People and Organisational Development

Recruitment & Selection

Prerequisite: Compulsory for any staff member who may be required to sit on interview panels for job applicants. Prior to attending the training, course applicants should ensure that they have completed and achieved a PASS score in both the Diversity in the Workplace and Recruitment & Selection e-learning modules. Additionally they should have worked through the Unconscious Bias module.These e-learning requirements should be competed at least 5 working days prior to the training day, to ensure eligibility to attend the course.

Applicants must commit to attend for the FULL day, as partial attendances will not be registered on individual training records.

Aim: To train colleagues in the correct process and skills for recruiting and selecting new members of staff to the University.

By the end of this workshop, participants will be:

- confident in the end-to-end process for recruitment and selection at the University of Bradford;

- able to describe how unconscious bias, and equality and diversity impact on recruitment and selection;

- able to design questions that probe candidates effectively and build confidence to interview, so that the best people are are recruited into the University;

- able to learn from each other's experiences and share best practice.

Session duration: 7 hours.

CANCELLATIONS: Applicants who are no longer able to attend this event should cancel their place as soon as possible. Cancellations should be made at least 5 working days prior to the event, or the Late Cancellation and Non-Attendance Policy may be applied - i.e. the applicant's line manager will be advised of their non-attendance and a minimum fee of £60 per day, or part day, may be charged to their department, unless it is arranged for a nominated colleague to take their place at the course.

Disclaimer: If the number of applications for an event is low, the course content and timings may be modified accordingly. On occasions where it is not viable to run with low numbers, the session may be either postponed or cancelled.

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