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  1. 1. English Workshee t Jobs Name:___________________________ Nº_______ Getting a full-time Job at 16 in Britain. You can leave school at 16 and get a job, but you can't work full time until the last Friday in June- even if you have turned 16 before this. There are also limitations on where you can work because of your age. For example, you won't be able to take a job which envolves driving, because you are not legally allowed to drive until you are 17. When thinking about getting a job when you leave school, you need to think about the future, not just the present. How about learning while you earn? Try to find a job which offers training even if it pays less! Getting a job with training that leads to a qualification will help you progress in your work and when the time comes to move you will have relevant experience and qualifications. When you apply for a job, make sure you ask what training or opportunities are available. You will need to find out whether it is “in-house” ( run by the company you are working for) or external (through a training provider, perhaps a college). If you are 16 or 17 and you do decide to take a job that isn't offering you training that leads to a qualification, you may be entitled to time off for study or training during normal working hours. If you decide you are going to look for a job at 16 when you finish Year 11, you will be entitled to receive the national minimum wage. (adapted) true or false? Correct the false sentences. 1) Young people in Britain can get a full time job the Friday after their 16th birthday. _________________________________________________________________________ 2) Young people in Britain can drive when they are 16. _________________________________________________________________________ 3) Some jobs have opportunities to learn while you work. _________________________________________________________________________ 4) Some jobs can give you time off work for training. _________________________________________________________________________ 5) All companies have training that they run themselves. _________________________________________________________________________ By Rute Santos at adapted from New Wave5 – Teacher's Resources
  2. 2. answer the following questions according to the text. 1) Can you leave school at 16 in Britain? _______________________________________________________________________________ 2) What limitations are there on the kind of job you can do at 16? _______________________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________________ 3) What do you need to think about when you leave school? _______________________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________________ 4) What is important to discover when considering accepting a job? _______________________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________________ 5) What can you do if a job doesn't offer training? _______________________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________________ find words in the text that mean the same as: 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) permitted make money in a job improve your position outside have the right salary have you thought about your future? Write a small text about your future plans: will you go to college? Are you considering leaving school and getting a job? Write at least 60 words. ___________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________ By Rute Santos at adapted from New Wave5 – Teacher's Resources