This qualification aims to help develop and enhance various skills required for when pupils move out into the work place. This aim means that we will attempt to improve learners’ confidence and communication skills and give them a hands on approach so they are prepared for employment or for a change in employment. The course has over 30 units to choose from so a tailored approach is used so that it is most beneficial for pupils.
The units expected to cover this year will consist of a variable approach to some of the most important skills needed in preparation for work. The units we are likely to cover are
Unit 1 Understanding Mindset (Mandatory)
Unit 3 Understanding Motivation
Unit 4 Dealing with your first day at work
Unit 6 setting yourself targets
Unit 17 Following instructions
Unit 18 Understanding personal finance
Unit 21 Working with colleagues
Unit 22 Being managed by others
Unit 26 Job and training search skills
Unit 27 Job Application skills
Unit 28 Interview Skills
Unit 29 Writing a CV
The department is very keen to tailor pupil learning so that they can be of benefit to local businesses within Bromyard and the surrounding area. If you feel you would like to explore opportunities working with us please contact Mr Pridden.