NCEA Level 1 Employment Skills

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Fox

Recommended Prior Learning

Dean or Teacher in charge recommendation.

Employment Skills provides students with skills that are valuable in the workplace. Students build their confidence through practicing these skills in the classroom and by possible invitation to participate in the Gateway programme, in order to develop vocational pathways.
Other unit standards may be included as appropriate to the individual learner and their future career path.
This course offers an another pathway to gaining NCEA Level 1 literacy.

A student will be withdrawn from a standard if the teacher is not confident that the achievement of the standard is within the reach of the student or there is no evidence of the student attempting the assessment.

Course Overview

Term 1
Alongside the L1 budgeting standard (US 24709) this class participates in the 'Money Skills for Life' basic budgeting course run by Taupo Budget Service. This runs during class time once a week for 8 weeks.


Vocational Pathways

Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 2 Employment Skills

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x coloured document wallet


It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.