ESOL: apply in writing for a job


Who is this course for?

This course is for those who speak English as a second language and would like some guidance on how to complete a job application form or write a letter of application.

Course content

The course is hands-on and will include:

– Writing a letter of application

– Ideas for how to complete the different sections of a job application form

– Ideas for what to include in your personal statement

– Using appropriate language

– Common mistakes to avoid

Support and feedback

Your tutor will give you encouragement and regular feedback

Additional costs and requirements

You need to be able to hold at least a basic conversation in English.

You will need access to a suitable device so that you can complete this course online.

You may also wish to have some note paper and a pen available during the online session.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

Please, make sure you make all of your online preparations in good time, ready to join the session on time.

About the tutor

Isabel Knockaert started working for Learn Devon in 2007 and currently specialises in ESOL, Literacy and Functional Skills English. Prior to this she has taught in different countries including Poland and Belgium. Isabel gained her first degree in 2005 after having studied English pedagogy, British and American literature, applied linguistics and methodology of language teaching. She gained her Masters of Education in Applied Linguistics graduating from the Open University in 2013. Isabel is passionate about helping her learners to work hard and achieve their goals whilst embarking on relevant but enjoyable learning.

Isabel Knockaert, English and ESOL, Learn Devon

Start date20 Jan 2021
End date20 Jan 2021
Start time19:00
End time21:00
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