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Time

No Hrs per wk

No of wks

Start Date

End Date

CV and Cover Letter Writing

Wednesday

1-3pm

2

3

Continuous

Continuous

CV and Cover Letter Writing

Thursday

10-12 noon

2

3

Continuous

Continuous

A 6 hour course delivered over 3 sessions which will cover how to create a CV and Covering Letters.

Becoming an effective Job Hunter

Wednesday

1-3pm

2

3

Continuous

Continuous

Becoming an effective Job Hunter

Thursday

10-12noon

2

3

Continuous

Continuous

A 6 hour course delivered over 3 sessions which will cover how to use Universal Job Match and other job related websites such as Indeed to search for employment.  Learners will be able to upload their CV’s and complete their search activities keeping them up to date.

Interview Skills

Monday

9.30-3.30pm

6 hours

1 week

19/02/18

19/02/18

Interview Skills

Tuesday

9.30-3.30pm

6 hours

1 week

19/03/18

19/03/18

A 1 day workshop to introduce learners to the skills needed to approach job interviews, to include interview planning, body language, common interview questions and how to answer them, interview scoring sheets and how they are used, paired interviews with feedback.

Beginners Word Processing

Wednesday

10:15-12:15noon

2 hours

4 weeks

14/02/18

07/03/18

A course to give learners who are looking for work the basic skills to use Microsoft Word to produce documents e.g. letters of application, CV's and e-mails. Covers basic text processing, formatting documents, printing and previewing documents, help with layout and content.

Improvers Word Processing

TBA

A course to give learners who have the basic skills of Microsoft Word to produce documents e.g. letters of application, CV's and e-mails.

English

Thursday

10-12noon

2 hours

Continuous

Continuous

13/07/18

A course to improve adults chances of gaining employment by ensuring that applicants spelling, grammar and punctuation are improved. Focus will be on spelling and understanding commonly used words in applications. Learners will be able to work towards accredited units.

Introduction to Volunteering

Monday

10-1pm

3 hours

1 week

03/04/17

03/04/17

Two 3 hour workshops to introduce learners to the oportunities and key requirements of volunteering across a range of organisations.

Beginners IT

Tuesday

12:45 -2:45pm

2 hours

4 weeks

20/02/18

13/03/18

A course that will help learners to use a keyboard and mouse to access the internet and send and receive e-mails for job hunting.  Work will include basic composing of e-mails and sending CV's as attachments and using the internet for job hunting.

Improvers IT

Tuesday

1-3pm

2 hours

4 weeks

30/05/17

20/06/17

A follow on course to enable learners to consolidate their email and internet skills and begin to learn the basics of Word Processing.

English for Job Hunters

TBA

A course to improve adults chances of gaining employment by ensuring that applicants spelling, grammar and punctuation are improved. Focus will be on spelling and understanding commonly used words in applications.

Personal Development

TBA

A course to help learners begin  to gain confidence to move forward into other activities such as work, training or other education courses

Intermediate Word Processing

TBA

A follow on course from Improvers Word Processing where learners will consolidate knowledge and learn more aspects of Microsoft Word including advanced formatting and text boxes.

Safety Skills for Work

TBA

A course to introduce the basic Health & Safety, Food Safety and Manual Handling.  

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