Level 2 Employment Focus
This subject is ideal for students who enjoy working at their own pace, are interested in exploring pathways beyond school and who want a flexible subject that supports them to learn. It offers Level 2 credits through a mix of three components: classroom based learning, work placements and short courses.
The classroom based component focuses on Job Preparation Standards such as Career Planning and CV writing. The work placement component involves gaining credits whilst working on the job. e.g. at The Warehouse. You attend a placement one school day a week for ten weeks.
The short courses component offers opportunities to attend short courses at polytechs or gain skills in Health and Safety. Gateway gives the students great way to explore future careers and directions.
Recommended Prior Learning
Entry is not automatic. Please talk to Mrs Paton before enrolling in this course.
Total Credits Available: 27 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 27 credits.
All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:
- meeting any course entry requirements
- minimum class sizes
- the availability of teaching staff
and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.