MtW Employability Skills Curriculum
The Employability Skills Curriculum focuses on developing core soft skills and employability skills in three main areas; In the Workplace, Employability Skills and Digital Skills. Providing a comprehensive suite of training that is free of charge for our members, employers can pick and choose training modules and packages to support their Movement to Work placements.
Skills Builder Universal Framework
The Employability Skills Curriculum also aligns with the Skills Builder Universal Framework which provides a consistent, universal approach to the essential skills needed to thrive in employment, defined as: Listening, Speaking, Problem Solving, Creativity, Staying Positive, Aiming High, Leadership and Teamwork.
The Open University
The Open University offers 1000 OpenLearn courses that are free to study across 8 different subject areas, and available to start right away.
gov.uk the skills toolkit
The Skills Toolkit is a range of free, high-quality online courses that apply to all sectors as well as more specialised skills. The Skills Toolkit can help a young person to build essential skills, including numeracy, coding, finance and personal growth & wellbeing.
Employers are increasingly looking for candidates with digital skills. Work experience candidates who can demonstrate digital confidence will stand out from others and make a memorable impression. The materials in the Barclays Digital Wings programme provide participants with the digital fundamentals they need to do that. Learn more about Barclays Digital Wings courses below:
Following sign up navigate to ‘Our Digital Courses’