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www.gov.uk
London, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1948
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The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for welfare and pension policy and is a key player in tackling child poverty. It is the biggest public service delivery department in the UK and serves over 20 million customers.

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Department for Work And Pensions Permanent Secretary Peter Schofield
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    Pros

    Nice environment. Good pay. Interesting work.

    Cons

    I had a really long commute.

    Advice to Management

    No advice

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Department for Work And Pensions photo of: Department for Work and Pensions, Exeter (Photo thanks to Geograph user Derek Harper, Some Rights Reserved)
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Department for Work And Pensions Interviews

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    Pensions Administrator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sunderland, North East England, England (UK)
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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Department for Work And Pensions (Sunderland, North East England, England (UK)) in July 2017.

    Interview

    Online application, 1 competency example of no more than 250 words. Online scenario based judgement test. Overall not too difficult, good communication throughout the process, email received the day after the interview to say, passed the minimum standard required.

    Interview Questions

    • 4 questions, based on the 4 competencies listed in the job specification.   Answer Question
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