Who is this course for?
This is a practical course that aims to help participants develop confidence in their job search, from applying for a job, through to gaining an interview. It is suitable for anyone that is looking for F/T, P/T, permanent, contract or seasonal work.
During the course, participants will be updating their C.V to upload it onto job sites, be aware of what potential employers are looking for and the possible questions/answers that may be asked and to develop their interview techniques through positive, verbal and non-verbal body language.
Support and feedback
The tutor will provide support, guidance and practical demonstrations throughout
Additional costs and requirements
All materials and equipment are provided.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
There is no requirement to undertake any additional work in your own time but if you do have an existing CV, could you bring this along or make sure it is accessible online
About the tutor
Colette Olah works as a tutor for Learn Devon and delivers a variety of Wellbeing and Art and Craft courses. She also teaches Computer and Employability Skills to jobseekers in Barnstaple. She is a qualified Art and Design teacher who has worked in both mainstream and SEN education. She has also delivered Independent Life Skills to adults with learning difficulties and taught basic cooking, art and drawing skills in Adult Education classes in Worcestershire.
Prior to gaining her PGCE, Colette worked In Arts Development for Wolverhampton C.C, devising Arts initiatives across the city that were accessible to all sections of the community. She believes that participation on any level can create a sense of wellbeing and improved self esteem and aims to create a relaxed and enjoyable environment for all participants