JOBS
“ Work keeps us from  three great evils:  boredom, vice and poverty” (Voltaire)
JOBS <ul><li>Computer </li></ul><ul><li>Personal </li></ul><ul><li>Delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Web </li></ul><ul><li>Drivin...
PERSONAL QUALITIES <ul><li>“ You can’t depend on her. She never does what she says she will!” </li></ul><ul><li>She is… </...
<ul><li>“ It’s amazing how he never gets upset over anything” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>calm </li></ul><u...
<ul><li>“ Tim never does anything. He just sits at home watching TV.” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>selfish <...
<ul><li>“ I’ve never heard him admit he’s wrong.” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>rude </li></ul><ul><li>tough ...
<ul><li>“ Mr Jones is always on time no matter what!” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>strong willed </li></ul><...
<ul><li>“ No wonder Martin never gets anything done on time. Look at the mess on his desk!” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li>...
<ul><li>“ She’s never rude to anyone. She has really good manners” </li></ul><ul><li>She is… </li></ul><ul><li>attractive ...
<ul><li>“ Jim always wears a suit and tie to work” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>smart </li></ul><ul><li>inde...
Phrases and vocabulary In a job you… WORK a 9-5 job shifts overtime at weekends long hours under pressure with a team at m...
WORDS OFTEN CONFUSED <ul><li>WORK </li></ul><ul><li>JOB </li></ul><ul><li>SALARY </li></ul><ul><li>WAGES </li></ul><ul><li...
CHOOSE THE CORRECT WORD <ul><li>My dream is to find a … in the fashion industry </li></ul><ul><li>work </li></ul><ul><li>j...
<ul><li>I can’t believe it! I … a car in the lottery.   </li></ul><ul><li>won </li></ul><ul><li>earned </li></ul>
<ul><li>The average ... of a factory worker are $300 a week. </li></ul><ul><li>salary </li></ul><ul><li>wages </li></ul>
<ul><li>You have to consider that you … valuable experience from working in the company. </li></ul><ul><li>win </li></ul><...
<ul><li>Anne always does excellent …  </li></ul><ul><li>work </li></ul><ul><li>job </li></ul>
APPLYING FOR A JOB <ul><li>How to write a letter of application </li></ul><ul><li>How to prepare your CV </li></ul><ul><li...
A LETTER OF APPLICATION REASONS FOR WRITING OPENING REMARKS I am writing to apply for the position of…which I saw advertis...
CLOSING REMARKS I am available for an interview anytime. I look forward to your reply / I look forward to hearing for you ...
YOUR CV <ul><li>PERSONAL DETAILS </li></ul><ul><li>EDUCATION </li></ul><ul><li>WORK EXPERIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>REFERENCE...
IN EVERY INTERVIEW THESE ARE RECURRING QUESTIONS <ul><li>What makes you qualified for the job? </li></ul><ul><li>What do y...
COMMUNICATION <ul><li>How do you contact your friends, your parents or classmates? </li></ul>
WAYS OF CONNECTING PEOPLE…
COMMUNICATING BY…
CONTACTING PEOPLE
WRITING OR SENDING A…
COMMUNICATING BY… <ul><li>TELEPHONE CONVERSATIONS </li></ul>
FORMAL STYLE <ul><li>A: Good morning, Harwich hospital. How may I help you? </li></ul><ul><li>B: Hello, I have an appointm...
INFORMAL STYLE <ul><li>A: Hi! Is Alison there? </li></ul><ul><li>B: Yes. Just a minute. </li></ul><ul><li>A: Hi, Alison. <...
END OF MODULE 1 <ul><li>IF YOUR ARE ABLE TO HANDLE ALL THESE TOPICS, YOU CAN PASS TO MODULE 2 </li></ul>
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Module 1 sexto año

  1. 1. JOBS
  2. 2. “ Work keeps us from three great evils: boredom, vice and poverty” (Voltaire)
  3. 3. JOBS <ul><li>Computer </li></ul><ul><li>Personal </li></ul><ul><li>Delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Web </li></ul><ul><li>Driving </li></ul><ul><li>Make-up </li></ul><ul><li>Air traffic </li></ul><ul><li>Hair </li></ul><ul><li>controller </li></ul><ul><li>artist </li></ul><ul><li>programmer </li></ul><ul><li>assistant </li></ul><ul><li>designer </li></ul><ul><li>man </li></ul><ul><li>instructor </li></ul><ul><li>dresser </li></ul>
  4. 4. PERSONAL QUALITIES <ul><li>“ You can’t depend on her. She never does what she says she will!” </li></ul><ul><li>She is… </li></ul><ul><li>open minded </li></ul><ul><li>irresponsible </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>“ It’s amazing how he never gets upset over anything” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>calm </li></ul><ul><li>well mannered </li></ul><ul><li>attractive </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>“ Tim never does anything. He just sits at home watching TV.” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>selfish </li></ul><ul><li>easy going </li></ul><ul><li>lazy </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>“ I’ve never heard him admit he’s wrong.” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>rude </li></ul><ul><li>tough </li></ul><ul><li>arrogant </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>“ Mr Jones is always on time no matter what!” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>strong willed </li></ul><ul><li>patient </li></ul><ul><li>punctual </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>“ No wonder Martin never gets anything done on time. Look at the mess on his desk!” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>left handed </li></ul><ul><li>disorganised </li></ul><ul><li>imaginative </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>“ She’s never rude to anyone. She has really good manners” </li></ul><ul><li>She is… </li></ul><ul><li>attractive </li></ul><ul><li>polite </li></ul><ul><li>sociable </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>“ Jim always wears a suit and tie to work” </li></ul><ul><li>He is… </li></ul><ul><li>smart </li></ul><ul><li>independent </li></ul><ul><li>reliable </li></ul>
  12. 12. Phrases and vocabulary In a job you… WORK a 9-5 job shifts overtime at weekends long hours under pressure with a team at my own pace GET paid well low wages promoted MEET tight deadlines interesting people VISIT various places exotic destinations
  13. 13. WORDS OFTEN CONFUSED <ul><li>WORK </li></ul><ul><li>JOB </li></ul><ul><li>SALARY </li></ul><ul><li>WAGES </li></ul><ul><li>EARN </li></ul><ul><li>WIN </li></ul><ul><li>GAIN </li></ul><ul><li>what somebody do as a part of a job (Unc. noun) </li></ul><ul><li>occupation, profession (Count. noun) </li></ul><ul><li>the money you are paid usually every month </li></ul><ul><li>money you earn according to the number of hours, days or weeks that you work </li></ul><ul><li>you earn money; when you deserve something (you earned reputation) </li></ul><ul><li>you win a competition, the lottery, elections, games, prizes. </li></ul><ul><li>you gain experience, you gain independence, you gain popularity. You can gain something useful or necessary whether or not you deserve it. </li></ul>
  14. 14. CHOOSE THE CORRECT WORD <ul><li>My dream is to find a … in the fashion industry </li></ul><ul><li>work </li></ul><ul><li>job </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>I can’t believe it! I … a car in the lottery. </li></ul><ul><li>won </li></ul><ul><li>earned </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>The average ... of a factory worker are $300 a week. </li></ul><ul><li>salary </li></ul><ul><li>wages </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>You have to consider that you … valuable experience from working in the company. </li></ul><ul><li>win </li></ul><ul><li>gain </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>Anne always does excellent … </li></ul><ul><li>work </li></ul><ul><li>job </li></ul>
  19. 19. APPLYING FOR A JOB <ul><li>How to write a letter of application </li></ul><ul><li>How to prepare your CV </li></ul><ul><li>Getting ready for a job interview </li></ul><ul><li>vocabulary and expressions </li></ul>
  20. 20. A LETTER OF APPLICATION REASONS FOR WRITING OPENING REMARKS I am writing to apply for the position of…which I saw advertised in … on… The position of… in your company is really interesting and I want to apply I am writing in response to your advertisement which appeared in … advertising for… PERSONAL INFORMATION Age … Studying at… … Pursing a degree in … I am fluent in … WORK EXPERIENCE In Present Perfect Tense “ I have had a part-time job…” “ I have worked as (delivery man)” PERSONAL QUALITIES “ I’m polite and reliable…” “ I am always punctual and…”
  21. 21. CLOSING REMARKS I am available for an interview anytime. I look forward to your reply / I look forward to hearing for you I thank you very much for considering my application / May I thank you in advance for considering my application / Yours sincerely.
  22. 22. YOUR CV <ul><li>PERSONAL DETAILS </li></ul><ul><li>EDUCATION </li></ul><ul><li>WORK EXPERIENCE </li></ul><ul><li>REFERENCES </li></ul><ul><li>PERSONAL QUALITIES </li></ul>
  23. 23. IN EVERY INTERVIEW THESE ARE RECURRING QUESTIONS <ul><li>What makes you qualified for the job? </li></ul><ul><li>What do you have to offer the company / school? </li></ul><ul><li>Why do you want to work here? </li></ul><ul><li>Are you prepared to work in a team? </li></ul>
  24. 24. COMMUNICATION <ul><li>How do you contact your friends, your parents or classmates? </li></ul>
  25. 25. WAYS OF CONNECTING PEOPLE…
  26. 26. COMMUNICATING BY…
  27. 27. CONTACTING PEOPLE
  28. 28. WRITING OR SENDING A…
  29. 29. COMMUNICATING BY… <ul><li>TELEPHONE CONVERSATIONS </li></ul>
  30. 30. FORMAL STYLE <ul><li>A: Good morning, Harwich hospital. How may I help you? </li></ul><ul><li>B: Hello, I have an appointment with Dr Martin at 11 o´clock tomorrow morning. </li></ul><ul><li>A: Who’s calling, please? </li></ul><ul><li>B: It’s Anna Welsh . </li></ul><ul><li>A: Ah, yes, Miss Welsh. Is there a problem? </li></ul><ul><li>B: Well, unfortunately I won´t be able to come tomorrow as I live out of town and I´ve been cut off by last night´s sudden snowstorm. Could I possibly have another appointment for the same time next week when the weather will hopefully be better? </li></ul><ul><li>A: One moment, please. I´ll just check. Yes, that´ll be fine. </li></ul><ul><li>B: Thank you very much. </li></ul><ul><li>A: You´re welcome. I´ll inform Dr Martin of the change. Thank you for calling. </li></ul>
  31. 31. INFORMAL STYLE <ul><li>A: Hi! Is Alison there? </li></ul><ul><li>B: Yes. Just a minute. </li></ul><ul><li>A: Hi, Alison. </li></ul><ul><li>B: Hi, Jane. What’s up? </li></ul><ul><li>A: Do you fancy going shopping on Saturday morning? </li></ul><ul><li>B: Great! Where shall we meet and what time? </li></ul><ul><li>A: Just in front of the entrance at about 11 o´clock? </li></ul><ul><li>B: OK. See you later. </li></ul><ul><li>A: Thanks for calling. Bye. </li></ul>
  32. 32. END OF MODULE 1 <ul><li>IF YOUR ARE ABLE TO HANDLE ALL THESE TOPICS, YOU CAN PASS TO MODULE 2 </li></ul>

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