Competency Application Form

Maximise your success with a professionally written competency application form 

Need help with your competency application?

Filling out a competency application for the public sector can be daunting. You might feel unsure about what to include or how to effectively showcase your competencies.

Give yourself the best chance for success 

Together we will craft compelling answers that meet the competencies required, giving you the best chance to get called for an interview.

Showcase your competencies and position yourself as the ideal candidate

Guided Support from an Expert 

Work with Terry O'Brien who has helped hundreds of people get promoted in the public sector

Professionally Crafted Competency Answers 

Elevate your application with competency answers that align perfectly with the job 

A Winning Competency Application

Get fully finished, top quality competency answers, ensuring you feel confident and ready for success 

Competency Application

3.5 hour all-in-one session with Terry


  • Public sector and civil service competency based application forms
  • Specialist in both senior applications and mid/junior levels   
  • Expertise writing competency answers using the STAR model
  • Professional competencies crafted by a leading expert   

Book a call with Terry

Book a complimentary call to find out how Terry can help you with your public sector competency application  

I have helped hundreds of people apply for promotions in the public sector 

I was struggling to complete my application. I couldn't articulate my experiences in a way that matched the competencies for the role. Terry's expertise was invaluable. He helped me to choose my examples and write my responses. With his help, my application was successful and I got the job.


Principal Officer, HSE

Here's how it works

Step 1
Get in touch

Reach out to schedule a call with Terry to discuss your application and ways you can work together 

Step 2 
Transform your Application

Work together to craft competency answers that highlight your unique skills and experience

Step 3 
Apply with Confidence

Submit an application that showcases your strengths and shows you as the ideal candidate for the job

Work with Terry

Over the last 20 years, I have worked with hundreds of professionals across the private and public sector preparing them for success. 

If you need help with your competency application form, I'd be delighted to work with you.

Get the support you need to succeed