Thursday, 19 May 2016

Delivering Language, Literacy, and Numeracy in the Workplace


Contact: Jennifer Dunbabin, 26TEN
p: 03 6165 6064   e: jennifer.dunbabin@education.tas.gov.au
w: 26ten.tas.gov.au/help-build-skills/Pages/2016-PD-for-Literacy-Practitioners.aspx

Date: 26 May 2016          RSVP: Friday 20 May
Location: Hobart, Tasmania
This workshop is offered at no charge. Lunch is provided.

Intended Audience: VET in schools, Teachers, other teachers who deliver LLN and may need to design practical and applied LLN tasks

This workshop is for experienced LLN practitioners, who want to expand their knowledge and skills to include workplace based delivery. Such work requires additional skills and experience over and above that required for community or education based practitioners.

You will learn about:
  • Planning a workplace program
  • Analysis of workplace LLN requirements
  • Program design
  • Delivering a workplace program.
At a minimum some experience in using the ACSF is essential. All experienced practitioners will find something of use in this workshop.

The workshop will be delivered by Jenni Oldfield. Jenni has worked in adult literacy sector for more than 20 years, delivering adult literacy training and assessment in lots of different contexts, including Indigenous communities, prisons, mine sites and aged care homes.

 Jenni has developed lots of resources to support the development of adult literacy skills in the community and for work, and for a time she worked as a WELL Broker to establish adult literacy programs in workplaces.