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Delivering Employability Skills in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Delivering Employability Skills in the Lifelong Learning Sector

January 2010 | 128 pages | Learning Matters
'Delivering Employability Skills' is an optional unit of the teacher training qualifications. This easy-to-read and accessible text is aimed at trainees undertaking this unit, or existing teachers wishing to refresh their understanding of delivering employability skills as part of CPD. With practical activities and examples throughout, this book supports delivery of the subject in a variety of settings.

Please note: the qualification unit content contained in the appendices has since changed, and some legislation mentioned in the book has been updated.
Employability skills and employment skills
Personal qualities, skills and competencies needed for employability skills delivery
Planning and delivering creative, innovative and inclusive sessions
The training environment and personal presentation skills
Reflecting the needs of the workplace
Personal and professional development
Sample activities to carry out with learners

The overall concept of the text presents both an academic assessment of the subject, and crucially a practical continuance based on the theory. An excellent book - highly reccomended - a definite winner. (Tutor, Walford and North Shropshire College)

An extremely valuable resource giving quality information to students.

Mrs Jo Pothecary

Very good, easy to access and informative. I have used it to develop my course and will make it essential reading for students attending.

Miss Isabelle King

Some interesting tools to help deliver employability

Mrs laura dutton
Bridgend College, Bridgend College
September 30, 2015

Good Clear advice for Employability tutors and those taking qualifcation

Miss Deborah Young
Work Ready People, hit
May 22, 2015

This was a very helpful book , it helped me to deliver the course.i used activity's in the book that was very resourceful . A good read.
Samara Khan

Mrs Samara Farook
Training, Meridian Centre
May 7, 2015

Useful for helping delivering employability skills for year 12 and year 13.

Miss Kayleigh Robinson
Care and earlyyears, Daventry UTC
May 5, 2015

A great to help with teaching employability skills

Mrs Nahid Shah
Education, Meridian Centre
March 19, 2015

Very relevant for people that are about to deliver Employability with good ideas and techniques. May find it basic if you have previously delivered it

Miss Julia Chiari
Employability, Work Ready People- Hit
July 24, 2014

An essential read for anyone delivering Employability Skills. It shows ways of overcoming barriers and interactive activities to engage all learners on your course.

Miss Deborah Young
Work Ready People, hit
May 28, 2014

Ann Gravells

Ann has been teaching, assessing and quality assuring in the further education and skills sector since 1983. She is a director of her own company Ann Gravells Ltd, an educational consultancy based in East Yorkshire. She specialises in teaching, training, assessment and quality assurance. Ann holds a Masters in Educational Management, a PGCE, a Degree in Education, and a Medal of Excellence for teaching. She is a Fellow of the Society for Education and Training, and holds QTLS status.Ann has been writing textbooks since 2006 which are mainly based on her own experiences as a teacher and the subsequent education of trainee teachers. She aims... More About Author

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ISBN: 9781844452958