Searchlight’s Interviewing Skill training workshop provides the knowledge you or your staff need to carry out interviews effectively, consistently, and professionally.
After all, if you recruit the wrong person it could cost your firm a great deal of money and time. Time invested in taking our course could pay significant dividends further down the line.
The workshops is suitable for anyone who’s responsible for recruiting and selecting staff, and will benefit experienced managers who want to refresh their skills or those who simply wish to master these skills quickly.
By the end of the workshop delegates will be able to:
Describe the importance of setting clear core competencies
Identify standards of performance for these competencies
Describe the legal issues relating to recruitment and selection
Specify the preparation required for a selection interview
Describe the key communication skills required for an effective interviewer
Explain the importance of clear record keeping
Conduct a selection interview following an agreed structure
Describe the follow up procedures
They will also have covered all of the following areas:
The objective of the selection interview and the costs of getting it wrong
Agreeing core competencies and recruitment criteria
Identifying performance standards
Legal issues in recruitment and selection
Short-listing for interview
Interview planning and question preparation
Listening and note taking
The selection decision
Personal action plan for further development of skills.
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The latest edition the Searchlight Academy brochure listing all the face to face training workshops we currently have scheduled for the remainder of 2020 and 2021 is now available for download. Inside you will find details of a wide range of popular workshops taking place around the UK at which you can book places for …