WISH (Work, Information, Support Hub) is now delivering weekly Workshops online. ALL WELCOME
The Workshops are interactive, employability-focussed and designed to help you prepare for work.
Topics that will be covered will include all areas of employment-related skills and knowledge, including the following:
Preparing for work - setting goals, planning, being realistic.
Interviews - preparation, questions, follow-up etc.
Applications, CVs and cover letters.
Social media and online connections.
Employer engagement and what they want.
General employability guidance and other requested topics.
Previous sessions - let us know if you would like us to repeat any.
Fri 11th September 2pm - Making applications count. How to give your applications the best chance of landing you that interview.
Fri 18th September 2pm - Making your CV stand out. What should you include and what can be left out?
Fri 25th September 2pm - WISH Community
Friday 2nd October 2pm - Linkedin; the role of Linkedin in your jobsearch
Friday 9th October 2pm - Using your networks
Friday 16th October 2pm - All things Training
Friday 23rd October 2pm - volunteering as a step to employment
Friday 30th October 2pm - WISH Community
Fri 6th November 2pm - what are 'transferable skills' - how to identify them
Wed 11th November 4pm - lockdown action plan review
Fri 13th November 2pm - WISH Community
Wed 18th November 4pm - lockdown action plan review
Fri 20th November 2pm - how to learn from a set-back
Wed 25th November 4pm - lockdown action plan review
Fri 27th November 2pm - WISH Community
Wed 2nd Dec 4pm - final lockdown action plan review
Fri 4th Dec 2pm - making an employer 'hit-list'
Wed 9th Dec 4pm - CV skills - keep it simple, keep it clear
Fri 11th Dec 2pm - WISH Community
Wed 16th Dec 4pm - Aiming too high or too low?
Friday 18th Dec 2pm - Virtual carol singing? Christmas jokes? Open to ideas
Wed 6th January 4pm - New Year, new you? How will you learn from 2020?
Fri 8th January 2pm - New Year - R&R - how to Review & Renew jobsearching
Wed 13th January 4pm - CV skills - keep it simple, keep it clear
Fri 15th January 2pm - Community WISH
Fri 22nd January 2pm - Qualifications boost - How to quickly build quals
Wed 27th January 4pm - Project YOU! - be your best project!
Fri 29th January 2pm - Getting back up after multiple setbacks
Wed 3rd February 4pm - 2nd time lucky? - how revisiting contacts can work
Fri 5th February 2pm - Community WISH
Wed 10th February 4pm - 'Hidden' jobs and making an employer 'hit-list'
Fri 12th February 2pm - Making applications count
Wed 17th February 4pm - Learn your lines! Practice your work-life script
Fri 19th February 2pm - Community WISH
Wed 24th February 4pm - Wellbeing and worksearch