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Get Ready for Work - One day webinar

15 June 2021

People have been affected by the pandemic in many different ways, especially in terms of employment. We know that many of our residents have been struggling financially as a result of the pandemic and many have lost their jobs. To support our residents with finding employment, we’re partnering with construction consultancy company, Baily Garner and are organising a one-day employment webinar on Wednesday 21 July, 10am to 2.30pm. The event is free. 

The one-day webinar will consist of sessions covering different parts of the job search journey from how to write a winning CV to preparing for an interview. It will be interactive, so to get the most out of the day, you'll be expected to have your camera on and actively participate. The session will also be recorded for those who are unable to make it. 

Those who attend the full day will automatically be entered into a prize draw where you could win a Get Ready for Work package worth almost £1000 which will include a laptop, PC monitor, a one-year subscription to Office 365 and accessories.

Register your place on the 'Get ready for work' webinar

Come along to help master skills and techniques that will improve employability and have the opportunity to ask employability experts any questions you may have. It is open to everyone to attend but you do need to register your place by Tuesday 20 July 2021.

Date: Wednesday 21 July 2021

Time: 10am to 2.30pm 

Location: ONLINE - MS Teams  

Register your place today

Event details

Wednesday 21 July 2021, 10am to 2.30pm

10am - 10.15am – Introduction  

10.15am - 11am - SESSION 1 – How to create a winning CV

11am - 11.15am - Break

11.15am - 12pm - SESSION 2 – How to prepare for your interview

12pm - 12.30pm – Lunch break

12.30pm - 1.15pm - SESSION 3 – How to job search effectively

1.15pm - 1.30pm – Break

1.30pm - 2.15pm - SESSION 4 – How to create a LinkedIn profile

2.15pm - 2.30pm – Opportunities available through Network Homes and our contractors

Facilitators:

Jay Ahmed – Network Homes Talent Acquisition Specialist

Bradley Webster – Baily Garner

Neil Hope – Baily Garner

Kamara Jackson - Network Homes Employment and Skills Manager

Accessing live Teams events

To access the live events all attendees we suggest you either download the Teams app on desktop, tablets or mobile devices or join via the Teams web version instead using Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge.

You can download it for free here: Microsoft Teams Download

In preparation of our virtual events checkout a guide on how you can join a Microsoft Teams meeting here: How to Join a Teams meeting. 

*We use Teams rather than Zoom as we have robust security measures in place as our corporate platform which will also help keep residents' details safe.