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If you want a career in the Civil Service this book should help you to achieve your goal. Prepared with the co-operation of Recruitment and Assessment Services, it offers information and advice on the qualifying tests, and over half the book comprises practice questions relevant to the Civil Service qualifying exams. You have considerable influence over your test performance and hard work, determination and, most of all, systematic preparation, can lead to a considerable improvement in your score. RAS tests are probably the most frequently taken tests in the UK. Competition can be fierce and the difference between a pass and a fail sometimes amounts to just a few marks. For some candidates, the advice and practice material contained in this book could mean the difference between a pass and a fail in the clerical qualifying test, executive officer qualifying test or fast stream more

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  • Book | 128 pages
  • Kogan Page Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0749415223
  • 9780749415228

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Acknowledgements Preface 1. Administrative Staff in the Civil Service Administrative Assistant Administrative Officer Executive Officer (or equivalent) Administration Trainee and Higher Executive Officer (Development) Information for applicants 2. Tests and Practice The challenge of an open and fair recruitment policy The value of tests The value of practice The value of practice 3. Practice for the Clerical Tests The RAS clerical qualifying test Practice exercises Answers to practice exercises 4. Practice for the Executive Officer Qualifying Test The RAS Executive Officer Qualifying Test Practice exercises Answers to Practice exercises 5. Mock Test Mock Test Answers to the mock test 6. Practice for the Fast Stream A description of the Fast Stream test Practice exercises Answers to practice exercises Further Information Further Reading from Kogan Pageshow more

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