ARE YOU THE NEXT W INSIDER?

Are you the next W insider?
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ARE YOU THE NEXT W INSIDER?



15 Wednesday 15th September 2010
The hotel brand W is opening in Leicester Square next February and is holding an X factor type of talent search, however the prize is not a record deal, it’s a job at the hotel. There’s a variety of top jobs up for grabs such as ‘Welcome Office’ (Reception), ‘Style and Wash’ (chambermaid) and the most prestigious job off all: an Insider (Consierge). They are looking for a specific type of person so read the following and if you meet the criteria perhaps you could be the next W insider…
 
You will need to progress through three audition rounds in order to reach the final. There is a judging panel of well-known socialites including J Alexander who is one of the judges on America’s Next Top Model, David Waddington who is a club owner and pop up gallery operator Libby Sellers.
 
The Criteria: you need to be a party animal, a socialite and dress as if every week is Fashion Week. You will be required to make any wish a reality, whether it be a helicopter ride, a Rolls Royce, an Alexander McQueen dress or a reservation at the Ivy.
 
 
The insider at the W Hollywood says that being an insider is not something you can learn, "It's something you are born to do”. He also gives an insight into what you can expect: "You have no free time, your phone rings 24 hours a day. You are not just the concerige, you're not just the welcome desk or security, you are everything.” Judge on the W Insider panel David Waddington outlines what he’s looking for in the ultimate insider: “They go out every night, they know duchesses and drag queens, they can get a table at 8pm anywhere and their parties always finish the next day. They attend recitals at the Barbican and understand the cultural significance of Cheryl Cole.” 
 
A big responsibility you may think but if you’ve got what it takes, here are the steps you’ll need to follow:
 
Stage One
Complete an online application, some of the questions you can expect to answer will be:
Where can I find the latest shop in London which carries a variety of young, cool designer goods? Why is the shop hot and how can you get me a discount?
It's Sunday, what are you going to do?
East or West London, Why?
 
Stage Two
Semi-finalists will be invited to a series of ‘special conundrums’ set up by the W Insider team that are inspired by fashion, design and entertainment. 
 
Stage Three
If you make it this far, you’ve done well and you will be invited to a personal interview in a secret location. Johnny Woo will be MCing the casting event too.
 
If you think you’ve got the Insider factor then you can apply now at www.wlondon.co.uk/casting and begin the process of getting London’s hottest hotel job.

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  • Guest: No
    Wed 25 - Jan - 2012, 06:05
    They should get Little Mix and Katie Price to work there, the style would be quite fitting.
  • Guest: No
    Wed 25 - Jan - 2012, 06:00
    Awful. "Style and Wash" ? lol. Pretty ugly hotel, too (just had a look at photo's). What are they doing to my hometown !

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