Type
Word Search
Description

application
apprenticeship
caree goals
community
educational goals
employee
employer
employment
employment-agency
extracurricular
help-wanted
hobbies
interest
interests
interview
personal data
reference
resume
school activities
shadowing

Resume Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Accomplishments
Activities
Appropriate
Career
Chronological
Cover Letter
Documents
Education
Employer
Experience
Format
Functional
Guidelines
Heading
Honest
Interview
Job Application
Negotiating
Objective
Position
Professional
Qualifications
Questionnaire
References
Resume
Seeking
Volunteer

Career Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

State employment agency
Private employment agency
Qualifications
Placement
Job termination
Letter of intent
Job interview
Job lead
Portfolio
Job application
Resume
Follow up letter
Letter of resignation
Employment objectives
References
Benefits

Career Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

application
budget
career goals
coffee break
cover letter
educational goals
employee
employer
help wanted
hobbies
interest
internship
interview
minimum wage
paycheck
reference
resume
salary
soft skills
vocation
work ethic

Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

Unit 6: Employment Skills Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A person applying for a job Applicant
Amount of money taken from an employee's gross pay for taxes, insurance, Social Security, and other benefits. Deduction
Treating someone unfairly because of his or her race or religion Discrimination
The person who hires someone to do a job Employer
A formal meeting between an employer and job applicant about a job opening Interview
A resource that involves communicating information with others Networking
Being on time for work Punctuality
A person who will give a favorable report of a job applicant to the employer Reference
A short, written description of an applicant's personal data, education, and experience related to a job Resume
Fixed amount of money earned, regardless of hours worked Salary

Career Exploration Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Goals
Training
Skills
Employment
School
College
Vocational
Career
Benefits
References
JobShadow
BackgroundCheck
Intern
Interview
Resume

Career Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a person who works for a more experienced person in order to learn a trade apprentice
vacation time, insurance, sick time received with employment benefit
an occupation requiring special training career
a person who works for another person employee
a person who creates and manages a business entrepreneur
a beginning level job that requires little training entrylevel
reward offered as motivation incentive
the amount of money received in exchange for work income
a person who controls a portion of a business and employees manager
a yearly amount of money earned in a job position salary
an hourly amount of money earn in a job position wage
an increase in job status promotion
a form completed by a person who wants to apply for a job application
a document that contains information about an employee resume
a face to face conversation between an employer and an applicant interview
people an employer can contact for information about a person references
people at the same job level that one works with coworkers
talking with other people about possible job opportunities networking

Principles of Business Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

long term job career
occupying or using the whole of someone's available working time, typically 40 hours in a week full-time
a paid position of regular employment job
a job or profession occupation
the state of wanting to know or learn about something or someone. Interests
the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of something. Values
a particular ability. skill
possession of the means or skill to do something. ability
a natural ability to do something. aptitude
the combination of characteristics or qualities that form an individual's distinctive character. personality
interact with other people to exchange information and develop contacts, especially to further one's career. networking
a work experience option where students learn about a job by walking through the work day as a shadow to a competent worker Job shadowing
college students, high school students, or post-graduate adults. These positions may be paid or unpaid and are usually temporary. Generally, an internship consists of an exchange of services for experience between the student and an organization. internship
the use or involvement of volunteer labor, especially in community services. Volunteerism
at the lowest level in an employment hierarchy. entry-level
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source Outsourcing
a quality or accomplishment that makes someone suitable for a particular job or activity. Qualifications
the process of communicating nonverbally through conscious or unconscious gestures and movements. Body language
pursued in addition to the normal course of study. extracurricular
a brief account of a person’s education, qualifications, and previous experience, typically sent with a job application resume
tarting with the earliest and following the order in which they occurred. chronological
objective, or one that causes the employer to question why you are applying to their company, can actually weaken your resume. job objective
a letter sent with, and explaining the contents of, another document or a parcel of goods. cover letter
a meeting of people face to face, especially for consultation interview

Resume Vocabulary Words Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Volunteer
Seeking
Resume
References
Questionnaire
Qualifications
Professional
Position
Objective
Negotiating
Job Application
Interview
Honest
Heading
Guidelines
Format Functional
Experience
Employer
Education
Cover Letter
Chronological
Career
Appropriate
Activities
Accomplishments

Interviewing Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Education
Information
Grooming
Interests
Skills
Employer
Attitude
Jobs
Experience
Practice
Research
Goals
Friendly
Confidence
Poise
VerbalSkills
BodyLanguage
Appropriate
Attire
Prepare
ThankYouLetter
CoverLetter
Career
Questions
Performance
Interview
Resume