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Tue 21 May, Thu 30 May 2024
09:30 - 12:30

Venue: Greenwich House, Edmonton Room

Provided by: PPD Personal and Professional Development


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Recruitment and Selection Skills
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Tue 21 May, Thu 30 May 2024

Description


This course prepares you to effectively carry out the recruitment and selection process taking you through the stages of producing a person specification, short listing effectively against selection criteria, designing questions, structuring and conducting interviews, and making the final decision. University policies and procedures will also be covered.

If you are looking to update and refresh your understanding of the recruitment and selection processes at the University of Cambridge, it is recommended that you attend the 1/2 day workshop: Recruitment Essentials: Appointing the Right Candidate (Professional Services Appointments).

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Prerequisites

It is recommended that delegates complete the following before attending:

  • Read the University's Recruitment Guidance policies before the session
Sessions

Number of sessions: 2

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Tue 21 May   09:30 - 12:30 09:30 - 12:30 Greenwich House, Edmonton Room map Graeme Ross,  Reshmin Haq,  Andrew Rowland
2 Thu 30 May   09:30 - 12:30 09:30 - 12:30 Greenwich House, Edmonton Room map Graeme Ross,  Reshmin Haq,  Andrew Rowland
Aims
  • to understand the key equality and compliance issues in relation to recruitment
  • to understand how to assess the requirements of a vacancy
  • to understand how to shortlist against selection criteria
  • to understand how to design effective interview questions
  • to understand how to prepare and conduct interviews
  • to understand how to make an objective and justifiable recruitment decision
Duration

Two half day sessions

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Theme
Recruitment and Selection

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