Work Experience placements allow Ruru Specialist School
students to experience the world of work by offering
opportunities both from within and outside of School.
- Work experience placements offer students the opportunity
to enhance existing knowledge or to learn new skills in a job
that that the student is interested in having a deeper understanding of.
- Any placement considers the learning goals and abilities of the student.
- Work experience will be incorporated into ICP goals with Unit Standard credits as applicable/appropriate.
The work experience itself will provide students with further opportunities to increase their confidence and independence and practise new social skills.