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This lesson helps learners to be able to use a person specification when applying for work. They will develop their understanding of the vocabulary used to describe personal skills and attributes in an employability context. It will then help them to identify examples of how they have demonstrated these skills.

Topic:   Employability

Level:  E3 / Int 1 / B1  

Time:   90 minutes


  • To develop learners’ vocabulary of skills and personal attributes
  • To develop learners’ ability to distinguish between skills and attributes (optional activity)
  • To provide practice of using a person specification


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