Manchester City Council
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Interviews at Manchester City Council

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Manchester City Council.
Interview experience
Based on 66 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 65 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 57 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Manchester City Council

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a day or two
33%
About two weeks
25%
About a week
19%
About a month
12%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
71%
Background check
33%
Written test
29%
Problem solving exercises
24%
Group interview
22%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
5%
Drug test
5%
They have no interview
4%

What candidates say about the interview process at Manchester City Council

  • The interview process is very good and you are treated as part of the team
    Shared on 3 February 2019 - Teaching Assistant - Manchester
  • There is interview of the language in which you will be interpreting and training session will provided before you could start work
    Shared on 12 October 2018 - Translator and Interpreter - Manchester Town wall
  • Why Manchester City?What knowledge, skills and experiences can you bring to the team?What are your strengths and weaknesses
    Shared on 5 September 2018 - Agency Social Worker - Harpurhey

Interview questions at Manchester City Council

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • SafeguardingAbout youSenarioTeam buildingExample of a certain situation
    Shared on 11 September 2019 - Teaching Assistant - Clayton
  • How are you with children I need to understand children which I do and I know my COSSH for cleaning
    Shared on 13 June 2019 - Lunchtime organiser and a cleaner - Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Questions about current role
    Shared on 2 May 2019 - Support officer - Manchester, Greater Manchester