Will working part time cause students to neglect their studies?…
Will working part time cause students to neglect their studies?
How are students affected?
Students may end their work late and as a result their sleep is affected, leading to them oversleeping or falling ill which will affect their attendance.
Poor academic results
Students are occupied with their work and often come to school with insufficient sleep and as a result they are unable to concentrate in class, complete their assignments on time or have proper revision.
Are you getting your allowance from your parents or your own pocket?
What is your monthly allowance?
How often do you work and what are your working hours?
Do you have any issues managing your work and school?
Why do you want to work?
Are you currently working part time?
How old are you?
Unable to pay for school fees
Parents unable to afford the school fees due to their low salary or because they are out of job.
Sole bread winner
Family members unable to work due to health issues, physical disabilities or no qualifications to get a good paying job.
Time spent on working
Extra income: Students have a lot of wants but are limited by their pocket money, thus in order to satisfy their needs, students resort to working part time.
Kill time: During school holidays, students will not be occupied so in order to spend their time wisely they may choose to find job, while working they also get to learn from their colleagues.
Working experience: The skills and values gained during work may come in handy for the students as they might be able to apply it during working life in the future. Eg. Able to manage their studies and work, responsibilities, punctuality. Through working, students are also able to widen their social connections which may benefit them in the future. Eg. Able to help out in setting up business in the future.
Companies may use social media as a platform to recruit potential employees. Eg. Gumtree, Jobstreet.com, SMS, Facebook
To be more popular.
Try to fit in to not be outcasted.
Materiallistic: Spend cash on goods and services like beauty enhancement services, skincare products and makeup products. Beauty enhancement services- e.g eyebrow embroidery, waxing, plastic surgery. Skincare products- anti-wrinkle, face lifting