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USQ Recruitment and Selection Skills Workshop

USQ Recruitment and Selection Skills Workshop

Overview Overview

This workshop will provide you with knowledge of the University's policy and procedures for employee recruitment and selection. It will address the key elements of the recruitment and selection process, appropriate legislation regarding equal opportunity of employment and the merit principle, implications of internal appeals and demonstrates the need to thoroughly plan any recruitment activity.

Learning Outcomes Learning Outcomes

  • Acquire knowledge of the recruitment approval process.
  • Be aware of the standard timeframes for recruitment and steps involved.
  • Develop a position description that addressed current and future needs of the job to be filled.
  • Develop appropriate selection criteria (including issues of job design, minimum provisions, classification levels and the like.
  • Evaluate applications against shortlisting criteria.
  • Develop an interview plan and conduct interviews.
  • Conduct consensus decision making.
  • Complete necessary documentation and approvals.

Suitability Suitability

All academic and professional employees required to sit on a recruitment and selection panel.

Duration Duration

1 day.

Inclusions Inclusions

Lunch will be provided.

"The structure of the content was great... The mock shortlisting and mock interview were excellent experiences of what to expect"