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NHS Mock Interview

To help you prepare for your NHS interview, here are 30 interview questions and answer examples.

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Question 1 of 30

This concludes our interview. Do you have any questions for us?

"Thank you for asking. Yes, I do have a couple of questions. First, when would you like to have this position filled? And second, are there any required qualifications you do not see on my resume?"

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30 NHS Interview Questions & Answers

Below is a list of our NHS interview questions. Click on any interview question to view our answer advice and answer examples. You may view 20 answer examples before our paywall loads. Afterwards, you'll be asked to upgrade to view the rest of our answers.

  • Ask The Interviewer

    1. This concludes our interview. Do you have any questions for us?

  • Behavioral

    2. How would your friends describe your personality?

  • Behavioral

    3. The NHS prides itself on offering inclusive, non-discriminatory care. Do you agree with our approach?

  • Behavioral

    4. How do you deal with constructive criticism, even when delivered in a manner you do not prefer?

  • Behavioral

    5. How well do you work under pressure?

  • Competency

    6. How would you describe your communication skills?

  • Competency

    7. How will you earn your colleagues' trust and respect?

  • Competency

    8. How well do you work with others?

  • Competency

    9. What are your strengths?

  • Competency

    10. What is your greatest weakness, and what are you doing to improve?

  • Competency

    11. How would you describe your time management skills?

  • Discovery

    12. What are your hobbies and interests outside of work?

  • Discovery

    13. Where do you see yourself in ten years?

  • Discovery

    14. Tell us something about yourself that is not found on your CV.

  • Discovery

    15. How do you expect to make a difference at the NHS if hired?

  • Discovery

    16. After reading the job description, what do you like most about this position?

  • Discovery

    17. How do you stay current with the ongoing advancements in your industry?

  • Discovery

    18. Tell us what you have learned about the NHS.

  • Discovery

    19. Why did you leave your last job?

  • Discovery

    20. Why do you want to work for the NHS?

  • Experience

    21. Do you have any experience working in this field?

  • Experience

    22. Tell us about your volunteer experience.

  • Situational

    23. How would you handle a disagreement with a colleague or manager?

  • Situational

    24. Describe a time your ethics were tested.

  • Situational

    25. What would you do if a colleague asked you to help steal or do something immoral?

  • Situational

    26. Have you ever suffered a setback or failure? If so, how did you handle it?

  • Situational

    27. You are working with a junior colleague who is consistently 20 minutes late. What would you do?

  • Tough

    28. In your opinion, what is the greatest challenge the NHS will face in the next few years?

  • Tough

    29. What are the six core values of the NHS?

  • Tough

    30. What is the NHS's vision?