Discover the hidden job market

Course Title:

Discover the hidden job market

Course Number:

CCMO N51000

Venue:

Distance Learning Course

Learning Area:

Preparation for life

Level:

Level 1

Tutor(s):

Jenny Gilbert

Start Date:

24 July 2020

End Date:

24 July 2020

Session Time(s):

Friday between 10:30 and 11:30

Total Sessions:

1

Total Hours:

1

Class Size:

Between 1 and 12 learners.

Course Information

What will I be learning?

If you are looking for a job now or want to get back to work once the current situation with Covid-19 changes, then our friendly Careers Team can offer you free advice and guidance to help you on your way. 

This will be an initial interactive session using Zoom video conferencing.  Don't worry if you're not sure about using new technology, when you enrol on the course we will contact you and help you set up the links and send you some pre-course information to help you prepare.

The course will help you: 

  • Explore what we mean by the 'hidden job market'
  • Look at how to access the 'hidden job market'
  • Discuss the importance of networking and making speculative applications

Does the course lead to a qualification?

This course does not lead to a qualification.

Who is the course for?

The course is for anyone who wants help preparing for work either now on in the future

What do I need to bring?

Be prepared to log in to Zoom on your computer or tablet and be sure that your device is enabled for sound (microphone and speakers/headphones).  We will email some materials prior to the session.

Are there any additional costs?

None

How will I know how I am progressing during the course?

During the session you will be able to discuss and review your understanding of the topics covered.

Can I have help in the class?

The course will be adapted to individual needs and your tutor may contact you by telephone if necessary.

How is this course supported by DerbyLearn?

Additional careers and employability resources are available on the careers@derby page on Derbylearn.

Progression within DALS

You can progress to any of the other Personal Development or general interest courses offered by DALS at this time.

On completion of this course, you could progress to:

Any other DALS on-line courses.

Health and Wellbeing

The slogan you see on our brochures and leaflets is:
meet enjoy learn achieve
This is because we believe that taking part in adult and community learning can open the door to new friendships, give you something enjoyable and worthwhile to do with your time, enable you to learn something new and give you a sense of achievement.  That's got to make you feel good!

Volunteering opportunities

As more activity is transferring online, use of Zoom and similar systems will become an important part of many voluntary and community activities.

 

Venue Information

Distance Learning Course

Address:

Derby Adult Learning Service, Online Learning Course, DE0 0NA

Crèche:

Crèche Unavailable

Enrolment Information

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - ONLINE ENROLMENTS

Due to the Coronavirus crisis all of our centres are closed and courses are currently being delivered online.  You can enrol for these courses be clicking 'Enrol Now!' above, or you can click here: Enrol Now.

If you have any queries or would like more information, please email our enquiries team on enquiries@derby.gov.uk.

If you would like to speak to our team, please email your telephone number to enquiries@derby.gov.uk and they will give you a call back between 9.30am and 4pm.

Fees

Category A Fee:

FREE

You can also see more information on:

Note: Please bring evidence of eligibility for fee reduction to the first class.


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