Recruiting apprentices into technical roles webinar

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Join us to discover tips and insight into successfully recruiting top talent into technical apprenticeship roles

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Join Senior Careers Advisor, Sarah Allen and a panel of HR/Talent Development leads from our business partners who will provide insights and tips to help you successfully attract top talent into technical apprenticeship roles.

Developments in automated systems and data gathering have meant that ‘big data’ is becoming increasingly common in a range of industries. The need for expert and ethical data analysis is in high demand. However, achieving diversity and inclusion in application pools continues to present challenges when recruiting into technical apprenticeship roles.

In this webinar, Sarah and the panel will provide insights into recruiting exceptional apprentices from both external and internal applicant pools whilst also considering diversity and inclusion.  The session will include:

  • Creating a job description
  • Advertising your opportunities
  • Shortlisting
  • Interview considerations

Attendees will be invited to share their challenges and successes before the webinar in order to shape content and will be encouraged to contribute to discussions during this interactive webinar.

Who is the webinar for?

This webinar is designed for medium and small business who may not benefit from large HR/Talent Development departments. Created for those responsible for recruitment and workforce development, attendees may be from job functions including:

  • Human resources
  • Recruitment
  • Management
  • Senior leadership

Case studies and content for the webinar will be tailored to employers looking to recruit apprentices into technical roles such as Data Scientist, Bioinformatician. However, many principles will be relevant across industries.

About our speaker

Sarah Allen is the Senior Careers Adviser for the Faculty of Science at the University of Nottingham and works with students across technology and data science sectors.  Prior to joining the Careers and Employability service Sarah worked in a professional services recruitment role for a global organisation.


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