Our Metro Bank Thomas GIA test PrepPack offers detailed guides and other preparation materials to help you pass your interviews and assessment centre exercises at Metro Bank.

Thomas GIA Test Practice

The Thomas GIA assessment contains five sections – reasoning, perceptual speed, number speed and accuracy, spatial visualisation, and word meaning. These five sections are meant to see how well you will develop and respond to training if you receive your desired job.

Online Preparation for the Metro Bank IT Support Manager Position

Our carefully selected resources will improve your numerical and verbal skills, your visual accuracy, and reasoning so well that you will pass your pre-employment assessment at the company with unqualified success.

Metro Bank IT Support Manager Hiring Process

To successfully receive an offer at Metro Bank for the IT support manager position, you must pass all stages of Metro Bank's hiring process. After making sure your CV clearly demonstrates your relevance to the IT support manager position, you should submit your application. This will start the application process. Next, you will need to take the Thomas GIA test. If you pass this stage, you will then be asked to participate in a phone interview. After that, you will participate in an assessment centre, which may include various activities and interviews. Each stage of the hiring process is explained in more detail below.

  Hiring Process For IT Support Managers at Metro Bank


Metro Bank IT Support Manager Application Process

Together with submitting your CV and cover letter, you will be asked to complete a short questionnaire, when you apply for the position. The questionnaire seeks to collect some demographic information about job applicants. You will also encounter in it questions about your working visa status, education, working history, and disability, among others. You will need to provide personal contact details as well. If your documents satisfy the expectations of the company's recruiters, you will be invited for a phone interview, in which a Human Resources manager will tell you about the position for which you applied.

Metro Bank IT Support Manager Assessment Tests

Candidates for project manager positions face a series of tests, which consist of the Thomas GIA test. With the help of our Thomas-GIA preparation pack, you'll find yourself able to work through the tests with ease.

Metro Bank IT Support Manager Sample Question

As an IT support manager, you should prepare for questions like below when completing Metro Bank recruitment process test:

Metro Bank IT Support Manager Interview Questions 

Whether it's a phone, video, one-on-one, or panel interview, JobTestPrep can help you prepare for your interview with Metro Bank. Our interview resources include hundreds of interview questions, tailored for specific job positions, and study guides. Gain the edge over the competition and ensure a successful interview by practising today!

Metro Bank IT Support Manager In-Person Interview

Metro Bank IT support manager candidates face to face interviews are a feature of almost all recruitment processes, in both assessment centres and as final interviews. These interviews are designed to assess your skills and to allow your future managers to examine your fit for their teams.

Metro Bank IT Support Manager Video Interview

In the next stage of the recruitment process Metro Bank IT support manager recruiters use a video interview to assess applicants who were successful in the previous stages. This is a pre-recorded test done via a video programme sent to you by email. You are given 5 or 10 questions to answer (depending on the role) and you have 3 seconds to read through the question before the programme begins recording your response. This interview is a way for Metro Bank to get to know you so most of the questions are motivational or competency based. Here are some examples of questions you might be asked: What is the most interesting thing you have learned about Metro Bank from your research? What qualities do you think the placement will bring out in you? Why have you chosen Metro Bank? Before the interview, write out a few notes and examples for yourself to use during the interview. Interviews can be nerve-wracking so make sure to review our free guide to interviews PDF to prepare.

Metro Bank IT Support Manager Phone Interview

If you are successful during the online testing stage, your next assessment is the Metro Bank telephone interview. This interview is scheduled to last between 45 minutes and one hour. The Metro Bank phone interview is mainly competency-based and focuses on assessing you against the key competencies valued at the company. You will be asked about your background and then the interview will move onto the competency questions.

Metro Bank IT Support Manager Assessment Centre

The final stage of your recruitment process is the Metro Bank IT support manager assessment centre. As part of the assessment day, you will be asked to participate in some or all of the following activities such as role-play, case study, interview, aptitude test. You will receive a brief beforehand providing you with the specific activities you will be expected to complete. The purpose of the assessment centre is to evaluate how you work both as part of a team as well as individually.

Answers to Your Frequently Asked Questions

What should I emphasise during my Metro Bank interview?

Typically you should emphasise why you are the correct choice for the job. You should bring in good examples from past experiences to show that you have the skills needed to succeed. Use the STAR method to answer questions as this provides a complete picture and is an engaging way to answer.

What is the Metro Bank telephone interview like?

This is often a preliminary interview. These questions are essentially competency questions, and the interviewers are looking for you to provide examples of where you have displayed these competencies in the past. The STAR method will help you organise your answers. See JobTestPrep's STAR method pages: to find out more about how to answer in this way. The telephone interview has some advantages over a regular interview - you can wear comfortable clothing, and keep your answers written out in front of you, but it can also contain the same pressure as an interview when it comes to answering questions.

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What's Included

  • 2 full-length GIA practice tests
  • 2 additional Reasoning exercises
  • 3 additional Perceptual Speed exercises
  • 1 additional Number Speed and Accuracy exercise
  • 1 additional Spatial Visualisation exercise
  • 5 extra Word Meaning exercises
  • 2 extra Perceptual Speed exercises