Preparing for Interviews

It is vital that you prepare for any interview

  • Know the company you are interviewing for:- What do they do?
    – What the Apprenticeship involves?
    – Why you would be great for the company?
  • Practice answering some of the questions they might ask you
    – Why do you want to work with us?
    – How would you describe yourself?
    – Describe a situation where you worked as part of a team
    – What do you expect to be doing in five years’ time?
  • Make a list of your interests, strengths and weakness’ and accompany these with examples of when you did this or evidence to back these up
  • Don’t forget to look smart
    – look in a mirror – would you hire you?
  • Prepare some questions to ask the interviewer
  • Plan how to get to the organisation the night before and leave yourself plenty of time to get there – Don’t be late!

Click on the below video to see how you should and should not act!