Positive student impact

Boost your students' wellbeing and employability with life skills

Positive student impact

Boost your students' wellbeing and employability with life skills

How your secondary students benefit

Develop your pupils’ social-emotional life skills, boosting their wellbeing. Persona Life Skills helps to build student wellbeing across three contexts: Social, Learning and Work. 

The importance of ‘soft’ skills is increasingly recognised by employers. In Persona Life Skills students improve employability, equipping themselves with social-emotional skills for the world of work.

Develop your pupils' social-emotional life skills

Develop your pupils' social-emotional life skills

Between 13 and 19, young people’s brains are developing rapidly, mapping neural pathways. This is the best time to establish life skills.

 

We have identified and defined 22 important social-emotional Life Skills across six Skillsets, to help teenagers manage the challenges they face, learning how to adapt, make better decisions and achieve positive outcomes.

 

1. Being realistic
2. Communication
3. Open-mindedness
4. Problem-solving
5. Resilience
6. Self control

 

See all 22 Life Skills

Boost social, learning and work wellbeing

Boost social, learning and work wellbeing

At Persona Education, our research has found that different aspects of personality become more significant depending on the context a young person is in: Social, learning or work.

 

Persona Life Skills boosts student wellbeing across the same three contexts:

 

Social
“I have positive relationships with friends and peers.”

 

Learning
“I enjoy learning and understand its purpose.”

 

Work
“I feel fulfilled and engaged at work.”

Build employability and workplace readiness

Build employability and workplace readiness

‘Soft’ skills are increasingly being recognised by employers to be as useful in the workplace as academic or vocational qualifications – if not more so.

 

Persona Life Skills equips teenagers with a thinking framework that helps them prepare for and engage with the world of work. Our life challenge Island modules include:

 

Interview Ready
Job Choices
First Job
Getting Along With Colleagues
Leadership

 

…and more 

Find out about a Persona Life Skills subscription

Persona Life Skills is our e-learning platform that uses personality insights to help students navigate their life journey, by developing life skills.