Recruitment and Selection

Finding the best people and starting off well

Course Duration: ONE DAY
So many of our organisational advantages and challenges come down to having the right people. The success of the recruitment process can have repercussions which last many years and, in some cases, can make or break an organisation.

This practical and insightful workshop is designed for anyone who is involved with recruitment and would like to explore the principles and tools that can help ensure a smooth, lawful process and a successful hire.

Topics Include:

  • Recruitment policies, processes and legalities
  • Write better job descriptions
  • Candidate criteria
  • Attract the best candidates
  • Shortlist and assess applications
  • Effective job interviews: what to ask!
  • Analysing cultural fit
  • Final selection decisions
  • Tips for induction and probation
  • Adapting the process for specific roles/situations

This course includes

  • Engaging, up-to-date materials.
  • Take-home reference package and free online resources.
  • All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
  • Post-course contacts for help and advice.
  • Certificate of attendance.

Individual bookings

See our calendar for all scheduled courses & book a space online now.

Group bookings

If you have a team/group of people that require training, feel free to book online on any upcoming public course. However, we can also provide dedicated courses just for you - at our premises or yours - from our catalogue or bespoke. Please contact us so that we can discuss your exact needs.

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