Why book this course?
Recruitment is one of the most important aspects of any business. Get it right, and you’ll have team members that contribute to your success and develop alongside the business. Get it wrong, and you can introduce unstable elements that inhibit your growth, or unsuitable candidates that then have to be replaced at cost.
Our Recruitment, Interviewing and Selection course looks at the various stages of the recruitment process, from defining the role and advertising to short listing and “onboarding”. We’ll help you craft the perfect person specification and job description, reducing the risk of wasting valuable time, money and resources on unsuitable applicants.
Who is the course for?
This course is ideal for line Managers, HR managers/administrators, business owners, and anyone else who is involved in employee recruitment and selection.
The skills gained on this course will help you to better understand the recruitment process, identifying talent and gaining an insight into interview behaviour and technique.
What content will the course cover?
The importance of understanding the whole process
Understanding the legal side of recruitment and selection
Using job descriptions
The person specifications and knowing what you are looking for
Advertising the position, including on social media
The short listing process – reviewing CVs and application forms
Practical, in-depth and thorough recruitment interviewing skills
Behavioural and competency based interview techniques
Asking the right questions
Dos and don’ts of interviewing
Overview of other tools, including psychometric and ability tests.
What will I get out of the training?
The course focuses on the all-important interview process, developing the crucial skills you need to provide a detailed picture of each applicant, and judge their suitability for the role. You’ll learn how to achieve this within the boundaries of employment law, and gain the confidence to ask the right questions and make the right calls.
At Kent Trainers, we’re proud to adapt our courses to the needs of businesses across the region. Our Recruitment, Interviewing and Selection course uses practical exercises and individual feedback to tailor the course to your needs. By discussing issues with your trainers and peers, you’ll gain an understanding of the interviewing process that applies to your workplace and bolsters your skill set.
What is the duration of this course?
This is a 1 day course.
The timings and format for our courses are as follows:
- Scheduled training courses held virtually
Unless specified, courses commence at 9:30am and finish at approximately 4:00pm. The day is broken up into modules, both online and offline to ensure engagement and interaction. We also ensure that there are plenty of comfort breaks throughout the day.
- Scheduled training courses held at one of our venues
Courses commences at 9:30am and finish at approximately 4:30pm. On all our scheduled courses, a hot lunch is included, and refreshments are provided throughout the day.
- In-house & bespoke courses, held virtually or at a venue of your choice
For all in-house training courses, we will adapt the timings and format for the day around the needs of your team and business. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.