The further pupils progress through school, the more focus is given to the world of work and further education in PSHE lessons. In this quiz, written for KS3 children in years 7, 8, and 9, we look at the skills and attributes that employers value in every kind of job.
Different jobs require different skills and qualifications. Some require university degrees, and others require vocational qualifications. There are some jobs which need no qualifications at all. However, no matter what the position, every employer wants their workforce to heave certain attributes. Ones which cannot be gained by study.
The ten questions below will see how well you understand what employers want. Keep in mind that the ideal employee gets on with their colleagues, enjoys their work, and does it well.