Employability Skills

Employability Skills courses.

Are you looking for your first job or would you like a new job?

Maybe you have been out of work for a while and you are now ready to get back to work and earn some money? Or maybe you would like to change your job but your job finding knowledge is a bit rusty?

With this training you would be able to learn how to:

 

  • Be able to find the job you always wanted.
  • Remove all fear and be able to manage the interviews
  • You will be able to write a cover letter and CV that will help you to get noticed.

This qualification is aimed at anyone who wants to live their employment prospects; get into a job, develop on the job, or move onto the next job.
We are improving learning and support for students who are embarking on their first experience of work.

 

How to find a job

This course will tell you everything you need to know about how to:

  • Get information on jobs
  • Apply for jobs
  • Uncover Opportunities
  • Match jobs to your interests, skills and experience

How to write a CV

By the end of this course, you will have produced your own CV and you will understand:

  • How and when to use a CV
  • How to match your CV to the job description
  • How to identify the relevant information you need to include

How to write a letter

In this course, you will put your learning into practice by writing a cover letter to go with your CV. By the end you will understand:

  • When to use a covering letter
  • How to put together a winning letter
  • How to write and submit speculative applications

Which Interview Techniques are the best.

Learn how to face the interview with this course. You will learn:

  • How to match answers to common interview questions
  • How to answer open questions
  • How to talk about your skills and experience

The Practice Makes Perfect section will give you the chance to put what you have learned into practice.

Course

Course time: 10 am to 1 pm (on Friday each month).

 

January Cancel due to COVID-19 July 30-07-2021
February Cancel due to COVID-19 August 27-08-2021
March 26-03-2021 September 24-09-2021
April 30-04-2021 October 29-10-2021
May 28-05-2021 November 26-11-2021
June 25-06-2021 December 16-12-2021

Recruitment ongoing.

Class size: Max 15 (average class size 10)

Minimum age: 18

Duration 

1 day

Fees:

£25