Employability Skills info for governments

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Title: ABE Level 2 Award in Employability Skills: Making the Move to Work

Designed to prepare the young job seeker to be work ready, giving providing awareness of what employers require and look for.   The qualification will develop skills essential for jobseekers in the modern working world and will help improve the chances of employment.  Assessment by assignment.

On completing of this programme, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe what is meant by employability skills and why employers want people with these skills in addition to qualifications and/or experience.
  • Assess their own skillset in terms of employability and provide examples to support their strengths, preferences and areas for development.
  • Complete a job application and prepare for an interview.