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Recruitment and selection – how to recruit the right staff

HR, Leadership & Management

28/06/2024 9:30 am

28/06/2024 4:30 pm

Challenge Consulting, Nottingham, NG14 6EH

Chamber Members: £285

Non-members: £370

*All our business prices are excluding VAT at 20%

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For further information on this event, please contact: Business Training Team on 0333 320 0333 or email


The cost of recruiting can be substantial and it is therefore critical to get it right.

This course designed to give delegates the skills to confidently prepare and conduct the recruitment process, make good selection decisions, and record appropriate information suitable to provide feedback to candidates.

There will be opportunities to practice all the skills and techniques learned during the day.


Course programme in detail

By the end of the course, delegates will:
• Recognise the legal considerations – including equality and diversity issues – involved in the recruitment process.
• Be able to create and use a job description and person specification including identifying essential and desirable criteria
• Be able to create relevant questions which test knowledge, skills and behaviours required for the job role, and know how to select suitable work based tests.
• Structure and conduct an interview effectively, from beginning to end
• Probe candidates further to maximise the information obtained from the interview
• Understand how to sift and score candidates against essential and desirable criteria
• Keep accurate and relevant interview records to enable feedback to candidates

This course is being delivered in collaboration with our training partner, Challenge Consulting and will be held at their purpose-built training and conference centre in Nottinghamshire and is limited to a maximum of 12 delegates.

What outcomes can you expect from joining us

This course is suitable for those embarking upon recruitment for the first time, and for more experienced recruiters who wish to update their skills and knowledge of current good practice.

It is also suitable for business owners, managers and those who are required to recruit and select staff into their organisation.

Challenge Consulting

The course will be delivered by a highly qualified and experienced trainer from our training partner, Challenge Training & Consultancy Limited. All trainers have a vast array of experienced, gained in a variety of businesses and are able therefore to bring context and fresh input to each course.

Additional Information

Lunch and refreshments are provided as part of this course. Please note, there is no requirement for delegates to bring any stationery or IT equipment unless otherwise stated in the joining instructions.
10% discount for 3 delegates or more
To qualify for the 10% discount please make your booking(s) for three or more delegates on any one or two day open training course at the same time.

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