Employability Skills Paragraph Outline Follow the outline below when completing each of your employability skills paragraphs: Heading must include: Type of skill Category of skill Specific skill selected Paragraph must include: An introductory sentence to explain why the skill that you have selected is important in general. Explanation of why the skill that you have selected is important to the specific career that you are exploring. Many specific examples of how you are specifically demonstrating and improving that skill at your placement. A closing sentence to summarize your paragraph. Evidence section must include: At least one piece of evidence to support your skill (ex: photo, sample of work, employer comments …etc) An explanation of how each piece of evidence supports your skill. *** This is a major component of your Portfolio and your final mark. *** A sample has been provided for you.