Career Day at Lindop School in Broadview!


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When

Thu Apr 13, 2017, 08:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Lindop School2400 S 18th Ave.Broadview, IL 60155


About

During this Career Day - you will give your presentation 3 times to 3 different groups of 6th - 8th grade students. You will arrive at the school by 8:00am and sign in at the main office. There will be a light breakfast for your convenience. Our Career Day will begin at 8:30am with a brief welcome address from Lindop’s Principal/AP and myself. After this 15 minute welcome, you will present for 3 - 45 minute sessions with about 60 students in each session. Feel free to be informal and speak candidly to the students. You can bring any handouts that you want as well.

Students took a career assessment and identified 9 career areas that are of most interest. We are looking for speakers who are professionals in any of the following:

- Arts

- Culinary

- Athletics/Coaching

- Sports Management

- Architecture

- Law/Legal

- Musician

- Drama/Theatre

- Earth Science/Geology

Volunteers will need a letter from their workplace confirming an existing background check. Otherwise, a Quick, Easy & FREE Background Check is required with Broadview Police Department by March 30!

Topics or Questions can include:

- Why and how did you choose your profession?

- What are some of your joys and frustrations with this profession?

- What is a typical day like for you?

- How do you help your business or organization meet its goals?

- What are your responsibilities?

- Why did you select this career?

- How much education do you need for your career?

- Do you need more job training after you have completed your education?

- What knowledge & skills did you learn in school that's used in your career?


Contact me if you are interested or have any questions/concerns!

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Group Facilitation

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check

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