Getting that Selection Right (Virtual)


<h2 id="course-description">Course Description</h2> <hr /> <h5 id="suitable-for-aps-el-2">Suitable for: APS - EL 2</h5> <h6 id="delivery-of-online-facilitated-sessions-use-a-virtual-classroom-tool-e.g.zoom-adobe-connect-webex-or-pexip.agencies-have-access-to-different-virtual-classroom-tools.prior-to-enrolling-on-a-course-it-is-suggested-that-you-check-if-you-have-any-restrictions-using-the-tools.if-you-would-like-to-complete-the-course-but-cannot-access-the-virtual-classroom-tool-on-your-work-device-or-network-we-recommend-you-use-a-personal-device-such-as-a-laptop-or-computer-with-a-strong-network-to-support-you-at-home-or-other-offsite-location.for-more-information-please-refer-to-our-terms-and-conditions">Delivery of online-facilitated sessions use a virtual classroom tool (e.g. Zoom, Adobe Connect, WebEx or Pexip). Agencies have access to different virtual classroom tools. Prior to enrolling on a course, it is suggested that you check if you have any restrictions using the tools. If you would like to complete the course, but cannot access the virtual classroom tool on your work device or network, we recommend you use a personal device such as a laptop or computer with a strong network to support you at home or other offsite location. For more information, please refer to our terms and conditions.</h6> <hr /> <h4 id="overview">Overview</h4> <p>This program helps members of selection committees conduct effective selection processes. Examine relevant legislation and principles guiding staff selection and retention. Look at the three-staged recruitment process used in the APS. Create effective selection practices that include building rapport with applicants and managing judgements and evaluations. Understand the roles of the selection panel in talking to referees, reaching a recommendation decision, writing a report and giving feedback.</p> <h4 id="participant-benefits">Participant benefits</h4> <ul> <li>Understand the recruitment and selection processes used in the APS</li> <li>Learn to interview and evaluate candidates in relation to selection criteria and carry out the duties required of the selection panel.</li> <li>Achieve quality recruitment outcomes.</li> </ul> <h4 id="inclusions">Inclusions</h4> <ul> <li>Phase 1 – Self-directed readings and activities (approx. 1.5 hours)</li> <li>Phase 2 – 1 x full day and 1 x 1.5 hour virtual classroom sessions and self directed work (see 'session details' in the below schedule for specific dates and start/finish times)</li> <li>Phase 3 – Self-directed activities to apply in the workplace</li> </ul> <hr /> <h5 id="this-program-aligns-with-the-working-in-government-craft-at-the-practitioner-level">This program aligns with the Working in Government Craft at the Practitioner level</h5> <p>Working in Government is a willingness to serve and the ability to apply a deep understanding of the context in which the APS operates. To find out more about the Working in Government Craft visit the <a href="https://www.apsacademy.gov.au/" target="_blank">APS Academy Website</a></p>

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