Identify Skills Needed for Work

You need to be able to think about the skills that are needed for work and how to manage effectively during the day. These skills require knowledge of the task, organisation and social skills. Individuals with an autism spectrum disorder, an intellectual disability or ADHD might find a task sheet to help with this beneficial. The How To Identify Skills Needed for Work is ready to download with text and visuals or a text only version to help you.


1. Arrive to work on time

<p>1. Arrive to work on time</p>

2. Acknowledge people in your workplace appropriately

<p>2. Acknowledge people in your workplace appropriately</p>

3. Check work tasks

<p>3. Check work tasks</p>

4. Commence tasks

<p>4. Commence tasks</p>

5. Unsure of work tasks, ask someone to clarify what is required

<p>5. Unsure of work tasks, ask someone to clarify what is required</p>

6. Prioritise tasks

<p>6. Prioritise tasks</p>

7. Keep a check on the time to ensure you are productive

<p>7. Keep a check on the time to ensure you are productive</p>

8. Check with manager to see if further tasks are required

<p>8. Check with manager to see if further tasks are required</p>

9. Attend meetings if required

<p>9. Attend meetings if required</p>

10. Communicate effectively in meetings

<p>10. Communicate effectively in meetings</p>

11. Keep your workspace tidy and clear of clutter

<p>11. Keep your workspace tidy and clear of clutter</p>

12. Complete your day, acknowledge workplace colleagues appropriately and leave

<p>12. Complete your day, acknowledge workplace colleagues appropriately and leave</p>

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