Essential hiring & Onboarding Skills

Attracting and retaining the right people is one of the biggest challenges employers face. In a very different labour market, businesses need to cast their net wider and recognise alternative workforce solutions.

Great recruitment, selection, and staff induction matters - and creates huge opportunities for those businesses that put in the effort. This workshop will show you how the success of your business depends on your ability to get it right - and gives you the tools to do it.

Identifying the skills and competencies you need in your team, and in your business
(including writing job descriptions)
Advertising to attract the right candidates
Shortlisting so you only interview the best candidates
Interviewing questions that will help you to identify people with the skills and competencies you need
Identifying and utilising other assessment and selection methods to help make your selection decision
Utilising reference checking to increase the chances of getting your selection right
Ensuring fair (and legal!) selection practices
On-boarding your new people

Select the right people with the right skills & attitudes for your team & organisation
Ensure new people are welcomed into your team, and they are set up to be effective and successful in your business

Recruitment and onboarding skills workshop is appropriate for people of all levels of an organisation. This course is for managers, team leaders and other people who recruit staff and want to increase their chances of getting it right!

Thursday, 25th November, 2021
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
South Canterbury Chamber of Commerce, 25 Canon Street, Timaru Central, Timaru, 7910
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1. Cancellations must be advised in writing or by telephone at least five full working days prior to the date of the course or event.
2. All cancellations and refunds will incur a $30.00 + GST administration fee to cover the costs.
3. If we do not receive a cancellation notice within five full working days prior to the course or event commencing, or if a participant fails to show on the day, full fees will be payable.
4. Requests to transfer to a later course can be made, subject to availability and approval. If participants are able to transfer to a later course the administration fee is waived. This request must be made at least three working days prior to the original course or event.
5. A replacement participant is welcome at any stage prior to the course or event commencing at no additional cost. Please provide us with the details as soon as possible.

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