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Author Richards, Dawn.

Title Get That Government Job : The Secrets to Winning Positions with Selection Criteria.

Published Warriewood : Woodslane Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 2nd ed.
Physical description 1 online resource (328 pages)
Contents Title Page -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Chapter 1: Understanding the Selection Process -- Chapter 2: Getting Started on Your Application -- Chapter 3: Translating Selection Criteria Into Simple English -- Chapter 4: Marketing Yourself to the Employer -- Chapter 5: Polishing Up Your Writing -- Chapter 6: Preparing Your Résumé -- Chapter 7: Writing Your Selection Criteria Statement -- Chapter 8: Finalising Your Application -- Chapter 9: Winning the Job at the Interview -- Appendix One: Career Resources -- Appendix Two: Searching for Vacancies Online -- Appendix Three: Supplementary Material -- Back Cover Material.
Summary For anyone facing the whole process of applying for an Australian government or corporate private sector job, here's an easy way to understand the requirements of the position and write your own powerful application using proven marketing strategies that s̀ell' your skills to the employer. Answering the selection criteria is easy when you know how. This book takes you through the application process step by step and provides dozens of examples from a wide range of occupations & industries. The book will help the reader: gain insight into how employers think; translate selection criteria mumbo-jumbo; sell themselves and their skills; write resumes and letters that get results; handle tricky criteria in OH&S and EEO; stand out in interviews.
Notes Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subject Applications for positions.
Job hunting.
Résumés (Employment)
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781921874000 (electronic bk.)