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During the Covid-19 outbreak, the Chamber is offering a range of digital events and webinars to support business.

Events
Job Searching techniques Masterclass – Kickstart Scheme

Job Searching techniques Masterclass – Kickstart Scheme

@ TBC

24th June, 2021 09:30-12:30 Training 125.00-150.00
Overview
Nobody ever said that searching for a job was easy or a task that they enjoyed.  The reality is, individuals job hunt when either, (a) they do not like the role they are currently in or (b) when they have to because of unemployment, redundancy, financial or other pressures. 
We’ve designed this workshop to equip you with practical tools and techniques to help make the process of job searching that little bit easier and more accessible.  The session delivers a structured framework and process that will help you effectively and efficiently target your job searching.  Learn from the experts and help get your career back on track.

Who should attend
Individuals participating in the Kickstart Scheme are encouraged to attend this workshop as it teaches essential job searching techniques and processes to help secure sustainable long-term employment.  Those leaving school, college and university and moving into work will gain lots of valuable tools, techniques, hints and tips from this workshop.

Learning Outcomes
  • So, you want to be an astronaut - why nothing is impossible.
  • Using tactics and strategy to get the job you want.
  • Applying for a job that isn’t advertised.
  • Knowing where to look for work.
  • It’s not what you know but who you know – the importance of networking.
  • How to approach and manage the job searching process – tools, techniques and administration.
  • Your CV as a dynamic and evolving document.
  • Completing job application forms.
  • How to produce a personal statement of impact that will get you noticed – your pitch.
  • The Covering Letter / Email.
  • Psychometric testing and multiple-choice behavioural questions.
Course Director: Mark Mackenzie Smith

Train your team:
This course can be delivered on site for corporate teams and tailored to your specific requirements. For details contact training@edinburghchamber.co.uk

The ECC training experience:
Expert trainers - Passionate specialists who keep up to date with the latest trends in their field
Quality delivery - Trainers are assessed annually on the quality of their delivery and delegate engagement
Practical training methods - Theory and practical based training to take back to the office
Small class sizes - No more than 15 people to ensure you get the most from our trainers
Wide breadth of topics - ECC offer over 40 different essential business training courses covering everything from Leadership and Management through to Digital and International Trade
3 learning levels – Beginner /Introductory, Intermediate and Advanced
 
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