Careers guidance

    Teaching Pre-Employment Skills to 14-17-Year-Olds: The Autism Works Now! (R) Method

    By Susan Osborne

    Paperback Save £0.39 = £18.60

    Teaching young people with autism workplace skills while they are still school-aged is essential for helping them get jobs once they are ready to enter employment. This ready-made curriculum does exactly that, with a structured program for teaching groups of students aged 14-17 vital pre-employment skills, from interviewing to networking.

    Great Answers to Tough Interview Questions

    By Martin John Yate

    Paperback £10.25

    Ace that interview with this essential guide for job-seekers, offering advice on writing a CV, mastering interview techniques and answering really challenging questions.

    You're Hired!

    By Cheryl Joseph

    Paperback £19.45

    Featuring conversations with more than thirty sociology majors on their career trajectories, responses from employers on why they hire sociology majors, and practical career advice, You're Hired! Putting Your Sociology Major to Work provides a comprehensive account for students on the value of a sociology major.

    What Else Can a Teacher Do?

    By David Hodgson

    Paperback £10.25

    David Hodgson surveys and suggests a diverse range of alternative career options suited to teachers' transferable skill sets.

    How to Pass Numerical Reasoning Tests: Over 550 Practice Questions

    By Heidi Smith

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Gain confidence with this overview of the basics in numerical reasoning tests, followed by a step-by-step guide to the skills you need to master before taking such a test.

    The A-Z of Careers and Jobs

    Paperback £14.45

    Get accessible advice on over 300 career types, with details on entry routes, qualifications, salary expectations and useful contacts in the UK.

    100 Things to Be When You Grow Up

    By Lisa M Gerry

    Paperback Save £0.34 = £6.65

    Who says adults can't have fun? This book explores 100 of the coolest, wackiest, and most amazing jobs and careers out there, from astronaut to zookeeper, ice cream taster to game maker.

    Skills for a Scientific Life

    By John R. Helliwell

    Hardback Save £0.80 = £31.19

    Being, or wanting to become, a scientist requires academic training in the science subjects. To succeed as a research scientist and educator requires specific as well as general skills. Skills for a Scientific Life provides insight into how to be successful. This career book is intended for potential entrants, early...

    Guide to Fashion Career Planning: Bundle Book + Studio Access Card

    By V. Ann Paulins

    Hardback Save £4.34 = £29.67

    Guide to Fashion Career Planning: Job Search, Resumes and Strategies for Success provides students and aspiring professionals with realistic information and tools to successfully enter the fashion industry.

    Values and Ethics in Coaching

    By Christiana Iordanou

    Paperback £22.73

    A complete guide to exploring values and ethics in coaching

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