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Moving on: Employability and Work

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Anniesland Campus, Cardonald Campus, Langside Campus

Content

This Moving On: Employability and Work course is aimed at young people with additional support needs who are almost ready for employment or for progression to subject-specific further education courses.

It is ideal if you wish to gain work experience and develop your skills and qualities in the workplace. As part of the course, you will get involved in teamwork, enterprise activities and projects. This Moving On course will also help you develop core, interpersonal and employability skills and gain valuable work and/or volunteering experiences.

When you attend classes at the college, you will develop and improve upon the skills and qualities that you will need for employment or future study and develop financial awareness to support independent living. In addition, you will develop resilience and coping strategies for the challenges ahead.

Course Content:

Money management: cost of living, budgeting, saving, debt management, salaries and deductions, discounts, data management, Employability: tailored CVs, personal statements, logbooks, application support, interview preparation, Personal development: identifying skills and qualities, identifying goals and areas for development, presentations and confidence-building exercises, resilience and coping strategies, self-evaluation, future-planning, Practical skills: customer service, job roles and job sectors, skills for work.

Entry Requirements

National qualifications at SCQF Level 3 (from all subject areas). You will have the ability to engage and participate at the level required for this course (as evidenced at the selection day), have the ability to work independently and with others and be willing to undertake a work experience placement for a maximum of 2 days per week.

Progression Routes

Employment; Other college courses.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Additional Support for Learning

SCQF Level

3

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