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The Princes Trust Award at The Long Eaton School

Course description

KEY FEATURES OF THE COURSE:

  • You will learn, develop and practise the skills required for em ployment
  • You will be prepared for further education, apprenticeships and work based learning
  • You will develop your English and Maths skills

WHAT WILL I LEARN ON THIS COURSE?

  • How to make effective presentations.
  • Be able to review and provide support for presentations.
  • Different roles within a team and how to make decisions
  • Learn the advantages and disadvantages of being in a team
  • Take part in team tasks and effectively evaluate the task
  • Where to find information on careers
  • Produce a CV and covering letter
  • Produce a personal statement
  • Prepare and take part in an interview
  • Review your performance in an interview

All of these skills will equip you for further education or for your chosen career path

Course content

MODULES/UNITS COVERED IN YEAR 12

(including a brief outline of their content)

This is a 1 year course Teamwork (3 credits)

  • You will learn the advantages and disadvantages of working in a team and problems that may occur
  • You will learn the different rol es within a team and learn how to make decisions You will take part in team tasks and evaluate the task Presentation skills (3 Credits)
  • Learn how to make an effective presentation
  • Learn to select a topic, audience and estimate the time of a pr esentation  Be able to review and provide suppo rting material for a present ation
  • Learn the delivery and evaluation of a presentation Career Planning – (3 credits)
  • Research career options
  • Identify sources of careers advice and guidance
  • Explain what information needs to be on a CV, describe own skil ls, education and experiences, produce a personal statement
  • Complete an application form, produce a covering letter
  • Prepare for an interview, demons trate self-confidence in a simulated interview
  • Review performance in interview

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Long Eaton School directly.

Last updated date: 10 October 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September

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