assessment centre


assessment centre
assessment centre noun
A place where young offenders are detained so that their individual needs can be assessed and recommendations formulated about their future
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aˈssessment centre 8 [assessment centre] (BrE) (NAmE aˈssessment center) noun (business) (especially BrE)
an event where people applying for a job are given a number of tests and interviews to find out what their strengths and weaknesses are; the place where this happens

After the first interview you may be asked back for an assessment centre.

The book tells you how to prepare for an assessment center.

the assessment centre method


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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