ERIC Number: ED214028
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Interview for the Job. Job Search. Competency 4.0.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
This competency booklet for individualized competency-based instruction is the fourth 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 031 967-971.) It contains 13 operational units related to the job search competency of interviewing for the job. (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) prepare for the interview (make appointment, make arrangements to get to the interview, anticipate interview questions, prepare physical appearance, take necessary materials, be punctual), (2) handle the interview (handle introduction positively, communicate effectively, ask questions about job and company, complete interview), and (3) follow up on interview (evaluate and improve interview techniques, write thank-you letter, place followup telephone calls). (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Behavioral Objectives, Career Education, Check Lists, Competency Based Education, Employment Interviews, Employment Programs, Federal Programs, Individualized Instruction, Informal Assessment, Instructional Materials, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Job Training, 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.