Course Description

Course Description
When looking for a new job, most people apply for roles through recruitment sites or positions that they have heard of through word of mouth. In many cases, employers don't post 'word of mouth' jobs publicly, hiring through unadvertised recruiting.

This course will help your understanding how the hidden job market works and can help you navigate it to find job opportunities that aren't public and how to use networking to maximise opportunities, for example using LinkedIn or Facebook.
You will be able to enhance and explore Job-searching strategies might be able effective in helping you find your next job opportunity.
Prosp Description
You will learn what the hidden job market is and how to expolre it and develop your job searching stratagies. Prosp Learn
This course is ideal if you are job searching and want to find more effective ways of finding that job. Prosp Suitable
You will need to attend an initial assessment prior to enrolling Prosp Anything Else
This course is free if you meet the funding criteria. i.e. are unemployed and on a recognised benefit or on a recognised benefit or earning less than £18,525 per annum. Prosp Additional Costs
This is part of a programme of mini courses relating to employment,. These include:

• Barriers to employment and mindset.
• CV: Transferrable skills and personal profiles.
• Tailoring and updating your CV.
• Job interviews; making the right impression.
• Interview practice and next steps.
• Hidden job markets and effective job searching.

If you wish to explore your learning, work or career options, you can speak to a fully trained careers advisor on 0800 100 900. https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

If you need further advice please telephone 01634 338400.
Prosp After
In order to get the most out of your course, you will need to attend as many sessions as possible. We recommend at least 90%. If you do have a holiday booked during term time please let the tutor know in advance so that we can help you catch up on missed sessions and ensure that you still achieve the course outcomes. If you are unavoidably ill or unable to attend please contact 01634 338400 so that we can let your tutor know, and so they can send you any work you may have missed Prosp Attendance
You will be given opportunities to use the IT equiptment to research and update your CV Prosp Ictskills
We try to make sure your class is as safe as possible. If you are worried about anything, please talk to your tutor or our Safeguarding Officer. Prosp Health
2.50 hrs per session
1 session(s)