Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Tester
Once students have completed two years of the JC/Gateway transition programme  gaining a variety of Core Skills and Industry related NCEA credits  and having also completed a 10 week work placement, students should now be ready to move onto industry related tertiary study, an apprenticeship or fulltime employment.
The Level 2 Job Creation Course consists of 5 compulsory subjects; English, Maths, Religious Education, Physical Education & Health and Gateway. Students choose an additional 2 options.
English
The focus is on the development of careers and work related literacy skills within an English context. Students will sit Unit Standards that focus on a variety of skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening.
Mathematics
The 12JC mathematics course provides students with the opportunity to get Level 2 credits in a highly valued subject. All standards are internally assessed.
Gateway & Lifeskills
Students will gain a variety of Core Skills and Industry related credits. A compulsory part of the course is a work experience placement (1 day per week for 10 weeks). By the end of the course students should be ready to move onto industry related tertiary study, an apprenticeship of fulltime employment.
Mathematics  A fee of $15 is charged for workbooks
Assessment  Level 
Internal or External 
Credits 
L1 Literacy Credits  UE Literacy Credits  Numeracy Credits 

U.S. 377 v8 Demonstrate knowledge of diversity in workplaces  2 
I 
2 

U.S. 1299 v9 Be assertive in a range of specified situations  2 
I 
4 

U.S. 1307 v8 Speak to a known audience in a predictable situation  3 
I 
3 

U.S. 1979 v10 Describe employment agreements  2 
I 
3 

U.S. 3492 v7 Write a short report  2 
I 
3 

U.S. 4247 v6 Describe general characteristics of peoples in New Zealand  2 
I 
2 

U.S. 4252 v8 Produce a personal targeted CV (curriculum vitae)  2 
I 
2 

U.S. 4253 v7 Demonstrate knowledge of job search skills  2 
I 
3 

U.S. 10781 v6 Produce a plan for own future directions  2 
I 
3 

U.S. 11097 v5 Listen actively to gain information in an interactive situation  3 
I 
3 

U.S. 12383 v8 Explore career options and their implications  2 
I 
3 

U.S. 25073 v3 Read texts to recognise differing points of view on a topic  2 
I 
3 

A.S. 91256 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.1  Apply coordinate geometry methods in solving problems  2 
I 
2 
Y 

A.S. 91258 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.3  Apply sequences and series in solving problems  2 
I 
2 
Y 

A.S. 91259 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.4  Apply trigonometric relationships in solving problems  2 
I 
3 
Y 

A.S. 91260 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.5  Apply network methods in solving problems  2 
I 
2 
Y 

A.S. 91263 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.8  Design a questionnaire  2 
I 
3 
Y 
Y 

A.S. 91268 v3 Mathematics and Statistics 2.13  Investigate a situation involving elements of chance using a simulation  2 
I 
2 
Y 
Y 

Total Credits 
Total Credits Available: 48 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 48 credits.