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Swansea University Interview Questions

Updated Apr 22, 2017
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    Peer Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Swansea, Wales (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Swansea University (Swansea, Wales (UK)).

    Interview

    They asked me about my qualities and what I could bring to the table in terms of being a Peer Advisor. Asked about my international exposure and what I learned from a summer internship I took in the previous summer. Interview took 15 mins. They were very chilled and welcoming.

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    Student Ambassador Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Swansea, Wales (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Swansea University (Swansea, Wales (UK)) in January 2016.

    Interview

    It was casual, light and the interviewer was very nice but sharp. She asked some hard questions but nothing you couldn't answer if you've been involved in university activities since admission.

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    Careers Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Very standard interview, generally pleasant. 3 person panel including potential line manager, potential colleague, and senior manager. There is a presentation required for all grade 7 positions - brief, 10 minute presentation on a subject directly related to the role and how you would carry out the duties of it.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell us about yourself, why are you interested in this role, detail your experience in HE student support/guidance, etc.   Answer Question

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    Careers Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Swansea, Wales (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Swansea University (Swansea, Wales (UK)) in April 2014.

    Interview

    The interview itself involved a ten minute presentation on a pre-set topic that I was made aware of at the interview offer stage. This was followed by twenty minute interview of mainly competency based questions and questions relating directly to the person specification set in the Job Advert.

    Interview Questions

    • Competency based questions and questions relating directly to the person specification.
      eg- Tell us about a time you provided sessions for students...   Answer Question

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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Swansea University.

    Interview

    Online application and cover letter. You must summit a cover letter type statement that includes the essential criteria otherwise they won't consider you.

    1 interview and was told I had the job within a week.

    Interview Questions

    • How would I solve this problem directly related to the job description.   1 Answer

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    Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Swansea, Wales (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Swansea University (Swansea, Wales (UK)) in September 2010.

    Interview

    Panel interview with limited time to have long answer

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