Employability skills

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Employability skills

  1. 1. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Employability SkillsYOU and YOUR Skills!
  2. 2. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Objectives• What are Employability Skills?• Identifying your Employability Skills.• Showcasing your Employability Skills.
  3. 3. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Communication
  4. 4. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Teamwork
  5. 5. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Problem Solving??????
  6. 6. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/InitiativeandEnterprise
  7. 7. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Planning andOrganising
  8. 8. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Self-management
  9. 9. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Learning
  10. 10. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Technology
  11. 11. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/If you do any of these then you have employability skills!VolunteerWork in familybusinessLook afterfamily membersSportsteam/clubmemberCircle those that apply to youManageyourmoneyCoach ortrain othersHave a parttime job
  12. 12. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Identify and document your employability skills!Use the STAR(R) systemS situationT taskA actionR result(R) reflection
  13. 13. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Highlight YOUR employability skills• Use Powerpoint with internal hyperlinks or Prezi• Keep it short – one slide (or place if Prezi) per skill• Use STAR• Keep text amount fairly small – see the example on thenext slide• Include at least one small image per slide (resize themfirst and remember licensing/attribution if they are notyour own images)
  14. 14. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/Example of a way to highlight an employability skillSkill = CommunicationSituationI needed help to raise the new wind turbine.TaskFind someone to help me, explain what was needed and raise the turbine.ActionI asked my cousin to help, we arranged a time and met at the turbine. Iexplained what we needed to do and how. I also answered his questions so thathe was clear on the task.ResultThe turbine was successfully raised.
  15. 15. Jo Hart – ELFADA Employability Skills 2012ELFADA – E-xtraordinary Learning For A Digital AgeOur project funded in 2012 through the National VET E-Learning Strategy,Partnerships for Participation initiativehttp://www.flexiblelearning.net.au/We have just looked at• What are Employability Skills?• Identifying your Employability Skills.• Showcasing your Employability Skills.

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