ERIC Number: ED203039
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Steps to Success. Student Job Readiness Manual. Revised.
Memphis City School System, TN.
Developed for use by all vocational students and teachers, this manual is designed to help students gain occupational knowledge to find employment, progress on the job, and manage their resources successfully. The 10 modules included are intended for use during 10 class sessions. Contents of each module include a brief introduction, outline, listing of supportive materials provided, and necessary informative and supportive materials. Supplemental materials--worksheets, checklists, tests, crossword puzzles--are designed to be completed, discussed, and evaluated by the student and teacher working as a team. Module titles are (1) Self Analysis in Relation to Employment Capabilities, (2) Selecting a Job, (3) Finding Employment Openings, (4) Legal Aspects of World of Work, (5) Building a Resume, (6) Filling Out an Application, (7) Preparing for the Interview, (8) The Interview, (9) Progress on the Job, and (10) Personal Management. (YLB)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Education, Career Planning, Consumer Education, Employment Interviews, Goal Orientation, Job Application, Job Placement, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Money Management, Occupational Aspiration, Personnel Evaluation, Portfolios (Background Materials), Promotion (Occupational), Secondary Education, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Student Placement, Values, Vocational Education, Work Attitudes
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Tennessee State Dept. of Education, Nashville. Div. of Vocational-Technical Education.
Authoring Institution: Memphis City School System, TN.