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William Hill Interview! HELP!

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    I've got a job interview for a customer service assistant at William Hill tomorrow and I'm bricking it! Apparently it's 1 hour long and was wondering what I could possibly get asked in that time? Does anyone here know much about the interview process? Any tips? Cheers.
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    (Original post by Alba Gu Brath)
    I've got a job interview for a customer service assistant at William Hill tomorrow and I'm bricking it! Apparently it's 1 hour long and was wondering what I could possibly get asked in that time? Does anyone here know much about the interview process? Any tips? Cheers.
    Dress like this.

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    Oh and it might help if you knew a bit about betting etc.
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    (Original post by Kiwiguy)
    Dress like this.

    Oh and it might help if you knew a bit about betting etc.[/QUOTE]

    i loled
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    (Original post by nofish4u)
    Oh and it might help if you knew a bit about betting etc.
    i loled[/QUOTE]

    I love my life..
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    Maybe they want you to play bingo with them for a little while..
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    That goes without saying; I'm going to dress smart anyway.

    I'm going to focus more on my customer service skills but obviously I'll learn a wee bit about betting before I walk into shop tomorrow.

    If the odds are, for example, 4/1 then the bettor will make 4 units for every unit they put down, including their original stake.
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    its an easy interview

    there will be 2 people there, one interviewing you and one assessing the interviewer

    they ask you basic questions i.e. what would you do if a customer did this, etc

    they'll give you a basic mental arithmetic exam and give you some simple odds questions, i.e. if you bet £10 on a horse with 7/1 odds what is the return? return is £80, £70 win and £10 original stake

    it's not a hard interview and if you can't get the job then there's something completely wrong with you. i've seen absolute retards during the training days (i worked there for over a year)

    if successful they tell you you're hired on the spot (was in my case anyway)
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    I have one next weekend (never had an interview on a weekend!) After reading the above post i feel much better haha...thanks!!
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    did you people get the job? i have an interview on wednesday for them after passing my telephone interview and i am so worried! i havent had an interview before so have no idea what to expect, could anyone help me with the type of questions they ask?

    thanks alot if anyone posts!
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    Don't worry too much.. I think it's more about personality - the rest they can teach you. My friend got a job there a couple of weeks ago and she knew nothing about betting or how to calculate odds but they didn't seem to mind - they're now training her.
    Might be useful though to read up on it in case as different branches may have different interview policies.
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    Just to let you know, i went for my interview and it was nothing compared to what i thought it'd be like! The 2 people who interviewed me were very friendly and were a right laugh. IT was pretty easy to get the job to be fair they just wanted to know i knew what customer service was. They do fully train you too so you don't need to know much but if you do then great.
    P.s. I no longer work for them lol
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    (Original post by rainbow29)
    did you people get the job? i have an interview on wednesday for them after passing my telephone interview and i am so worried! i havent had an interview before so have no idea what to expect, could anyone help me with the type of questions they ask?

    thanks alot if anyone posts!
    /how was the telephone interview? I have mine coming up
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    hi guys,

    first timer poster. i was just wondering if W.H preform CRB checks and if so is met by the employer?

    any help would be greatly appreciated.

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