Questioning the employer

Reflection, listening and reviewing activity to draw infomration from an employer

Aim: to promote the awareness of what is expected from the adolescent in the workplace.

Target group: students aged from 12 to 16 years.

Piloted at Riga Secondary School number 64


How this resource relates to Shaping Characters objectives

  • Attitudes and attributes
  • Education techniques
  • Motivation and resilience

Actual outcomes

► identified ways how to gain experience being an adolescent
► answers found to the questions that are interesting to adolescents about the employment possibilities

Resources required

Worksheets “What do I want to learn?”, “What did I learn?”, pens and pencils. Plus a willing employer.

How was it funded?

Through core education funding.

Time needed

Preparation time to engage with an employer.

Delivery one hour.

How was or could the project be sustained?

Within a whole school character education programme

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