Level 1 Employment Ready

11EMPR
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Yeoman

Units of work may include may include both theory and practical learning:

For example;
• how to protect health and safety in the workplace
• participating productively in group tasks (includes mini -project)
• describing community services
• managing personal well-being
• producing a curriculum vitae
• writing formal personal correspondence/filling in forms

Units of work will explore a wide range of topics employers have identified as being important in the workplace. Doing this course will help students in their future working life.

Students will be shown what is needed to be an employable person. Students who demonstrate these qualities are eligible to;

 (a) be considered for workplace experience during the year (when reaching 16 yrs old)

 (b) apply for entry on to the Gateway programme (during Year 12 or 13).


Pathway

Level 2 Employment Ready, Level 2/Level 3 Gateway

Recommended Prior Learning

Interest in gaining skills relevant in specific work placements. (see careers.govt.nz -career quizz/skills booster)
Students should also have completed the goal setting and skills sections of the Career Central programme (see HVHS student portal)


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 496 v10 Produce, implement, and reflect on a plan to improve own personal wellbeing
1
I
3
U.S. 497 v10 Demonstrate knowledge of workplace health and safety requirements
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
3
U.S. 3483 v7 Fill in a form
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
2
U.S. 3503 v6 Communicate in a team or group to complete a routine task
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
2
U.S. 4248 v6 Describe requirements and expectations faced by employees within the workplace
1
I
3
U.S. 6400 v6 Manage first aid in an emergency situation
3
I
2
U.S. 6401 v6 Provide first aid
2
I
1
U.S. 6402 v8 Provide basic life support
1
I
1
U.S. 10792 v5 Write formal personal correspondence
1
I
3
U.S. 12358 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of purchasing household consumables
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
1
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.

Pathway Tags

According to student goals and specific needs.