The aim of the Work Ready Programme is to prepare students for the world of work and they will benefit from:
The Employability Skills Programme
Employability is all about the skills and attitudes that students need to move on in the world of work. The College’s professional Careers Advisers together with a network of business contacts will deliver workshops with students. These will:
As they complete their college studies working closely with Careers, PDT’s the College Apprenticeship Service and national vacancies, students will be matched with apprenticeship opportunities as they become available.
The Window to Work Programme
This programme will address the issues of creating a positive online presence that will help to market employment skills and provide a secure environment for students to ‘test’ their CVs with real employers with the potential of finding appropriate work experience.
Other opportunities for students include:
The focus of the programme of activities is to: