Recruitment and Selection Strategies & Skills

Due to the impact of Coronavirus, our 'Recruitment and Selection Strategies & Skills' training course, can also be delivered to groups via live webinar, or delivered as an eLearning module.Contact the Training South West team to discuss further.

Aims of the course

This one-day course equips those responsible for recruitment with the necessary skills and insights to ensure they pick the best people for their organisations. Creating synergy and adding value against a wider business plan is essential for anyone looking to sharpen their recruitment strategies.

This practical and interactive course will help translate theory into real-life practice, drawing out the knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed in a recruitment role.

Who will benefit from attending?

  • Anyone involved in recruiting
  • Those new to interviewing or lacking experience
  • Stakeholders wanting an insight into competency-based interviewing
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    Main Group

Participants will learn to:

  • Map out the overall recruitment and selection process
  • Confidently recruit the right person for the role
  • Create a personal profile of the ideal candidates
  • Conduct competency-based interviews
  • Project the organisation in a positive yet realistic light
  • Evaluate candidates against predetermined criteria
  • Make effective selection decisions

Key topics covered:

  • Attracting the right person
  • Reviewing a CV – what to look for
  • Preparation before the interview
  • The interview room and attendees
  • Interview styles
  • Equality and diversity
  • Building rapport with the candidate
  • Questioning skills
  • Other aspects of conducting the interview
  • Making your selection decision

What's included?

The majority of our courses are customised and delivered in house. Our standard fee for customised course delivery over the duration of a day is £950.00, which includes diagnostics, course customisation to ensure the course meets the specific needs of your organisation, materials and delivery to groups of up to 15 people. This equates to a training investment of £65.00 per head. Certificates are issued upon completion of the training for all participants.

Our South West training teams cover Dorset, Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Wiltshire. Whether you're in Exeter, Bath, Bristol, Taunton or Salisbury, we have experts trainers at the ready to deliver high impact training to your staff. 

Contact us to discuss further. 

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