If you offer career planning help to adults with low literacy or English language skills, these resources can help.
Easy Reading Keep Your Job
This work-related guide uses stories and exercises to help Albertans with low literacy skills keep their job. Easy Reading Keep Your Job covers important topics such as: what employers want, building good work skills and attitudes, workplace rights and responsibilities and making sure their job is a good fit. Readers are encouraged to contact their career advisor or tutor for help when using this book.
Easy Reading Work Laws and Your Pay Stub
Easy Reading Work Laws and Your Pay Stub helps those with lower literacy skills understand employment standards in relation to a paycheque. This resource introduces the rules for items seen on a pay stub, overtime, leaves and notification requirements when leaving a job.