Short Course: How to succeed in an interview (Online)


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Kite Group is thrilled to announce a series of online short courses aimed at empowering individuals in their professional journeys.

How to Succeed in an Interview” promises to be a game-changer. Our esteemed lecturer, Mr Noel Scerri, brings a wealth of experience as the HR Director for Malta Freeport Terminals, where he has spearheaded HR and people initiatives, recruitment, development, and strategic change programs. With a distinguished career that includes roles at the Bank of Valletta and a passion for mentoring, Mr. Scerri is primed to guide participants through a transformative learning journey. In this four-session course, you’ll gain invaluable insights into self-awareness, personal growth, job applications, interviews, and career development, all delivered by an expert who knows the ropes of the corporate world. Join us as we embark on a journey towards career success with Mr. Noel Scerri at the helm.

Your future begins here.

Duration: 4 sessions of two hours

Dates: 20 & 27 February 2024 and 5 & 12 March 2024

Course content:

Session 1: This is My Future….This is My Life

  • Achieving Self Awareness….how would I like my life to unfold
  • A Job or a Career ? ….. Short to long term personal aspirations
  • Skills Development…..Technical, Transferable and Interpersonal competencies
  • Moving on….do not underestimate the importance of Networks

Session 2: It is all about Personal Growth

  • Personal developement and Improvement
  • Core Skills and Competencies….must haves
  • Building Key Skills….Are Organisational and Communication skills more important than Technical ones ?
  • Business Etitquette, Ethical Behaviour and Professionalism
  • Managing Change

Session 3 : Ready to take the Plunge ? ….Applying for Jobs and and Understanding the selection process

  • Convincing job applicants – Their job applications and CVs
  • Researching Jobs and preparing for Interviews
  • Interviews – Best practice and pitfalls to avoid
  • Managing the Interview – best practice, pitfalls to avoid and follow up

Session 4 : Coaching, Mentoring, Learning and Self Development

  • Developing impressions that last
  • Managing performance and our employers expectations
  • The art of Negotiation – skills and techniques
  • Where do we go from here ? Setting SMART career goals

Lecturer: Mr Noel Scerri

As HR Director for Malta Freeport Terminals, Noel is responsible for all HR and people initiatives including those related to recruitment, compensation and benefits, employee relations and development amongst others.

He has extensive strategic HR experience leading and managing change programmes. During his career he was also responsible for the development of business growth initiatives at Bank of Valletta (BOV) as well as Operations.

He has regularly mentored leaders and junior recruits alike during his career.

A certificate will be presented at the end of the course.