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    Hi,

    I have been invited to a Graduate assessment day for the edexcel graduate specialist marker vacancy for chemistry. It is on Thursday 14th April.

    As you can see from my location, I live in Glasgow(Scotland). So, I need to get to London.

    What I was thinking of doing was getting the megabus from Glasgow to London Victoria Bus station.

    I then need to get the tube to Holborn station, as the edexcel office is right next to it.

    Can anyone tell me the best way to get from Victoria bus station to holborn station. I was thinking of the Victoria station to Holborn, but I am not sure if there is a link between the two.

    If someone can help me with this, I would be grateful. As, it is quite difficult to get around in London, as there are far too many transport links.

    Also, is anyone else going to the graduate assessment day. It is from 9:30am to 11am and I am told that it involves a basic English key skills test, which is computer based.

    Please, anyone.
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    Hey I also have an assessment day with them, however mine is on Tuesday 12th April.

    From Victoria you can go to Oxford Circus using the Victoria Line and then take the Central Line from there to Holborn or get off at Green park and take the Picadilly line to Holborn too. Which ever suits you I guess.

    Goodluck for your assessment
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    (Original post by Amit123)
    Hey I also have an assessment day with them, however mine is on Tuesday 12th April.

    From Victoria you can go to Oxford Circus using the Victoria Line and then take the Central Line from there to Holborn or get off at Green park and take the Picadilly line to Holborn too. Which ever suits you I guess.

    Goodluck for your assessment
    Thanks. Do you know what the assessment involves? I might ask you on Tuesday, as I am a bit nervous about what you have to do.
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    I have recently applied for this role as it has become available again for the upcoming summer exams.

    Can anyone shed some light on what the assessment morning will be composed of?

    Thanks
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    (Original post by RastaBenitez)
    Bump.

    I have recently applied for this role as it has become available again for the upcoming summer exams.

    Can anyone shed some light on what the assessment morning will be composed of?

    Thanks
    Can you private message me a link to the job. I would like to apply again.

    I can give you details of the assessment by private message then. I applied last year, but never went to the assessment, but I did get details from someone else.
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    Hi firestar101,

    I have recently applied for the same job role as yourself. Am sure by now you must have completed your assessment, if you do mind sharing your experience with the ''skill test'' that you took as i have my assessment next week and am not sure as of what material i should prepare? as it just says "After we have checked your documentation we will ask you to complete basic skills test. This should take between 45mins and 1 hour."
    Any help is appreciated.

    Thanks
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    (Original post by kunal_tasha)
    Hi firestar101,

    I have recently applied for the same job role as yourself. Am sure by now you must have completed your assessment, if you do mind sharing your experience with the ''skill test'' that you took as i have my assessment next week and am not sure as of what material i should prepare? as it just says "After we have checked your documentation we will ask you to complete basic skills test. This should take between 45mins and 1 hour."
    Any help is appreciated.

    Thanks
    I had the assessment a couple of weeks back. I can shed some light on it.

    It's a 40 question multiple choice test based on a computer and you have as much time as you need to complete it. There are no other questions or interviews, just the test. It felt a bit like doing a theory test actually.

    It is a verbal reasoning+grammar test and the pass mark was 27/40 I think. You really don't need to worry about it. The HR lady told me that its main purpose was to screen out people who did not have a good command of English, as they do get a lot of over seas graduates applying.

    You will have to read passages of text and then answer questions on them. E.g the style of the article, reporting of facts, the message being conveyed, what words can be substituted in a specific sentence, spelling errors, grammatical errors etc.

    That's it. Don't sweat it. Good luck.
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    Hi guys. I've just successfully completed an assessment day at Pearson and realised I have no idea how much this job pays!was anybody told on their assessment day? thanks in advance!
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    (Original post by RastaBenitez)
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    anyone with info about pay?
 
 
 
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