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Making Applications & Interview Skills (bespoke)

East Sussex Training & Development Centre (St Mary's House), St Mary's House, St Leonard's Road
Admin Contact
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Target Audience
Children's Services
target audience
Course Types
Course, Bespoke
Course categories
Course description

To approach competency based interviews with confidence and to be able to write an effective supporting/personal statement.





Training objectives


Learning outcomes

  • to understand the real purpose of interviews

  • to refresh your knowledge of the unwritten rules of interviews

  • to understand the most commonly tested competencies and develop successful ways of demonstrating these competencies

  • to understand the value of a well written supporting/personal statement

  • to be able to evaluate a supporting/personal statement from a hiring manager’s perspective

  • to develop best practice techniques in writing your supporting/personal statement


Additional Information

Please note the different venue for each session

15th August - St.Mary's House Full


16th September - St Mary's House

26th September - Westfield House Full

18th October - St Mary's House 


Start Date
Friday 18 October 2019
End Date
Friday 18 October 2019
Closing Date
Thursday 17 October 2019
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
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Number of Sessions