SITXHRM010 - Recruit, select and induct staff

    Unit code: SITXHRM010 | Study level: TAFE
    Footscray Nicholson


    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to coordinate the recruitment, selection and induction of new staff members within the framework of existing human resource policies and procedures. It requires the ability to identify recruitment needs, develop selection criteria, process and evaluate applications, select people according to their attitude, aptitude and fit to the position and coordinate induction programs.
    The unit applies to senior personnel who operate independently or with limited guidance from others, including dedicated specialist staff, and operational and senior managers.It applies to all tourism, travel, hospitality and event sectors.


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    Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each units learning outcomes & performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

    Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:

    • coordinate the recruitment, selection and induction process for each of the following recruitment needs at least once:
    • casual, contract or temporary
    • full time or part-time permanent
    • volunteer
    • develop selection criteria for each of the above recruitment needs
    • conduct fair and equitable selection interviews for each of the above recruitment situations
    • evaluate at least one applicant in each of the above selection processes to select individuals that meet a specific organisational need.

    Required reading

    The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the VU Polytechnic and/or via the VU Polytechnic e-learning system.

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