Application Tips

Whether this is your first step into the working world, or if you are planning your next career move, applying to a job can be unnerving.

We want to help you present yourself in the best possible way, so we’ve collected our top tips for you.





Preparing an interview presentation

  • If asked, prepare a presentation on the topic provided. 
  • Review and edit your presentation until it is the right length.
  • Practise your presentation in front of a mirror, or even in front of a friend or relative.
  • Email the final version to the Recruitment team to share with the panel ready for your interview.

At the interview

  • Listen to the question carefully
  • If unsure what is being asked, ask for clarification.
  • Take a moment to consider your response before replying.
  • Use the STAR technique.
  • Use a different example for each question where possible.
  • Speak clearly and keep your answers to the point.
  • If you are given a facilities tour, you should ask your guide any relevant questions as you are still being assessed during the tour.