Dear Chelmsford City Council,
Please inform me what questions were used in the interview for the Monitoring Officer OR Head of Legal OR Deputy Head of Legal roles (OR similar senior legal roles within the Council).
Please inform me of the guided/model answers for the above interview?
Please inform me about what the interview comprised i.e. interview and presentation? psychometric testing?
Was an external organisation instructed to carry out the above process?
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Please see a response to each of your questions below:
1. Please inform me what questions were used in the interview for the
Monitoring Officer OR Head of Legal OR Deputy Head of Legal roles (OR
similar senior legal roles within the Council).
Please see attached the interview questions.
2. Please inform me of the guided/model answers for the above interview?
The candidates response is scored against the Essential and Desirable
criteria of the role, as outlined in the Person Specification.
3. Please inform me about what the interview comprised i.e. interview and
presentation? psychometric testing?
This involved a two stage assessment.
First Stage: Interview and Technical Assessment
Second Stage: Technical scenario (roleplay) and Presentation with Q&A
4. Was an external organisation instructed to carry out the above
Yes, in part.
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