Assessment & Selection


From interview documents through to sample CBI questions we have a range of templates to help you screen and assess your candidates.

Assessment Centre Activity Matrix

Use this activity matrix to plan your assessment centres

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Assessor briefing form

Sample assessor briefing form to use when briefing Hiring Managers during an assessment centre

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CBI Question Library

Hundreds of  neatly categorised competency based interview questions for you to choose from

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Competency Based Interview Guidelines

Useful guide for Hiring Managers on competency based interviewing

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Competency Based Interview Template

Use this template whilst interviewing to record the candidates answers

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Graduate Programme - Telephone Interview Script

Use this script when conducting your entry level talent telephone interview (4/4)

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Graduate Programme Telephone Interview Competencies

Sample Competencies to use when conducting a telephone interview for entry level talent roles (1/4)

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Graduate Programme Telephone Interview Scoring Criteria

Use this scoring criteria during the graduate programme telephone interview (2/4)

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Graduate Telephone Interview Outline and Scoring

Useful outline and scoring when conducting an entry level telephone interview (3/4)

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Guidelines for delivering feedback

Handout to give to Line Managers on how to give and receive feedback effectively

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Guidelines for Using Competency Based Interviews

Useful guidelines for Hiring Managers on competency based interviewing

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Interview Checklist

Useful checklist to give to Hiring Managers before they interveiw

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Legal Do's and Don'ts of interviewing

Useful handout on what to ask and more importantly what not to ask during an interview

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Presentation Assessment Template

Sample presentation assessment template

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Recruiter Fact Find Exercise

This group exercise is designed to help determine the ability to seek information, make decisions and justify those decisions.

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Telephone Interview Guide

Guide for Hiring Managers on how to conduct a good telephone interview

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