Cesc 2010 Slide Show New Employee


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A slide show intended for new professionals in the Career Services Field that illustrates what they are getting into.

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Cesc 2010 Slide Show New Employee

  1. 1. You are here<br />WELCOME<br />Career & Employment Services <br />
  2. 2. Welcome to the rich and rewarding world of Career Services. We’re happy to have you on the team.<br />Sit back and relax and let us fill you in on what kinds of things you may be doing very soon to help our students research and identify their own career and educational goals and pathways to happiness and success! <br />Purpose and Mission<br />
  3. 3. <ul><li>PURPOSE: To educate and enlighten new professionals on the role of Career Services in the Washington State community and technical college system
  4. 4. Career Services MISSION: To help students identify their own purpose, clarify career pathways and transition successfully to employment</li></ul>Purpose and Mission<br />
  5. 5. Career Services has a unique role in the Student Services arena…<br />Roles and Responsibilities<br />
  6. 6. Career Services is in contact with students throughout their entire academic life cycle<br />“We support current students, former students…”<br />“…and potential students.”<br />
  7. 7. Secondary Education<br /> Typical Student Life Cycle<br />Self Assessment<br />Unlike some student services, Career & Employment Services engages students before, during, and after attendance in college classes and training.<br />Research<br />Job Search<br />Roles and Responsibilities<br />Decision Making<br />Gaining Skills (Classes)<br />Alumni Services<br />
  8. 8. Career Resources<br />Services & Functions<br />We offer a variety of self-assessment methods to help students choose viable major or educational goals<br />
  9. 9. Career Resources<br />Exploration Activities<br />We provide ways to explore the ins and outs of a host of career and occupational specialties along with a list of knowledge, skills and abilities needed to succeed in a chosen career path<br />Services & Functions<br />
  10. 10. Career Resources<br />Job Search Preparation<br />Once a path is chosen, we can further their journey by suggesting proven methods for finding jobs and opportunities, including entry and stop out points for many different kinds of jobs, careers and occupations.<br />Services & Functions<br />
  11. 11. Classes & Workshops<br />We offer classes and workshops designed to improve job search methods, write resumes, prepare for job interviews and increase career network effectiveness<br />Services & Functions<br />
  12. 12. Cooperative Education<br /> & Internships<br />Services & Functions<br />We facilitate internships and opportunities for students to demonstrate skills gained in the classroom in real world work situations<br />
  13. 13. Centralization of Job Listings <br />We will post jobs and internship positions of interest to our students using a variety of offline and online methods<br />Services & Functions<br />
  14. 14. Work Study Programs <br />Services & Functions<br />We manage State and Federal Work Study opportunities where students can earn money toward their college education and goals<br />
  15. 15. Service Learning Programs <br />We coordinate Service Learning opportunities where students gain experience and earn cash while giving back to their local community <br />Services & Functions<br />
  16. 16. Career Fairs, Majors Fairs<br />Services & Functions<br />We produce on-campus events that partner with other schools, colleges, local employers, & workforce agencies to provide increased access for students and the general public to a variety of resources, career pathways and opportunities <br />
  17. 17. Faculty Support<br />Services & Functions<br />We offer classroom presentations that tie career planning and curriculum together<br />
  18. 18. Through statewide collaboration with other Career Service professionals, we improve our own services to students by sharing and adopting best practices for commonly produced support for students, employers and community members<br /><ul><li>Whatcom Community College
  19. 19. Bellingham Technical College
  20. 20. Skagit Valley College
  21. 21. Everett Community College
  22. 22. PeninsulaCollege
  23. 23. Spokane Falls Community College</li></ul>Team Organization<br /><ul><li>Spokane Community College
  24. 24. Lake Washington Technical College
  25. 25. Highline Community College
  26. 26. Green River Community College
  27. 27. Bates Technical College
  28. 28. Big Bend Community College
  29. 29. South Puget Sound Community College
  30. 30. Grays Harbor College
  31. 31. Centralia College
  32. 32. Yakima Valley Community College
  33. 33. Lower Columbia College
  34. 34. Walla Walla Community College
  35. 35. Clark College</li></ul>Career & Employment Services Council (C.E.S.C.)<br />
  36. 36. Team Organization<br />
  37. 37. Best Practices<br />Best Practices<br />CESC provides collaboration, best practice and information sharing amongst Career Services pros in the state.<br />
  38. 38. Everett Community College hosts the largest job fair north of Seattle.<br />Best Practices<br />Just SOME of the best practices shared by CESC members<br />
  39. 39. Renton Technical College<br />Green River Community College<br />Best Practices<br />These three colleges formed a consortium and combined resources for posting local jobs and internships via the Interfase career services system.<br />Highline Community College<br />
  40. 40. Best Practices<br />Clark College & Lower Columbia colleges, using a Perkins grant, contracted with an instructor to provide enhanced training to frontline staff to help students make better use of career resources<br />
  41. 41. Career Services is in contact with students throughout their entire academic life cycle<br />Once again…<br />
  42. 42. We’re glad to have you on the team to help our students, former students, and future students realize their educational and career goals. You’re going to love this job! <br />
  43. 43. THANK YOU<br />by:<br />CESC Workgroup 1, May 2010<br />Music: 5:15 a.m. by Mark Knopfler from the album Shangri-La<br />