ERIC Number: ED363754
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Mar
A Quick Guide to Taking Employment Tests and Applying for Government and Other Jobs.
West Virginia State Dept. of Education, Charleston. Bureau of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education.
This guide provides information for persons preparing to take government and other employment opportunity entrance examinations. It was developed for use with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and other government agencies employing West Virginians and will be used by Adult Basic Education instructors to better prepare adults for employment. The guide contains examples of the type of questions asked on employment examinations and practical examples of how to complete such examinations effectively. It also contains information on general test-taking techniques, additional study information on specific employment examinations, and tips for job interviewing. Specific topics covered are as follows: following directions and using answer sheets, vocabulary, reading, mathematics, test-taking tips, applying for government jobs, the job interview, and job keeping skills. Eight resources that might help in preparing for government tests are listed. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: West Virginia State Dept. of Education, Charleston. Bureau of Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education.