Job Interview Tips Part 1 warm-up questions learn english with julia

Job Interview warm-up questions and vocabulary to start preparing for your job interview in English.

Job Interview Preparation Questions – 1 Warm-up questions

Here are some standard Job Interview questions each followed by some useful vocabulary.

Job Interview Questions and Useful Vocabulary

Useful Vocabulary

a job advertisement, a job ad, job offers, job openings, job listings
a covering letter
a curriculum vitae, a CV, a résumé (US English)
a letter of application
the person of contact
HR, human resources, head of HR
a candidate, a prospective employee, an applicant
an employer


What made you apply for this position?

How did you hear about this job opening?

Could you sum up your work history and education for me?

my previous job
my last job
It has always been my intention to work for…
The job you are offering matches both my personal and professional interests.
with my understanding of…
to be relevant to…
in an English-speaking environment…
I would be pleased to…

Your Checklist:

  • Update your CV
  • Update your Cover Letter
  • Update and personalise your Letter of Application
  • Prepare for the interview (Job Interview Questions)
  • Memorise Key Vocabulary
  • Update your LinkedIn profile
  • Make sure your Social Media accounts’ privacy settings are set appropriately

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