What are assessment centres?

An assessment centre is usually an all day event (or longer) which forms part of the latter stages of a company's recruitment procedure.  Employers want to find out how you perform in different situations and devise activities to test you in various ways.  Check out Information resources for useful links and publications.

What can I expect to happen at an assessment centre?

Various activities - but you are unlikely to face everything listed here at one assessment centre

General rules for assessment centres