Lifecycle of Recruitment

A strategic recruitment plan for Strictly Education

Introduction

Ultimately, Strictly Education’s recruitment and retention plan will include a detailed strategy on all of the headings below, however the constant thread that runs through every element of this is communication and engagement.

How each part of this plan is implemented throughout the ‘journey’ is key to achieving a successful outcome and, as we experts in staff attraction and retention, we are genuinely excited to partner with you to ensure success.

Just like Strictly, our success is based on being independant, being dedicated to working closely with out partners and using our knowledge and expertise to leverage our networks, creativity and diversity.

STAGE ONE:
DEFINE REQUIREMENTS

Ensure all parties agree on:

1. The overall purpose of this recruit.
2. The job description and duties.
3. Competencies required.
4. Person specification.
5. The interview and recruitment process.
6. Who is involved.
7. Timeframes.
8. What's communicated to the business.
9. Remuneration package.

STAGE TWO:
ATTRACTING POTENTIAL EMPLOYEES

Active Candidates:

1. Write highly effective adverts.
2. Post adverts in correct places.
3. Sourcing CVs.
4. Social Media Posting and Advertising.

Passive Candidates:

5. Networking.
6. Headhunting.
7. Pipeline Planning.

STAGE THREE:
SELECTING THE RIGHT PEOPLE

1. Shortlisting.
2. Screening.
3. Planning the interview experience.
4. Interview structure.
5. Tests and other checks.
6. Offer management.

STAGE FOUR:
ON-BOARDING

1. Pre-Start Engagement.
2. Effective Inductions.
3. Targets and Expectations.
4. Planning Reviews.

STAGE FIVE:
RETENTION

1. On-going performance reviews.
2. Training.
3. Incentives and rewards.
4. Recognition.
5. Career progression.

STAGE SIX:
OFF-BOARDING

1. Exit interviews/Counter Offers.
2. Learn.
3. Implement changes/adapt.

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