A curriculum that emphasizes employability skills, simulations of the workplace, and job coaching.
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Employability Skills

Soft skills training is provided through a job readiness curriculum that emphasizes employability skills, simulations of the workplace, and job coaching. Participants have the opportunity to work on soft skills based on their work-related experiences. The curriculum focuses on personal management skills, those skills and qualities one needs in order to be mentally and emotionally prepared for employment. Specific topics include the following:

Positive Attitudes and Behaviors:

  • Values and Personal Ethics in the Workplace
  • Self-Esteem-Taking Directions and Accepting Criticism
  • Self-Motivation and Initiative

Adaptability:

  • Recognizing Strengths and Working with Limitations
  • Overcoming Obstacles
  • Recognition of and Respect for Diversity and Change

Responsibility:

  • Resource Management
  • Time Management
  • Money Management