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    I have been working at University of York part-time


    -Staff is very friendly and they will always help you to find someone else if you cannot work - nice teams of people you work with - no day is the same - free lunch sometimes


    - getting to work with children for many hours is quite tiring

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    This was a job share role, for a part-time job in a STEM department. As I do freelance work as a science writer, I thought this would be very interesting. The interview process began when the woman who I was sharing the role with came to meet me in the reception area and took me for a walk around the building. When she showed me the library, I explained about my interest in science, but she didn't seem to care. I asked her what she did in her role, to show my interest in the duties of the position; she looked at me like I was crazy and said, "I'm an administrator." The actual interview was a panel interview, with three people on the panel: one was my potential manager, one was an HR person, and I forget who the third person was.

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    • It was a long time ago, so I don't remember the exact question, but I was asked what I would do in a situation if my manger was away - I vaguely remember something to do with someone not being able to attend an event.   1 Answer

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Headquarters York, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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The University of York, also known as York University, has about 11,000 students studying in more than 30 academic departments and research centers. Founded in 1963, the university has grown to be one of the top higher education institutions for research in the UK. It also has consistently been rated highly for its teaching. Academic programs include liberal arts. and technological, health, and social sciences. The university houses eight colleges: Alcuin, Derwent, Goodricke, Halifax, James, Langwith, Vanbrugh, and Wentworth. Each student is a member of one of the ... More

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