(Updated on 22/01/2016)





    • Queen advertises for Royal dish washer
      "The Queen is advertising for a washer-up to become part of her Royal entourage...
      Candidates must be punctual, reliable, able to work well in a team and have a flexible and willing attitude."


  • Teenage undertaker becomes youngest person in Britain to run a funeral home
    Vocabulary : undertaker / funeral / corpse
     "We clean up and prepare the bodies. We wash them, wash their hair, dry them, put make-up on their faces, cap their eyes and sew their mouths up to make them look like they're asleep."



  • 7 Jobs That Sound like a Joke
    Man Who Watches Paint Dry / Coconut Safety Engineer / Mosquito Gatherer / Chicken Sexer / Egg Breaker / Butt Wiper / Fart Smeller



  • 8 Strange Historic Jobs
    Whipping Boys / Dog Whipper /  Gymnasiarch / Urinatores /  Funeral Clown / Tosher / Knocker-up /  Fuller


  • Jobs : liste avec traduction (Fichier EXCEL) transmise par Renaud Guyvarc'h (Ac. Rouen)

  • Women's Adventures in Science
    " is a site from the National Academy of Sciences that showcases the accomplishments of contemporary women in science  and offers young people, especially girls, a look at the various careers of some of today s most prominent scientists."
    (Education World)


  • jobs - a lesson proposed by Randall S. Davis with :
    - a list of commonly-used vocabulary with a recording of the words in RealMedia format.
    - a short quiz to test students' comprehension of some of the words,
    - a Follow-Up exercise for expanding students' use of the vocabulary in a conversation with a partner or group.

  • Job Related Words : Job names and Descriptions + Flashcards + Crosswords + Quiz
  • Jobs - Les mots s'affichent quand on passe la souris sur les images. - avec son
    (Language Guide)



  • Employment - 20 words with definitions
    (English Club)
  • Job analysis with a list of verbs and their definitions
    (Job Analysis)


  • Explore The Mary Rose : meet the crew
    "Find out about the work of some of the crew by clicking on the faces"
    (pilot - soldier - gunner - cook - barber-surgeon - carpenter - officers - archer)