Chris Griffin Consulting

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Recruitment Training for Managers

Build & maintain a talented workforce to minimise potential downtimes.

What to expect

The core parts of Recruitment Training for Managers

Finding quality recruits is difficult now more than ever before thanks to record low unemployment and a skill shortage in Tasmania. This makes it even more important to ensure your recruitment process is up to scratch and you are sending the right signals to potential recruits.

With a holistic approach that considers the overall skill set of your team, succession planning, diversity and inclusion principles, and onboarding, you can reduce potential downtimes or replacement costs.

You’ll be able to improve the overall success of your organisation through talent acquisition techniques, improve reputation and retention of good people.

Improved Hiring Decisions

Recruitment training equips managers with the skills to make more informed and strategic hiring decisions. This includes better understanding of job requirements, effective interviewing techniques, and the ability to assess candidates based on both technical skills and cultural fit.

Reduced Time-to-Hire

Well-trained managers are more efficient in the recruitment process, from writing accurate job descriptions to conducting timely interviews. This can result in a reduction in the time it takes to fill open positions, ensuring that critical roles are staffed promptly.

Enhanced Candidate Experience

Managers with recruitment training are better positioned to create a positive candidate experience. This includes clear communication, timely feedback, and a respectful and professional approach throughout the hiring process, which can positively impact the employer brand.

Effective Use of Recruitment Tools & Technology

Training provides managers with the knowledge and skills to leverage recruitment tools and technology effectively. This includes applicant tracking systems, video interviewing platforms, and other tools that streamline the hiring process and improve overall efficiency.

Diversity & Inclusion

Training helps managers understand the importance of diversity and inclusion in the hiring process. Managers can learn strategies for attracting a diverse pool of candidates, mitigating unconscious biases, and creating an inclusive workplace.

Cost Savings

Effective recruitment training can lead to cost savings by reducing turnover rates. Managers who make better hiring decisions are more likely to select candidates who are a good fit for the organisation, reducing the need for frequent recruitment and onboarding processes.

Talent Pipeline Development

Managers with recruitment training are better equipped to build and maintain a talent pipeline. This involves cultivating relationships with potential candidates even before specific positions become available, ensuring a more proactive and strategic approach to staffing needs.

Adaptability to Market Trends

Training keeps managers informed about current trends and best practices in recruitment. This adaptability is crucial in a dynamic job market where candidate expectations and preferences evolve, allowing organisations to stay competitive in attracting top talent.

Compliance & Legal Understanding

Recruitment training ensures that managers are aware of and adhere to legal and compliance requirements in the hiring process. This minimises the risk of legal issues related to discrimination, bias, or other violations.

Retention Improvement

Managers trained in recruitment are more likely to identify candidates who align with the organisation's values and culture, leading to improved employee satisfaction and retention. A well-matched candidate is more likely to thrive in the work environment.

Strategic Workforce Planning

Training enables managers to align recruitment strategies with the organisation's overall strategic goals. This includes understanding future talent needs, succession planning, and building a workforce that supports long-term objectives.

some of the topics we'll discuss

“Be ready to strike, as good talent gets snapped up fast”

“Understand recruitment timelines, to avoid costly downtime or re-training costs”

“Putting emotions aside to make smart decisions”

Get in contact with us to understand how Recruitment Training for Managers can be tailored to suit your team.