Career Colleges Trust Chief Executive Ruth Gilbert chats about what employers are looking for when recruiting young people at the Youth Employment Convention..
She also shares a few tips on re-thinking work experience.
According to the Careers College Trust research employers are looking for a top three things:
1. Attention to detail
2. Work Experience
3. Lifeskills in the work place.
Ruth highlights that GCSE's or A-levels do not feature in these top 3 requirements from employers.