Skills sets of creativity, enterprise and employability

In their 2016 report ‘The Future of Jobs’, the World Economic Forum highlighted anticipated changes in employability skills and suggested that by 2020 over one third of the skills considered important in today’s workforce will have changed. Notably, creativity will have become one of the top three skills needed to deal with the avalanche of new products, new technologies and new ways of working.

The guide explores what these skills are, their importance to young people and how parents and carers can help their children develop these essential skills for life and work. It illustrates the ways in which creativity enhances enterprise and employability skills and how creativity can support the development of personal attributes or characteristics. It includes information about the importance of creativity for learning, life and work and provides examples of young people gaining creativity, enterprise and employability skills and inspiring answers to the question: ‘what is creativity?


Software engineering vacancies for school leavers

Leonardo – Graduate Software Engineering Apprentice Level 10.
•Are you looking for an alternative, accelerated path into Software Engineering?
•Want to design, develop & support software for new and exciting products?
•Do you want to be paid while you learn?
•Do you want to exceed a graduate salary after 4 years?
•Do you want to learn at university and in the workplace whilst supported by industry experts?
•If you answered yes to these questions, Leonardo wants to hear from you.

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Historic Scotland vacancies

The successful candidates will be responsible to deliver the highest standard of customer care to all visitors at all times; enthusiastically provide information and assistance to visitors throughout their visit, whilst also ensuring visitor safety at Edinburgh Castle; and ensure high standards of presentation and professionalism are maintained at all times.

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