Contract agents 2012

On this page you will find general information on our selection procedures for contract agents, including access to our FAQs.

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Questions of the competency tests

We confirm that the questions of the competency tests for the different profiles of contract agents in the building sector, set by experts in these fields, reflect the needs and requirements of the recruiting services within the EU Institutions.

CAST Buildings’ Management : update

Profile Minimum score needed to be invited to the competency test Number of candidates invited to the competency test FG I – Building Management – Technical and Administrative Support Agent 28 points 123 FG II – Building Management – Logistical Support Assistant 22 points 141 FG III – Building Management – Building Technician/Building Project Manager 26 points 143(…)

CAST regional security: number of candidates

The applications for the contract agents’ selection procedure in the filed of security were closed on 21/08/2012. Number of applications per profile: Function group   Profile   Number of applications FGIII REGIONAL SECURITY OFFICERS 432 FGIV REGIONAL SECURITY ADVISERS 414  Next steps:  Information on the next steps of the selection procedure for each of the(…)

CAST Building – update on the results of the selection based on qualifications

The publication of results of this selection based on qualifications is delayed. They will be published in the EPSO accounts during the first week of September. The admitted candidates will be invited mid-September to sit the competency tests which should take place in October.  

EPSO/CAST/S/4/2012: Corrigendum

  A corrigendum to the Call for expression of interest was published on 14/08/2012.

EPSO/CAST/S/2/2012: Final results

Publication of final results in the candidates’ EPSO accounts: 12/07/2012 Number of candidates in the database of successful candidates: Nursery nurses: 109 Kindergarten teachers: 149 Educational Assistant: 219

CAST childcare: update

  Profile Minimum score needed to be invited to the competency test Number of candidates invited to the competency test Nursery nurses 25 points 153 Kindergarten teachers 30 points 207 Educational assistants/childminders 32 points 292  Final results will be published in the EPSO accounts before the end of July.  

Update on the publication of results of the CV sifting and the test date

Update on the publication of results of the CV sifting and the test date

  The publication in the EPSO accounts of results of the CV sifting is planned for the end of May/beginning of June 2012. The competency test is planned to take place on 22/06/2012 in Brussels. Detailed information will soon be available in the candidates’ EPSO accounts.  

CORRIGENDUM: no verbal and numerical tests

CORRIGENDUM: no verbal and numerical tests

Registration to the EPSO/CAST/S/3/2012 selection was closed on 19th April at midday. A corrigendum was published on 04/05/2012. No verbal and numerical reasoning computer-based tests will be held for this selection. The next step is the CV sifting phase whereby selection will be based on qualifications – CV sifting phase (see Call for expressions of interest EPSO/CAST/S/3/2012, Point(…)

CAST childcare staff:  updates

CAST childcare staff: updates

Update on timetable and number of applications: 1. Timetable Step Date Sifting of CVs First half of May 2012 Competency tests Beginning of June 2012 Results of competency tests sent to candidates July 2012 2. Updated number of applications: Total number of applications after closure (CAST childcare):  2471 A. NURSERY NURSES/CHILDCARE WORKERS (M/F): 473 B.(…)

cast childcare 2012

Questions of the competency tests

We confirm that the questions of the competency tests for the different profiles of contract agents in the building sector, set by experts in these fields, reflect the needs and requirements of the recruiting services within the EU Institutions.

CAST Buildings’ Management : update

Profile Minimum score needed to be invited to the competency test Number of candidates invited to the competency test FG I – Building Management – Technical and Administrative Support Agent 28 points 123 FG II – Building Management – Logistical Support Assistant 22 points 141 FG III – Building Management – Building Technician/Building Project Manager 26 points 143(…)

CAST regional security: number of candidates

The applications for the contract agents’ selection procedure in the filed of security were closed on 21/08/2012. Number of applications per profile: Function group   Profile   Number of applications FGIII REGIONAL SECURITY OFFICERS 432 FGIV REGIONAL SECURITY ADVISERS 414  Next steps:  Information on the next steps of the selection procedure for each of the(…)

CAST Building – update on the results of the selection based on qualifications

The publication of results of this selection based on qualifications is delayed. They will be published in the EPSO accounts during the first week of September. The admitted candidates will be invited mid-September to sit the competency tests which should take place in October.  

EPSO/CAST/S/4/2012: Corrigendum

  A corrigendum to the Call for expression of interest was published on 14/08/2012.

EPSO/CAST/S/2/2012: Final results

Publication of final results in the candidates’ EPSO accounts: 12/07/2012 Number of candidates in the database of successful candidates: Nursery nurses: 109 Kindergarten teachers: 149 Educational Assistant: 219

CAST childcare: update

  Profile Minimum score needed to be invited to the competency test Number of candidates invited to the competency test Nursery nurses 25 points 153 Kindergarten teachers 30 points 207 Educational assistants/childminders 32 points 292  Final results will be published in the EPSO accounts before the end of July.  

Update on the publication of results of the CV sifting and the test date

Update on the publication of results of the CV sifting and the test date

  The publication in the EPSO accounts of results of the CV sifting is planned for the end of May/beginning of June 2012. The competency test is planned to take place on 22/06/2012 in Brussels. Detailed information will soon be available in the candidates’ EPSO accounts.  

CORRIGENDUM: no verbal and numerical tests

CORRIGENDUM: no verbal and numerical tests

Registration to the EPSO/CAST/S/3/2012 selection was closed on 19th April at midday. A corrigendum was published on 04/05/2012. No verbal and numerical reasoning computer-based tests will be held for this selection. The next step is the CV sifting phase whereby selection will be based on qualifications – CV sifting phase (see Call for expressions of interest EPSO/CAST/S/3/2012, Point(…)

CAST childcare staff:  updates

CAST childcare staff: updates

Update on timetable and number of applications: 1. Timetable Step Date Sifting of CVs First half of May 2012 Competency tests Beginning of June 2012 Results of competency tests sent to candidates July 2012 2. Updated number of applications: Total number of applications after closure (CAST childcare):  2471 A. NURSERY NURSES/CHILDCARE WORKERS (M/F): 473 B.(…)

cast buildings

Questions of the competency tests

We confirm that the questions of the competency tests for the different profiles of contract agents in the building sector, set by experts in these fields, reflect the needs and requirements of the recruiting services within the EU Institutions.

CAST Buildings’ Management : update

Profile Minimum score needed to be invited to the competency test Number of candidates invited to the competency test FG I – Building Management – Technical and Administrative Support Agent 28 points 123 FG II – Building Management – Logistical Support Assistant 22 points 141 FG III – Building Management – Building Technician/Building Project Manager 26 points 143(…)

CAST regional security: number of candidates

The applications for the contract agents’ selection procedure in the filed of security were closed on 21/08/2012. Number of applications per profile: Function group   Profile   Number of applications FGIII REGIONAL SECURITY OFFICERS 432 FGIV REGIONAL SECURITY ADVISERS 414  Next steps:  Information on the next steps of the selection procedure for each of the(…)

CAST Building – update on the results of the selection based on qualifications

The publication of results of this selection based on qualifications is delayed. They will be published in the EPSO accounts during the first week of September. The admitted candidates will be invited mid-September to sit the competency tests which should take place in October.  

EPSO/CAST/S/4/2012: Corrigendum

  A corrigendum to the Call for expression of interest was published on 14/08/2012.

EPSO/CAST/S/2/2012: Final results

Publication of final results in the candidates’ EPSO accounts: 12/07/2012 Number of candidates in the database of successful candidates: Nursery nurses: 109 Kindergarten teachers: 149 Educational Assistant: 219

CAST childcare: update

  Profile Minimum score needed to be invited to the competency test Number of candidates invited to the competency test Nursery nurses 25 points 153 Kindergarten teachers 30 points 207 Educational assistants/childminders 32 points 292  Final results will be published in the EPSO accounts before the end of July.  

Update on the publication of results of the CV sifting and the test date

Update on the publication of results of the CV sifting and the test date

  The publication in the EPSO accounts of results of the CV sifting is planned for the end of May/beginning of June 2012. The competency test is planned to take place on 22/06/2012 in Brussels. Detailed information will soon be available in the candidates’ EPSO accounts.  

CORRIGENDUM: no verbal and numerical tests

CORRIGENDUM: no verbal and numerical tests

Registration to the EPSO/CAST/S/3/2012 selection was closed on 19th April at midday. A corrigendum was published on 04/05/2012. No verbal and numerical reasoning computer-based tests will be held for this selection. The next step is the CV sifting phase whereby selection will be based on qualifications – CV sifting phase (see Call for expressions of interest EPSO/CAST/S/3/2012, Point(…)

CAST childcare staff:  updates

CAST childcare staff: updates

Update on timetable and number of applications: 1. Timetable Step Date Sifting of CVs First half of May 2012 Competency tests Beginning of June 2012 Results of competency tests sent to candidates July 2012 2. Updated number of applications: Total number of applications after closure (CAST childcare):  2471 A. NURSERY NURSES/CHILDCARE WORKERS (M/F): 473 B.(…)