Helping you recruit

Recruitment Media Assessments

Don’t take a chance on your new appointment being able to hold their own in front of the media.

Our “as real as it gets” Media Assessments will help you identify your candidates’ strengths, abilities and areas for development.

Course overview


Our tailored assessments will form a key part of your recruitment process. We’ll help you identify your candidates’ current experience, skillset and their future needs.

The tests can be held face to face or via Zoom and we will work with your selection panel to develop suitable interview scenarios for the candidates. We’ll then feed back with video of their interview and our assessment of their performance.

Delegates will

  • Be interviewed as though for real by a former journalist
  • Be assessed for their interview and preparation skills
  • Be able to discuss their understanding of your organisation’s key messages and branding
  • Experience a breaking news scenario


We will:

  • Provide you with a video recording of the assessment for your recruitment panel
  • Present full reports for the assessment for each candidate
  • Advise on development needs for candidates, where necessary
  • Provide ongoing training and development


This training can be provided as:

  • Full-day or half day where we assess every candidate individually across a single session
  • 1-to-1 assessments to meet the availability of each candidate
  • Online or face to face

Who is this course suitable for?

  • Chief Executives
  • Senior executive teams
  • Communications teams

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Meet our trainers

Call 01206 841933 or send us an email to discuss your goals.

We will tailor courses to suit your exact needs.