Author:
Jane Strong
Subject:
Business and Information Technology
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Level:
High School
Grade:
9, 10, 11, 12
Tags:
  • Business
  • Business Plan
  • Business Planning
  • Business Writing
  • Entrepreneur
  • Entrepreneurship
  • HR
  • Human Resource Management
  • Human Resources
  • Management
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Downloadable docs

    Education Standards

    Write a Job Description

    Write a Job Description

    Overview

    This high school business resource provides a PDF template and link to the resource, Job Description Writing Guide. Students are instructed to craft a job description for a new business. Project can be a stand-alone or part of a larger business plan project.

    Write a Job Description

    Students imagine themselves as an entrepreneur in need of staff. They will use the job description template and Job Description Writing Guide to craft a job desciption for their organization.

    Imagine you are an entrepreneur with a growing business so you will need to hire staff. Write a job description using the Job Description Template for a position in your company.  Use the resource, Job Description Writing Guide, from University of Pittsburgh as a guide. Useful action verbs can be found on Page 8.