Dear Invest Northern Ireland,
I seek answers to the following under the Freedom of Information Act UK.

1. Kindly explain the specific reasons why Invest Northern Ireland has adopted Competence based interviewing for staff recruitment?

2. When was competence based interviewing introduced to Invest Northern Ireland HR procedures, give the precise date if possible, for example was it since 1 Jan 2002 when Invest Northern Ireland was established?

3. What HR procedure for staff recruitment was in place prior to the introduction of competence based interviewing?

4. What actual evidence is there that competence based interviewing is a better method of staff selection? Has Invest Northern Ireland validated this method?

4. How many mistakes/errors in staff selection and recruitment were made before competence based interviewing was introduced? For example how many newly appointed staff subsequently left within 6 months to a year of appointment?

5. How many mistakes/errors in staff selection and recruitment were made after competence based interviewing was introduced? For example how many newly appointed staff subsequently left within 6 months to a year of appointment.

Yours faithfully,

E Lucas

FOI Invest Northern Ireland, Invest Northern Ireland

Dear Mr. Lucas

 

FOI 797

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000

 

Thank you for your request for information below which was received on the
9^th December. Your request is being dealt with under the terms of the
above legislation.

 

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Owen

 

 

Owen Johnston

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Information Management and Governance

Internal Operations Division

Invest Northern Ireland, Bedford Square, Bedford Street. BT2 7ES.

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Dear Mr Lucas

 

FOI 797

 

Please find attached our response to your recent request for information.

 

 

Regards

 

Clodagh

 

 

Clodagh Delaney

Information Governance Officer

Information Management and Governance

Invest Northern Ireland, Bedford Square, Bedford Street. BT2 7ES.

Direct T: +44 (0) 28 9069 8864

Email: clodagh[email address]

www.investni.com   [1]www.nibusinessinfo.co.uk

 

 

Text Relay Number: 18001 028 9069 8864

If you are calling using a textphone from outside the UK please call: +44 151 494 1260 028 9069 8864

 

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