Level 2 Employment Focus

12EF
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Paton

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.






Pathway

Level 3 Employment Focus

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry is not automatic. Please talk to Mrs Paton before enrolling in this course.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 62 v9 Maintain personal presentation and a positive attitude in a workplace involving customer contact
2
I
3
U.S. 9677 v10 Communicate in a team or group which has an objective
2
I
3
U.S. 11938 v6 Assist customers to select goods and/or services
2
I
5
U.S. 11941 v7 Establish and maintain positive customer service interactions in a retail environment
2
I
2
U.S. 17593 v5 Apply safe work practices in the workplace
2
I
4
U.S. 24997 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of theft and fraud in a retail or distribution environment
2
I
5
U.S. 28301 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of products and product information in a retail environment
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 27 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 27 credits.