An invitation to a job interview

An invitation to a job interview

Read an email invitation to a job interview to practise and improve your reading skills. 

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and do the exercises.


Reading text

To: Grace Yang
Date: 6 September
Subject: Invitation to job interview

Dear Grace,

Thank you for your application for the position of sales manager.

We would like to invite you for an interview at 10 a.m. on Monday 21 September at our offices at The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London.

You will meet with our head of sales, Susan Park, and the interview will last for about 45 minutes. During this time, you will have the opportunity to find out more about the position and learn more about our company.

Please bring your CV and references to the interview. You will also need to show a form of ID at reception to receive a visitor's pass. Please ask for me as soon as you arrive.

If you have any questions or if you wish to reschedule, please call me on 555-1234 or email me by 12 September.

I look forward to meeting you.

Best regards,

Anna Green
Human Resources Assistant

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Average: 4 (28 votes)

Submitted by Rasoul Bayani on Fri, 15/11/2019 - 14:18

Firstly, I prepare myself by knowing about a position that maybe need for answer.

Submitted by Mariluz on Thu, 24/10/2019 - 22:32

Hello! it is very important to be on time, it´s normal the feeling of nerve, but in the moment when one begin to talk and explain the reasons that why wants the job, this feeling pass and the conversation its is more nice.

Submitted by Maksmatt on Wed, 09/10/2019 - 20:38

One important thing is to find out facts and figures about the company where I'm applying for. For me it's important to be in a good mood at the interview. Doing something nice evening before and a good sleep.

Submitted by alihos79 on Sat, 24/08/2019 - 11:14

i usaually try to find any information about compony or interviwer. I wear an offical cloths. it's very important to call and inform if i can't be on time.

Submitted by tesfu on Sat, 10/08/2019 - 17:35

I had interview years ago. I wear a formal dress and i was ready for interview. I was there on time.

Submitted by cittàutopica on Thu, 11/07/2019 - 22:12

In the last days before the interview I have a look at the website of the Company for knowing the latest news about it; the previous day I choose my outfit and I collect my documents.

Submitted by Ihssane on Fri, 28/06/2019 - 13:15

If I have a job interview I will prepare all my necessary documents and to dress correctly and to come to the meeting early.
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Submitted by mtalebi on Thu, 30/05/2019 - 16:28

I wear a formal cloth, I'll be there on time, I take all the documents with myself, I answer the questions with confidence and politeness.