Get Back into Work

Please fill out the form below to complete your enrolment.

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What will I learn?

These workshops will help you to improve your employment prospects to get back into work or move into a new job opportunity.

1: How do I get a job in a changing world?

The course will be hands on to support you with hints and tips to research vacancies through different sources and in a variety of employment sectors, identify your own USP (Unique Selling Point) and how you can recognise your transferable and life skills that will enable you to move into a new job role. To take part in this online course you must have internet access and a device that can be used to send and receive information and activities. A camera and working audio will allow you to fully engage with the course.

  • Facts on Essex
  • What’s your  USP (Unique Selling Point)
  • Transferable skills – how to identify your transferable skills/ life experience
  • Job searches

2: Get to grips with modern recruitment practices

The course will include hints and tips on bringing your CV up to scratch, using Social Media to effectively sell yourself, participating in a digital interview, and preparing a digital presentation. To take part in this online course you must have internet access and a device that can be used to send and receive information and activities. A camera and working audio will allow you to fully engage with the course.

  • Digital Presentation skills
  • CV Preparation
  • Using Social Media
  • Digital presence
  • Digital interviews
  • Courses ; personal development

3: Now let’s get the job

You will part complete an application to highlight your transferable skills and practice writing strong supporting statements. You will create a short application video and look at how you can effectively use feedback. To take part in this online course you must have internet access and a device that can be used to send and receive information and activities. A camera and working audio will allow you to fully engage with the course.

Embedding your transferable skills in an application form and an interview

  • Making CV and application form stand out in digital age.
  • Applying via Social Media Channels
  • Writing a killer intro/ speculative email
  • Online presentation
  • Dealing with feedback
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Choose your workshop/s

Please fill out the form below and select the workshop/s that you would like to enrol on. Once you have submitted this form, you will receive an email with further instructions within one working day,

  • (All workshops are on Tuesday lasting 90 minutes)
  • (All workshops are on Wednesday lasting 90 minutes)
  • (All workshops are on Thursday lasting 90 minutes)