These include the ability to:
Soft skills are hugely valued by employers, who all too often bemoan their shortage amongst new recruits.
You will be different. By learning and developing these skills to a high level as young adults, and before most of your contemporaries across the country, you will have an invaluable advantage when you enter a professional career. You will have the whole package – the attributes required not just to enter the top professions, but to thrive within them.
All these skills will be taught via our ‘Soft Skills Passport’. This is an ‘e-portfolio’ of the most essential soft skills, and over the course of your two years with us, you will demonstrate your progress against each of them, through a programme to be agreed between you and your Tutor. By citing examples from extra-curricular activities, the seminar-style tutorials, the enrichment trips offered, and (if you chose to undertake it) the Extended Project Qualification, you will be able to provide real-life evidence showing how you have acquired these essential skills over time.