ERIC Number: ED214025
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Prepare for the Job Search. Job Search. Competency 1.0.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
This competency booklet for individualized competency-based instruction is the first of five in the Job Search Skills package. (Instructor program and guides are available separately as CE 031 965 and 966, the other booklets as CE 031 968-971.) It contains 15 operational units related to the job search competency of preparing for the job search. (The competency is divided into tasks which are further divided into operational units or units of work that relate to the task.) Each operational unit is presented in this format: competency, task, operational unit, performance objective, steps to follow to do the unit of work with the procedures outlined, information sheets, worksheets, and evaluation checklist. The tasks (and operational units) covered include (1) choose a job and prepare for employment (determine jobs for which qualified, define hiring practices, meet hiring requirements), (2) compile information for application and/or resume (record personal data; state career objective; list formal education and training, special skills, work experiences, volunteer experiences, military experiences, special credits and activities, references), and (3) prepare resume (choose resume type, prepare draft and final copies). (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Behavioral Objectives, Career Choice, Career Education, Check Lists, Competency Based Education, Employment Programs, Employment Qualifications, Federal Programs, Individualized Instruction, Informal Assessment, Instructional Materials, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Job Training, Occupational Information, Portfolios (Background Materials), Skill Development, Units of Study, Vocational Education, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Youth Programs.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Comprehensive Employment and Training Act