slide1 n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Why ASPIRE? PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Why ASPIRE?

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 15

Why ASPIRE? - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 118 Views
  • Uploaded on

Why ASPIRE?. Approximately 20 % of 16 – 24 year olds are unemployed. Businesses cite lack of employability skills as a top priority LEP focus on improving employability of young people coming out of education Young people have qualifications, but are not ‘work ready’

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Why ASPIRE?' - monet


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
slide4

Businesses cite lack of employability skills as a top priority

  • LEP focus on improving employability of young people coming out of education
  • Young people have qualifications, but are not ‘work ready’
  • Unprecedented levels of youth unemployment – the ‘lost generation’
slide5

Opportunity for business and education to work in partnership to deliver a solution

  • Employers have direct input to the development of ASPIRE
  • Aim to make the Black Country an exemplar for producing work ready people
slide6

What is ASPIRE?

  • A programme followed by all Year 12 students
  • Preparation for work by developing employability skills
  • 5 Modules = 30 hours
slide7

A

S

P

I

R

E

Are you aware?

Can you solveit?

Can you present?

Do you inspire?

Are you ready?

Have you got the experience?

slide8

Are you Aware?

  • Session 1 – How do Government Decisions Impact me?
  • Session 2 – Why is Unemployment at a Record High?
  • Session 3 – Where does My Money go?
  • Session 4 – What is the Value of Money?
  • Session 5 – What do MPs do All Day?
slide9

Can you Solve it?

  • Session 1 – What’s your problem?
  • Session 2 – Research the Problem
  • Session 3 – Gather your Evidence
  • Session 4 – Present your Proposal
  • Session 5 – Evaluate your Problem Solving Skills
slide10

Can you Present?

  • Session 1 – Demonstrate your Presentation Skills
  • Session 2 – How will you Improve your Presentation Skills?
  • Session 3 – Presentation Workshop
  • Session 4 – Image at Work
  • Session 5 – Evaluate your Presentation Skills
slide11

Do you Inspire?

  • Session 1 - Leader V’s Manager
  • Session 2 - Team Building
  • Session 3 - Plan your Activity
  • Session 4 - Review Your Activity
  • Session 5 - Leadership Skills Review
slide12

Are you Ready?

  • Session 1 – Where do you want to be in 5 years time?
  • Session 2 – Create a CV
  • Session 3 – Create a Covering Letter
  • Session 4 – What Makes a Good Interview?
  • Session 5 – Evaluate your Interview Skills
slide13

Have you got the Experience?

  • Session 1 – Skills for Working Life
  • Session 2 – Evaluating your Work Skills
  • Session 3 – Meeting Observation/Workplace Shadowing
  • Session 4 - Meeting Observation/Workplace Shadowing
  • Session 5 – Demonstrate your Skills for Working Life
slide14

Accreditation

  • Certificate of Achievement/Completion
  • Students receive a certificate recognising that they have developed a range of soft skills identified by business/industry to be critical for becoming ‘employment-ready’ (potential for this to be aligned to the University Employability Award).