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
|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|
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…|
- 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