Year 7- Skills and Qualities

 

Focus: Pupils will identify, develop and assess some of the key skills that employers value.

 

Brief outline of activities: Working in small groups, pupils will consider what makes them unique and will develop their skills of self-awareness and reflection, which will support them with making decisions about their future. This session is a classroom based workshop focussing on developing skills and qualities, needed to sell yourselves to employers. Local employers will facilitate the lesson and share the skills and qualities useful in their place of work.

 

Learning Objectives:

  1. To identify a variety of key skills
  2. To assess some of the key skills that employers value
  3. To be able to talk about the key skills that individual students.
  4. To have a meaningful encounter with a local employer.