Employment Readiness

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Employment readiness skills and tips for completing job applications, information about work permits and wages, etc. Presentation to Sophomores.

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Employment Readiness

  1. 1. ARE YOU READY FOR A JOB?Employment Readiness Workshop 10th Grade English Class Casa Grande High SchoolDeveloped and Presented by the Casa Grande High School Counseling Department
  2. 2. Who is Eligible to Work?  Age RestrictionsAgeRestrictions (What, Where, How?) Work PermitsWork Documentation Needed  Permits (What, Where,How?)  Child Labor LawsDocumentation Needed  Minimum WageChild Labor Laws  Employee vs. “Under the Table”Minimum WageEmployee vs. “Under the Table”
  3. 3. Social Security Card
  4. 4. CaliforniaMinimum Wage
  5. 5. FederalMinimum Wage
  6. 6. IRS Form W-4
  7. 7. Where and How do I search for a Job?  Word-of-mouthwww.craigslist.org  Internet (local sites, company sites, national sites  CGHS Career Center  Job Placement Office (SRJC, Sonoma State and COM)  Newspaper http://www.pressdemocrat.com/section/jobs
  8. 8. EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONS• Fill out entire application (No blanks!)• Make a copy of the application for a rough draft• Always use Blue or Black ink (No pencil!)• DO NOT: Roll, fold or Staple the application• If possible: Hand Deliver the application to a Manager• Check social networking pages for “clean” content• Use professional email address moniker
  9. 9. Salary Desired Starting Salary Rate of Pay = NEGOTIABLE ne⋅go⋅ti⋅a⋅ble nɪˈgoʊ ʃi ə bəl, -ʃə bəl/ Show Spelled Pronunciation [ni-goh-shee-uh-buh l, -shuh-buh l] Show IPA –adjective 1.capable of being negotiated: a negotiable salary demand. 2.(of bills, securities, etc.) transferable by delivery, with or without endorsement, according to the circumstances, the title passing to the transferee.
  10. 10. Interviewing for a Job Preparation: Review common questions and Research the Organization Proper Attire, Hygiene, Etc. Arrival In the Interview: Do’s and Don’ts Conclusion of Interview Follow up: Thank You Letter and Contact

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