Essential Skills Quebec

By The Learning Exchange

Skills for Life Series

This 30 hands-on competency-based adult learning resource ranging from Getting My Driver’s License to Managing my Money was created with Quebec’s Common Core Curriculum in mind. 

Skills for LIfe Series via LEARNquebec

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Your Employment Skills

The purpose of the STEP AHEAD resources is to help job seekers become more prepared and confident with the job search process. Although STEP AHEAD is a program designed to support people with convictions to successfully transition into the community and into employment it is a great tool to help anyone wanting to develop the skills needed to obtain employment. Some of the specific skills include: writing a quality resume, answering interview questions, and filling out online applications. 


 Use the links below to help know your skills, interests and work values:

> Identify Your Work Skills
Understand what a skill is, what are strengths, and what employers want to know about you.

> Soft Skills
Being a good employee often means having soft skills.

> How to Match Your Skills to Occupations
Learn what skills are needed for careers that interest you.

> What Are Your Interests?
Understand the big role interests plan in your job satisfaction.

> Matching Interests to Work Options
Match your interest to different careers.

> Why Values Matter to Your Career
Learn more about values and the different types of values.

> What Are Your Work Values?
Rate your work values. See how they might help you decide between careers that are a good fit and those that are not.