This short two minute animation introduces what a Core transferable skill is, eight of the Core transferable skills employers are looking for and why they are so valuable in the workplace. The skills featured are:
To extend the activity you could use the reflection questions below to discuss the film with your students and further support them to understand what makes certain skills transferable. It may help to write a list of the eight skills on a whiteboard:
To explore the role of Core transferable skills in the workplace further why not ask your students to complete our Exploring job sectors and preparing for work activity, which takes a deeper look at how young people can develop their own skills and introduces a range of roles across different sectors in film case studies.
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