Employer claiming to be Trent College in Nottingham, UK

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  • Keith Taylor
    9 May, 2014 at 14:40
    • Total posts: 90

    The following ad was posted recently:

    [quote]Teachers wanted

    Due to on going expansion project in Trent College, we seek to employ experience Foreign teachers to the following subjects; Mathematics, English, Physics, Music, History, Geography, Chemistry, Biology, French etc. Location of this Job is Nottingham, England (UK). Salary range is attractive. Free accommodation, feeding and Medical health care.If you’re interested and ready to relocate, send your cv and certificate immediately.[/quote]

    Here’s an email received by one teacher after responding to the advert:

    [quote]Dear —–

    Your job application placement here at Trent College has been received. Location of this Job is Nottingham, England (UK). Trent College shall provide free accommodation, Medical health care. Salary is 96,000 Pounds per annual. make sure all your documents are genuine as we shall be contacting your references and the school where you acquire your certificate, if we find out that there is any false documents we shall terminate your application.

    After examining of your cv (Resume), below are on-line interview questions which Trent College management want you to answer. As soon as we receive your responses to our online interview questions, we shall furnish you with more details regarding this job offer and we shall contact you immediately if you’re qualified for this job, note that there shall be no any further interview if your cv and the answers provided satisfied our demand.

    Job Questions About Your Qualifications;
    What is your full name?
    Are you overqualified for this job?
    Interview questions about your abilities.
    What applicable attributes / experience do you have?
    Why are you interested in taking a lower level job?

    Interview Questions About the New Job and the School;

    Should employees use social media at work?
    What interests you about this job?
    Why shouldn’t we hire you?
    Why should we hire you instead of the other applicants for the job?
    Why are you the best person for the job?
    What do you know about this School?
    Why do you want to work here?
    What challenges are you looking for in a position?
    What can you contribute to this School?
    What do you see yourself doing within the first 30 days on the job?
    What position are you applying for?
    When will you be ready to start work?

    For more INFORMATION and INQUIRIES, don’t hesitate to contact us by Email or Phone. 44 702 4010 653[/quote]

    Warning signs:
    1. The email address provided is not a Trent College email address: trentcollegerecruitment@outlook.com
    2. The phone number provided does not match that of Trent College, which can be found on the genuine Trent College website at http://www.trentcollege.net/
    3. Poor English
    4. A salary of £96000
    5. No face to face or telephone interview required

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