People and Organisational Development

Recruitment & Selection (1-day)

Prerequisite: Compulsory for any staff member who may be required to sit on interview panels for job applicants. Prior to the event, participants are required to work through the Unconscious Bias e-learning module and to complete and PASS the Recruitment & Selection module.This should be done by at least 5 working days prior to the training day, to ensure their eligibility to attend the course (otherwise, their place will be revoked and a late cancellation fee will be charged to their department).

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.

Booking - step 1 of 3

Select the appropriate course, enter your details and then click on "Send Booking".

Select course Start date Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Start time End time Venue Leaders
01016364 29-NOV-17 - - - 09:00 15:30 FAIRBANK, HEATONMT People & Organisational Development

I am a:

If you are staff, has your line manager approved your attendance at this course?:

Development Programme

Courses by Theme

General Information