среда, 1 мая 2013 г.

Для истории: вопросы, которые обычно задают на скайп-интервью

Полный перечень всех основных вопросов, которые могли бы присутствовать на скайп-интервью. Очень удобно по ним готовиться к будущему собеседованию.

Category 1: About You and Your Family

Tell us a little about yourself.
Where do you live?
Do you own a house, or do you rent?
(If you have children under 18) Where are your children now? Are they alone at home? (Note: In Canada, it is illegal to leave children under 12 unattended).
What's your current status - single/married/engaged?
How long have you been married? OR When do you plan to marry?
Have you been previously married?
Do you have other children not listed in this application?
Do your parents live in the same home?
Do you plan to bring them to Canada if your application is approved?
If not, who will look after them if you move to Canada?
How would you rate your English language skills? How about French? (Note: Expect to be tested on this if you claim some degree of skills).
How well do your spouse and children speak English/French?
Have you ever been in trouble with the law? Were you ever reported/charged/arrested for any crime?
Do your spouse and children support your plan to move to Canada?
Do you have family in Canada?
What would you do if your immigration application is rejected?

Category 2: Job and Qualifications

Where are you working now?
What is your title?
What does your job involve?
Is this a full time or part time job?
How long have you worked at this company?
Have you had the same position since you started?
What jobs have you had prior to this?
Can you provide references?
Tell us about your educational background.
What qualifications do you have for your present job?
Were you trained before taking on this role?
How many people work in your department/company? How many work under you?
Who do you report to in the company? Could you give us their contact information?
What are your currently working on?
Would you say you are doing well in this company?
Why would you want to quit this job and head for an uncertain future in Canada?
Do you think you will easily find a similar job in Canada?
Do you think your qualifications are sufficient to help you find a job?
Do you plan to study further in Canada?
Have you had your qualifications assessed in Canada?

Category 3: Financial Position

How much money do you earn at your present job?
Do you have any other sources of income? How much do you earn from those?
How much money do you have in the banks?
Can you provide bank statements for the last 1/2/3 years?
What other assets do you have? Property? Stocks and bonds? Gold?
What are your assets worth, approximately, at today's market rates? Do you have an assessment report?
If your immigration application were to be approved, would you sell your assets before moving to Canada?

Category 4: What You Know About Canada

How much do you know about Canada?
What exactly have you heard about Canada?
Who is Canada's Prime Minister?
What is the capital of Canada?
Can you name some Canadian cities?
How many Canadian provinces can you name?
What is the name of the premier of the province where you plan to settle?

Category 4: Immigrating to Canada

Why do you want to leave your country?
Are you prepared for the challenges that come with a move to a new country?
Why did you choose Canada? Why not Australia, New Zealand, the US or Britain?
What do you expect Canada to be like?
Which city in Canada do you want to go to? Why did you decide on that city?
Do you have family/friends in Canada? If so, where do they live?
(If your intended destination is different from the one you have family in) Why did you choose City X rather than City Y if that's where you have family?
Will you change your mind and settle in City Y if your application is approved?
How will you support yourself and your family before you get a job?
How much money do you plan to take with you to Canada?
How long do you think your funds will last you if you haven't found a job?
Have you found out about the cost of living in your intended destination?
Explain how you plan to find a job in Canada.
Will you be using the Internet for your job search?
What other means would you use to find a job?
There are so many job-seekers in Canada who are familiar with current industry practices. Why do you believe you can get the job ahead of them?
Have you been in touch with prospective employers in Canada with regard to your job search?
Do you know of any associations or licensing bodies related to your profession in Canada?
Have you attempted to contact them? If yes, what did they say?
What would you do if you cannot find a job in your field?
Would you seek government unemployment benefits while you are unemployed?
Would you return to your home country if you can't find a job?
Where do you see yourself five or 10 years from now?

Краткий список основных вопросов:

1. Как вы (т.е. здравствуйте)?

2. Как долго вы женаты?

3. Вы живете в большом городе? Сколько там население?

4. Вы живете в доме или квартире?

5. Вы собственник или арендуете?

6. Дети. Сколько им лет?

7. Как жена говорит по-английски?

8. Вы упоминали о разных друзьях в Манитобе. Кто они. Как вы познакомились?

9. У вас хорошая работа в России. Почему вы хотите все бросить и уехать в Морден?

10. Какую работу вы и ваша жена, полагаете, сможете найти в Мордене?

11. Какая зарплата там знаете?

12. Почему Морден?

13. Почему вы хотите уехать из России?

14. Вы готовы к трудностям, связанным с переездом?

15. Какие наиболее важные трудности вы ожидаете встретить после переезда?

16. Как вы будете искать работу?

17. Что если вы не сможете найти работу? Как вы сможете содержать семью? (здесь имеется в виду сколько денег привезете, чтобы продержаться без работы)

18. Как вы видите себя и свою семью через 5-10 лет?

19. Есть вопросы, какие вы хотели бы спросить у меня?

А вот пост о нашем скайп-интервью с куратором программы.