National Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs

Fun, Learning, and Achievement

situations vacant (16-22 Years)

Name of competition: Situations Vacant

Upcoming competition date: Saturday 10th July 2021 at National Competitions Day

Venue: Staffordshire County Showground, Stafford.

Outline of competition:

The Applicant will be required to choose their own job advertisement to apply for, which is relevant to them. All Applicants must submit the original job advertisement together with a CV and covering letter. Competitors will then attend an interview which will consist of specific questioning about the job being applied for and relevant requirements relating to the advertisement. Questions will also focus on life experiences and will be structured around the form “Tell me about a time when you .....“ (Eg: “Tell me about a time when you had to meet a deadline). Applicants should consider the Situation (What was happening), Task (What was required), Action (What did YOU do) and the Result (What was the outcome) when answering. 

Competitor Information:
Rules: Competitions Day - Situations Vacant (16 to 22) - Rules 2020 - 21 & General Rules 2020 - 2021 

Timetable for the day:
When to book in: 10 minutes prior to individual interview times - starting from 10am
Where to book in: Grandstand at Staffordshire Showground  

Presentation of Awards: Approx 5pm

How to get there: 

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Checklist of things to bring with you on the day:

  • Membership Card
  • Parental Consent Form for all U18's - Copy returned to NFYFC 10 days prior to event
  • Absentee Form - Completed by County Office to be excused from presentation of awards
  • Additional form of ID
  • Smart Dress
  • Job Advert
  • CV & Coverting letter to NFYFC 2 weeks prior to event

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