Welcome to Employment Skills
Watch this video which explains what the unit is about.
This unit involves three main activities. You will
When you start your work experience you will develop lots of practical skills but you also need to work on some general skills that apply whatever job you are doing.
The following activities will help you explore some of the ways that an employee is expected to behave in work.
Be honest with yourself and think about whether you need to work on some of these.
Roles and responsibilities
At the start of the unit take time to think about or reflect on the things that you do well and also the things which you know you could be better at.
You should think about both job skills and people skills.
Keep a copy of your results and as you get more practice you should repeat the activities to see where you have made improvements.
It is important to be honest so that you can set yourself some personal targets.