Short Employability Course
An 8-week specially developed training course looking at the skills necessary for employment and education. This course runs over 8 weeks working with ESF and local Job Centres.
Week 1 is a full day introduction, followed by 7 weeks of morning sessions.
ESF funding grant has allowed this course to run at the farm potentially helping 25 young people with learning disability to engage with further education and employment
What we cover...
Session 1) Communication, Getting to know you, Setting goals, Baseline.
Session 2) CV and Motivation
Session 3) Skills and interests
Session4) Work experience – Skill building – review week
Session 5) Work experience – Skill building
Session 6) Interviews – What to wear, body language, personal hygiene, techniques, questions
Session 7) Applying for jobs/colleges •Filling in forms •Making visit plans •Planning the future
Session 8) Set leave date – sessions to follow Type of route and Exit assessment