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Interviews

Interview Tips

Here are some pitfalls to avoid, but remember we are really looking forward to meeting you to find out why you’re a health professional of the future.

HELS interviews tips talking
Talking

Don’t talk TOO much! We want to hear about your skills and experience but it’s also important to keep to the point!

HELS interviews tips eye contact
Eye contact

Maintain natural eye contact. Don’t stare us out or anything! But also don’t look at the floor... Just think about the normal eye contact you would make with a friend when you’re having a chat.

HELS interviews tips jokes
Jokes

Don’t make inappropriate jokes or share horror stories! Obviously smile and be yourself but we’re looking for the next generation of professionals (professional being the key word here!)

HELS interviews tips positive
Be positive

Don’t be negative but if you must, show how you turned it into a positive.

HELS interviews tips conduct
Conduct

Conduct yourself in a manner that shows you are free from bias and are happy to treat anyone from a cross-section of cultures and society.