Go Get That Job!
Develop Your CV Writing and Interview Skills.

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CV Writing and Interview Skills Course

Interview TipsGo Get That Job is a really effective CV writing and interview skills course, aimed at developing your job hunting skills.

In just 10 hours of self-paced study at one of our training centres in London and Croydon, or from home, you’ll learn the latest techniques designed to help you get a job.

It doesn’t matter if you already have a job and you’re looking for a new position, leaving college or university and entering the jobs market for the first time, or returning to work after illness or having children, the things you will learn will be invaluable for your securing your dream position.

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Enquiring from the Manchester area? Click here for further details.


Course Content

The following 4 modules will cover everything from identifying your ideal job through creating a CV to tracking down job opportunities and vital interview techniques.

Module 1 – Meeting the case study candidates, identifying your ideal job, defining your skills and interests, identifying your qualities, recognising your achievements, email addresses and other internet issues, completing your paperwork

Module 2 – Identifying what to include in a CV, recognising a chronological CV and its purpose, recognising a functional CV and its purpose, identifying which type of CV suits your needs, recording contact details on a CV, recording your career history, recording your education and qualifications, describing your achievements, writing a personal statement, identifying key skills and qualities, preparing and presenting your CV

Module 3 – Searching for jobs using the internet, analysing job advertisements, identifying information you need to research, targeting your CV, completing a paper application form, answering competency based questions, completing an application form online, cover letters, emailing a job application, creative job hunting, gaining appropriate skills

Module 4 – Receiving a telephone invite to interview, replying to an invite to interview, matching your skills to the job requirements, frequently asked questions, effective answers, asking your own questions, different types of interview, handling a telephone interview, dressing for an interview, making a good impression, body language, evaluating the interview, writing a thank you letter, handling second interviews, using your Pitman folder

On successful completion of the course, you’ll receive a respected Pitman Training certificate, proof of your desire to succeed in your career.


Course Structure

Go Get That Job is a flexible course that allows you to study in your own pace, at times to suit you.

You’ll work through the course with an audio guide and a workbook, and there will always be a trainer on hand in the centres to help if you get stuck, or have any questions.


Locations

Choose from the following locations, or study from home:

All three centres operate long opening hours, including daytimes, evenings and Saturdays, so it’s really easy to find a time to study alongside your other commitments.

Why not get in touch for a free careers consultation with one of our Course Advisors? They’ll chat with you about your career aspirations and advise the best possible route for you to take.

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Enquiring from the Manchester area? Click here for further details.