Job Ad Template

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your open positions

Job Posting - Standard

This job ad template is used when you need to create a job posting for a position below director level.

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This job ad template is used by a Hiring Manager, a Hiring Manager's delegate, or HR to advertise all positions below Director level. 

ConnectsUs provides 3 flavors of job posting templates:

Why use a Job Ad Template

If hiring managers and their delegates create job ads using a consistent, approved template, it ensures your job postings are:

  • Compliant with employment legislation
  • Not discriminatory
  • True to your company brand
  • Aligned with other information on your website career pages and previous job postings
  • Properly structured and/or formatted, and easy to read

What you risk by not using a job ad template

If you don't use a standard job ad template, you may risk:

  • Producing a non-compliant or discriminatory job adthat  could open your company up to litigation
  • Misrepresentation of the open position or benefits
  • Producing a mediocre job posting, which will attract mediocre people
  • Compromising your brand as an employer

Tips for using your job ad template

  1. How to write a good company descriptor for my job ad
  2. How to write a good position description in a job ad
  3. Other tips tips for writing a job ad

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Which HR kit is the job ad template included in?

This job ad template can be used on its own as a stand-alone tool, or as part of the Opening a New Position Kit  for Managers which is one of 4 ConnectsUs Hiring Process Kits.


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