, what would you do?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    The compensation in the form of free accommodation is non-negotiable.

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    Careers Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Coventry, England (UK)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at University of Warwick (Coventry, England (UK)) in June 2010.

    Interview

    first stage - panel interview ( people) and group exercise
    second stage - panel interview (3 people) and presentation

    Interview Questions

    • How would you build relationships across the University ?   Answer Question
    • How we reach out to students who may not feel confident approaching the careers centre or whose career ideas are at a very early stage ?   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    for personal reasons

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    Waiter Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Coventry, England (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at University of Warwick (Coventry, England (UK)) in March 2010.

    Interview

    After applying online on unitemps I was invited to the unitemps office in University House (its now in the Student Union on campus. They basically brought me in to see if I had stupidly coloured hair or some piercings as they can't have waiters looking too outlandish for banquet dinners.
    Luckily my hair and body piercings (i didnt have any) were acceptable and so i was told i had the job after about 5 minutes.

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