11-14 14-16 0 - 5 minutes

Skills knock-out quick-fire activity

This quick-fire activity focuses on helping young people recognise the key skills sought after by employers and the wide variety of jobs for which each skill is important.

Students are asked to match the skills to as many jobs as possible in a fast pace setting.

Take this activity further with the core transferable skills suite.


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