Top quality staff can prove to be difficult to recruit but you can't run a business without them! Filling your Oxford jobs with good workers could turn a poor business into strong and successful company. AllOxfordJobs is pleased to offer you some advice to get you through the recruitment process so you can find the perfect person for your Oxford jobs.
I know it can seem as though these miracle workers are mythical and essentially impossible to find. The frequently commented on ‘skills gap’ can mean finding the right staff for your Oxford jobs difficult for so how do you go about it?
The recruitment process is vital as if you do get it right you virtually eliminate the risk of hiring the wrong person for your Oxford jobs. Get the process wrong, and you will probably find that you don’t even receive applications from appropriate candidates, much less find them during the selection process. This means you’ve wasted good money on a flawed recruitment process.
Recruitment should not only be seen as a process to fill your existing vacancy needs but should be seen as a part of an overall business strategy for resourcing and recruiting personnel for your Oxford jobs. Once you have filled one of your Oxford jobs, you should have a record of applicants who you might consider for the same or similar Oxford jobs later on. This should make the process much more straight forward and cost effective for filling your future Oxford jobs.
Recruitment is not purely about filling your Oxford jobs. The process exposes your business to the public. Consider applicants as prospective clients so if an applicant has had a bad experience with your business, you be sure that they are likely to tell others about it and word gets around. It’s essential that the whole recruitment process for your Oxford jobs creates an excellent impression of your organisation
Firstly, you must write a ‘job profile’ ensuring that you truly fully understand what you need candidate for your Oxford jobs. Ensure you are aware of the legal aspects of advertising your Oxford jobs (for example discrimination) before you start. Oxford Borough Council / Oxfordshire County Council websites will have some useful information.
You obviously also need to place your adverts for your Oxford jobs somewhere to give them the best exposure. The most commonly used include:
• Job Boards such as AllOxfordJobs
• Oxford Recruitment Agencies
• The Oxford Job Centre Plus
• Oxford Times / Oxford Star / Oxford Mail / Oxford Journal
You can find more information on ways to advertise your Oxford jobs by following the links below.