Managing Online Job Applications

Managing online job applications
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To apply for a job you will need to understand how applying for a job online either through a job search platform, for example, www.indeed.ie or directly on the employer’s website. This course will provide a detailed overview of the online job application process and a step-by-step walkthrough/ demonstration using one of the largest job search platforms.

There course consists of two units.

Unit1: Applying for a job outline

This unit highlights all the important steps which need to be considered before applying for a job online. Before applying for a job online, it is important to have all the necessary documentation prepared. This course will show you what needs to be done and how you can do this to ensure you will be in a position to apply for jobs in a timely manner. At the end of the unit, there will be a short quiz to ensure that you are ready to move on to the next unit.

Unit 2: Demonstrating the online job application process

This unit is a step-by-step walkthrough showing you how to apply for a job. The demonstration will focus on using www.Indeed,ie job search website. You will learn how to search for a job in any area, how to upload your CV & cover letter. Throughout this unit there will be tip on how to streamline the process.

Post-Course Resources

For participants who have completed the SICAP registration form, you will be eligible for a 1-2-1 mentoring session with the course facilitator - all you need to do is to download the Personal Action Plan template and bring it with you to your session. 

Personal Action Plan May 2020 (1)

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What is SICAP?

The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) 2018-2022 is funded by the Irish Government through the Department of Rural and Community Development and co-funded by the European Social Fund under the Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning (PEIL) 2014-2020.

What are my rights after registration?

Under the Irish Data Protection Acts and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016 you have a right to request a copy of your personal information at any time. You can get this information by contacting us on 021-4613432 or by email through info@secad.ie.

You can withdraw your consent to provide any of the information needed for SICAP and have your file deleted.

You can do this by contacting us on 021-4613432 or by email through info@secad.ie

How is my data used?

The information we record about you is used for five main purposes:

  1. To establish if you are eligible for the programme.
  2. To review how we assisted you so we can provide you with the best possible tailored supports.
  3. To share your name and contact details with other service providers (e.g. ETB, Citizen Information Centre, Local Employment Service), as agreed with you in your Personal Action Plan, so we can make referrals and appointments on your behalf.
  4. To produce statistics which will help us plan and improve our services; so we can provide our funders with aggregated data to assist them in providing a better national service.
  5. Your data may be reviewed from time to time as part of a programme audit.

Some of the information we require is personal data such as your name and address, your phone number, your economic status, gender and age band etc. We need this in order to be able to contact you, to deliver a tailored service, and to know about the people who are engaging with SICAP. We will also be asking for your Personal Public Service Number (PPSN). This is voluntary and you do not have to provide it.

The PPSN will help us and Pobal to track your progress over time, which will allow programme outcomes to be assessed.

We will be asking you for sensitive personal data. All sensitive data is voluntary and you do not have to provide this. Sensitive information is your ethnic/cultural background and if you have a disability. It is asked because it The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) 2018-2022 is funded by the Irish Government through the Department of Rural and Community Development and co-funded by the European Social Fund under the Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning (PEIL) 2014-2020. gives us more detail on which people are using SICAP and the extent to which different groups are receiving supports, and so we can monitor equality of access.

SICAP Registration

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