Job Application & Interview Skills

Overview

This intensive program is designed to help you understand and apply job application writing and interview skills. This workshop gives you ideas to create a personalised template for addressing job specific criteria. Practical tools will boost your confidence to increase your opportunity to secure your ideal role.

  

Content

Introduction

  • Identifying current trends in recruitment
  • The selection process

  
Addressing the criteria confidentially

  • Providing evidence through applicable and recent examples
  • Using the STAR and SAO models
  • Focus on the employer’s needs

  
The importance of your resumé

  • The purpose of a resumé
  • What to include / exclude
  • Documenting your achievements
  • The relevance to the position
  • The use of “power verbs”

  
Interview preparation 

  • Preparing yourself personally
  • Researching the role

Interview role play

  • Behavioural interviewing
  • Appropriate questions you may ask
  • Dealing with nerves

  
Post interview feedback

  • The professional approach

   

Learning outcomes

  • Identify current trends to keep you application approach up to date
  • Confidently understand a recruitment selection process
  • Learn tried and tested, easy-to-apply methods and tips to address job criteria more effectively
  • Write outstanding covering letters
  • Construct a winning resumé to use as the basis for any job application
  • Get the best out of their referees
  • Learn tried and tested, easy-to-apply methods and tips to improve interview techniques, including overcoming nerves
  • Skills assessment and skills practice

     

Prerequisite

This course requires no previous training or experience.

    

Course duration

One day

Or come for our half day Job Application Skills course or half day Job Interview Skills course

Investment

$550+GST per person

Includes:

  • Experienced facilitator
  • Interactive, practical and hands on learning
  • Small groups for maximum impact
  • Take home resource workbook
  • Post course Coach Line
  • Post course follow up
  • Certificate of Attendance for participants
  • Morning & afternoon refreshments
  • Delicious cafe lunch

 

Enjoy Real People, Real Conversations, Real Results 

 

Further development

Thinking and Speaking Off the Cuff

Communication & Interpersonal Skills

Adapting to Change  
   

  

 

When

17 April 2019 (One day)
22 May 2019 (One day)
21 June 2019 (One day)
22 July 2019 (One day)
22 August 2019 (One day)
19 September 2019 (One day)
28 October 2019 (One day)
26 November 2019 (One day)
19 December 2019 (One day)