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ERIC Number: ED279887
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Pages: 36
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Curriculum Guide for Employability Skills Training: Instructional Materials for Opening Doors.
Goodman, Jane; And Others
This guide contains 21 task sheets for use in helping students develop job-hunting skills. The following employability skills are addressed in the individual task sheets: compiling a list of personal attributes, identifying a list of areas of work that will provide personal job satisfaction, determining ways of reducing levels of stress, using reference materials to compile an occupational profile, investigating non-wage-related job characteristics, developing goals and determining career objectives, performing a job search, participating in an information interview, completing a social security form, using a telephone to contact an employer, completing a job application, preparing a resume, writing a letter to apply for a job, interviewing for a job, contacting a job interviewer to accept or reject a job, completing income tax withholding forms, describing performance evaluation measurements used by employers, performing a continuing education program search, analyzing career information to identify opportunities for advancement, and describing job resignation and dismissal practices. Each task sheet contains some or all of the following: duty statement, duty number, task number, task statement, achievement indicators, criteria, list of tools and equipment needed, and list of recommended resources. Student and class achievement record forms and a list of employability skills trainers are also included. (MN)
Michigan Career Education and Vocational Education Resource Center, 133 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1034 ($2.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing. Vocational-Technical Education Service.
Authoring Institution: Oakland Univ., Rochester, MI. Continuum Center for Women.; Michigan State Univ., East Lansing.
Note: For related documents, see ED 255 638-639.