At work: Post beginner is an English language resource to assist students to participate in the Australian workplace.
Unit 1 provides information about work in Australia including employment sectors and categories,employment conditions, leave and pay and starting work.
Units 2 to 5 follow a range of characters who work in different employment contexts. The characters seen in the DVD interact in workplace situations where they:
- talk to supervisors
- give workplace reports
- complete application forms
- talk to workmates
- respond to complaints
- check and follow instructions
- take orders by phone
- complete order forms
- participate in an evacuation
- ask for and offer advice
- read pay slips
- read memos and information sheets
- read plans
Spoken and written activities help students develop the language, literacy and numeracy skills they need at work.