Year 14 pupils at Lurgan College took part in an Interview Skills Development Day organised by the school’s Careers Department in conjunction BH Communications.
Mrs Barbara Hume was the Facilitator and Mr Trevor Robinson, Principal of the College, opened the proceedings.
Pupils engaged in interactive workshops for the first part of the day, during which they how to market themselves in the world of work and investigated the job application process and interview skills.
After lunch, pupils put their learning into practice by taking part in mock interviews conducted by esteemed professionals from the ‘real world’.
The interviewers were: Mr. S. Abraham; Mr. G. Cairns; Mr. J. Cassidy; Mrs. N. Cook; Mrs. R. Craig; Mr. A. Gough; Mr. J. Holmes; Mrs. P. Irvine; Mr T. Knox; Mrs. C. Little; Mr. C. McCusker; Dr. G Morrison; Mrs. J.Mulligan; Mr. M. Piggott; Mr. R. Power; Mrs. C. Power; Mr. T. Shields; Rev. D. Somerville; Dr. L. Stewart; Mr. I. Wilson; Mr. J. Wells; Mrs. J. Wells.
The College, pupils and parents greatly appreciate the fact that these people gave up some of their time to assist on this day.