Application for the German Job Market
von 10:00 bis 17:00
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In this job application workshop the focus will be on job interviews especially for the German labour market. Find out about how to meet the expectations in your written application as well as in your overall performance!You will receive input information about application procedures/requirements and useful strategies for self-presentation, followed by a sequence of dealing with individual strengths and weaknesses, common questions, elevator pitch, and, finally, by pair work activities for practise. There will be time for questions arising from our activities and also regarding your CVs and covering letters in German.
The workshop deals with questions of German language for applications and interviews, but will partly be held in English if required – according to knowledge and need of participants. There will be ample opportunity for practising job interviews in German.
- job application training for the German job market
- useful strategies for self-preparation (including body language and dress codes)
- how to deal with individual strengths and weaknesses
- common questions, elevator pitch
Lecturer: Renate Graßtat
Requirements: Basic knowledge of German
Deadline for Registration: 27 April 2020, 12 pm
This workshop is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office within a DAAD programme.