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Recruiting New Staff – CPD accredited


How do you recruit the best person first time? Recruiting new members of staff can be time consuming and expensive. Therefore, you need to ensure you get the most out of your recruitment process. This includes; developing effective job descriptions and person specifications to attract the right calibre of candidates, assist with the shortlisting process and focusing on what skills are essential to the advertised role. Ultimately attracting the right people for the position and saving you time. This course is for managers and supervisors to promote a consistent approach to recruitment across the organisation. Online assessment included. Module 1: Job descriptions and person specifications Module 2: Making the most of advertising Module 3: Short-listing and interviews Module 4: Managing the recruitment process. This recruitment and selection course focuses on: Developing job descriptions, person specifications and the benefits Identifying advertisement options to suit your target market How to shortlist effectively Conducting successful interviews How to manage the selection process.

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This is an online course, if you order through Reed (This site) you will receive an email confirming your booking. Once we receive notification from Reed, we will email you a link with instructions to create your account and a redeem code to enter which will unlock your chosen course.

The training is accessed through a web browser, there will be a learner file which you can download and complete as you progress through the course. If you need tutor support you can click on the envelope icon (on the course) and email your question to the tutor.

How it works

The key topics for this course have been broken down into lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject. Each one has clearly set learning outcomes and assessment criteria.

You can progress through the course at your own pace. If you need to leave the course, it will remember where you left off, so when you return there is no need to repeat steps. We often include external links, videos, webpages, downloads, which provide excellent resource files.

At the end of each lesson is a knowledge checkpoint, you will need to achieve more than 75% to pass the lesson, which then unlocks the following lesson. Upon completion of the final lesson your CPD certificate will be unlocked. You can save this as a PDF to your computer or simply print it off.


The course is self-paced so you decide at what pace the training goes. You will have 12 months access to the course and can revisit it as many times as you need.


The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.