This course will help you develop your skills in recruiting staff. It examines the stages involved in recruitment from the initial identification of a need for a new staff member through to handling applications. For your contribution to be effective, you need to know what the recruitment process involves and be able to identify clearly what type of recruit you are looking for. Identify the major stages in the recruitment process Analyse the content of a job Write a job description Write a person specification Attract suitable candidates for the job
No previous qualifications or experience are required to register for this course.
This course is broken down into the following units. Assignments are laid out after and within each unit.
ยท Why recruit
ยท The recruitment process,
ยท Agreeing the vacancy
ยท Analysing the job
ยท The job analysis questionnaire
ยท Preparing a job description
ยท What`s included in a job description
ยท Preparing a person specification
ยท Writing the person specification
ยท The seven point plan
ยท Types of discrimination
ยท The equal opportunities issue
ยท Equal opportunities legislation
ยท Codes of Practice
ยท Positive action
ยท Publicising a vacancy
ยท What should the advertisement say
ยท Checking for discrimination
ยท Being prepared for applicants
ยท Methods of application
ยท Telephone Application forms
ยท Curricula Vitae (CV`s)
What qualification is awarded upon completion?
Every successful student will be awarded the Level 1 Certificate in Staff Recruitment
How long will this course take to complete and do I have to complete within a certain time?
Students can register for this course at any time. Average completion time is approximately 30 hours overall, however you may take as long as you wish to complete. There is no time limit at all.
What is included in the price of my course?
ยท Official course enclosed in A4 folder.
ยท Blank CD for storing coursework.
ยท Plain A4 paper.
ยท Pen and pencil.
ยท Freepost Envelopes.
ยท Unlimited email support (Monday to Friday)
This course comes enclosed in a study bag enabling you to transport your course anywhere you wish. Giving you total flexibility.
What if I need to ask a question relating to my course?
All students can email student support with any questions they may have from Monday to Friday 9am - 9pm.
How is my Coursework assessed?
You will be required to submit your assignments via email or alternatively you can use the freepost envelopes supplied in your study pack. ( Freepost available to UK students only ). Once received it will be assessed by student support and a report issued on your progress with any relevant comments. Three grades can be achieved PASS, MERIT or DISTINCTION. All assignments can be re-submitted for regrading if necessary.
Will I be required to sit an exam?
This course is completed using continual assessment allowing us to closely monitor your progress. Therefore no examination is required.