Advice please..

Dudz

Midshipman
#4
Have a read of this thread, it should answer most of your questions. Pay particular notice to Ninja Stoker's post as it outlines pretty much the exact same questions that i was asked in my Interview.
 

Ninja_Stoker

War Hero
Moderator
#6
For Officer, the interview is a little bit different to ratings interviews & will include the following aspects:

The Sift interview covers 3 main areas, Communications, Leadership & Motivation. They are not expecting the "finished article" but the more preparation you do, the sooner you will attend AIB because you are a stunningly well versed individual, smartly dressed (jacket & tie or equivalent), shiny shoes, prompt, attentive, etc.

The areas covered break down as follows and the 100% "Ideal candidate" will posses all of the following qualities (very few tick all the boxes, rest assured):

COMMUNICATION
Positive body language
Good Power of expression
Appropriate language
Enthusiastic
Confident
Good eye contact
Able to articulate sentences clearly

LEADERSHIP
Demonstrates can lead team to success/achieve positive results
Capable of Planning ahead
Motivates team
Learnt from mistakes/experience
Good level of commitment to team
Good examples of leadership/taking charge/organisation skills and
likewise from school, university, part-time work, clubs, societies etc.
Teamplayer and team leader.
Trusted & responsible

MOTIVATION
Good level of Fitness.
Family/partner support.
Sound, logical reasons for joining RN/RM
Well thought out career choices
Good awareness of RN/RM; branch; terms and conditions; training pipeline
Realistic expectations
Reasons for joining RN/RM.
Length of interest.
Knowledge/Preparation for RN/RM.
 

Ninja_Stoker

War Hero
Moderator
#8
trelawney126 said:
Wot, they don't ask for your name anymore? :wink:
Only to confirm the identity of the person being interviewed, before the actual interview, together with a few other checks during the interview.
 
#12
Chicogiz said:
Rumrat said:
Chicogiz said:
Ninja_Stoker said:
trelawney126 said:
Wot, they don't ask for your name anymore? :wink:
Only to confirm the identity of the person being interviewed, before the actual interview, together with a few other checks during the interview.
I got asked if i had a sister. :?
Well have you?
No, i have a brother whos a shemale. Do you have a sister?
No just my granny in the RM
 
#13
Rumrat said:
Chicogiz said:
Rumrat said:
Chicogiz said:
Ninja_Stoker said:
trelawney126 said:
Wot, they don't ask for your name anymore? :wink:
Only to confirm the identity of the person being interviewed, before the actual interview, together with a few other checks during the interview.
I got asked if i had a sister. :?
Well have you?
No, i have a brother whos a shemale. Do you have a sister?
No just my granny in the RM
Is she excused boots?
 
#14
airborne_artist said:
Rumrat said:
Chicogiz said:
Rumrat said:
Chicogiz said:
Ninja_Stoker said:
trelawney126 said:
Wot, they don't ask for your name anymore? :wink:
Only to confirm the identity of the person being interviewed, before the actual interview, together with a few other checks during the interview.
I got asked if i had a sister. :?
Well have you?
No, i have a brother whos a shemale. Do you have a sister?
No just my granny in the RM
Is she excused boots?
No, she is a boot, an old fcuker 8O :wink:
 

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