Applying for Jobs: Interview Skills & CV Writing
This practical one day training seminar is designed for staff pursuing internal and external job opportunities.
Participants will look at how to use Departmental competency frameworks to demonstrate experience. It will look at how to consider what the reader of an application form may be looking for and how to focus on those issues when completing application forms and writing CVs. It will provide an opportunity to discover and practise interview techniques.
This workshop based day provides delegates with the opportunity to practice their skills in a supportive and guided way, to learn from their peers and share impressions, to improve their skills and techniques throughout the day and top draw up a plan of action.
Registration and Refreshments
Workshop Session One – Understanding your Departmental Competency Frameworks
Workshop Session Two – Completing Application Forms and Writing CVs
Workshop Session Three - Preparing for Interviews
Workshop Session Four – One on One Interviews with Observers
Scenario, Preparation and Practice
Facilitated Interview Practice in Groups of Three – Round One
Workshop Session Four – Discussion, Lessons and Applying Recommendations and Conclusions
Facilitated Interview Practice in Groups of Three – Round Two
Conclusions and Action Plan
Final Questions, Discussion and Close
Please note that the programme is subject to change without notice