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Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SH

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Many of our courses can be adapted for in-house delivery and can be specifically tailored to meet individual needs.

Sometimes due to reasons beyond our control a course has to be cancelled or postponed.  We will advise nominating officers and applicants immediately of such a decision.  Please note in exceptional circumstances we may have to make changes at short notice to the content (to reflect changes in legislation, current thinking or topical issues), timing, speakers and/or venue.

South West Councils, Dennett House, 11 Middle Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1SH, Learning and Transformation Administration Team: 01823 270101


Recruitment and Selection



Jan 17, 2012

Course Duration:

1 day


South West Councils, Dennett House, 11 Middle Street, Taunton, TA1 1SH


This event is for anyone involved in the recruitment of new employees 


To provide practical guidance on the recruitment process and to explore selection techniques and best practice. 


  • Analysing the vacancy and creating job roles to meeting organisational needs
  • Developing job and person specifications to match vacancy requirements
  • Exploring selection methods and interview options
  • Preparing for the interview
  • Conducting the interview
  • Debriefing and giving feedback to unsuccessful candidates
  • Notifying successful candidate
  • Follow-up activities
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For further information please contact one of our course administrators on 01823270101 or email training@swcouncils.gov.uk

Related Courses:


Member Organisations:  £150
Associate Organisations: £170
Non-Member Organisations: £190

(All prices subject to VAT.  Discounts for multiple bookings may apply)

Event Category:

Local Government


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