English for Work - Retail - Developing your career

Level: ESOL Entry 3 / SQA ESOL Intermediate 1 in Scotland / A2 – B2 CEFR Framework

This resource has been produced in two different formats:

  • a self-access resource for learners with online activities
  • this teacher’s pack, including teachers’ notes and worksheets to download


  • To establish the context for learning
  • To pre-teach key vocabulary.
  • To increase learners’ awareness of stress and develop autonomy in learning stress patterns.
  • To stimulate discussion on approaches to career development.
  • To encourage learners to use cleft sentences to emphasise key information.
  • To increase learners’ awareness of the uses of zero infinitive/ ‘to’ infinitive/ ‘-ing’ forms.
  • To prepare learners for speaking to their managers and carrying out web searches on the topic of career development.


You will need:

  • computers for each learner/pair of learners, with earphones or audio speakers.

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All the materials on these pages are free for you to download and copy for educational use only.

File Type: pdf
Categories: ESOL
Tags: E3, PDF