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DESCRIPTIONCOLLEGE & CAREER READINESS CENTER. JUNIOR JOB SHADOW DAY PROGRAM PRESENTATION 2014. Learn, not by default, but by design. HOW TO FIND INFORMATION. CCRC HOME PAGE. APPOINTMENT SCHEDULE. WHAT IS JOB SHADOWING?. A short-term educational experience - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
COLLEGE & CAREER READINESS CENTER
JUNIOR JOB SHADOW DAYPROGRAMPRESENTATION2014COLLEGE & CAREER READINESS CENTERLearn, not by default, but by design1
HOW TO FIND INFORMATION
CCRC HOME PAGEAPPOINTMENT SCHEDULE
WHAT IS JOB SHADOWING?A short-term educational experienceAn increased knowledge of an area of work or job role that you might be considering in the futureExperience of learning about a company or career by experiencing it in person in the shadow of a working professionalSupports students as they the connection between textbook learning & real world applicationHave opportunity to ask questions of a professional & get real answersAllows you to experience how the same job can be different depending on its setting
MAIN OUTCOME =
For example, a nurse who works in an accident and emergency department in a hospital will have a very different role from one who works in a small community practice.6Gain advantage for educational program or employmentLearn key skills about a career or industryForging meaningful relationships with mentorsUndecided about potential career options or educationBenefit from an understanding of the workplaceBuild network of contacts
WHY SHOULD I PARTICIPATE?How will you know what you want to be if you dont know what you CAN BE?
Some of you will work in careers or have job titles that we have never even heard ofOr maybe those we have never thought of7HAVE YOU EVER WANTED TO BEPut Your Hands Up Sniffer At Work!
Could this be this world's most awesome job?Put Your Hands Up Sniffer At Work!A business card is always shown the respect it deserves and is a reflection of professionalism. What if the business card reads Armpit Sniffers?This job entails sniffing armpits of people of all sizes, who stand in a line with their arms in the air. These people work as testers for deodorant manufacturing companies.The cosmetic industry goes to great lengths to make sure people smell good after using their product and towards this end employs hundreds of armpit sniffers. The effectiveness of both antiperspirants and deodorants is still tested in the old fashioned way, using the power of the human nose. Men and women are tested in simulated hot room conditions, in order to understand the science of sweating.Deodorant companies totally rely on these people to test their products and thanks to the work of these brave sniffers; consumers can come up smelling good. They protect us from the front lines in the battle with sweat and odor, as they sniff and probe thousands of armpits each year. A single sniffer is said to sniff around 60 armpits an hour and they take three sniffs per pit to assess the intensity of the body odor, all the while using their clipboards to note down offensive odors on a scale of 1 to 10.
8WHY SHOULD I PARTICIPATE?Develops an awareness of the educational and technical skills required for entry and advancement in a specific occupationBrings a job to life & can help you decide your future directionExperience that is priceless
----- Meeting Notes (9/23/13 09:41) -----No matter what type of experience you have, you will get a taste of, a visual, the smell, the sense of what a professional work environment is all aboutThe purpose is to engage you in many activities and have you realize that many skills are transferable to other jobs, industries and careers.You will have to wear many hats in your future working years - I hope you get a discount at LIDS? Insert laugh here!10EXPLORATION = PROFESSIONALISMNEVER - NUNCA - - Numquam Mai - - Khng bao gi
----- Meeting Notes (9/23/13 09:41) -----Needless to say - THIS IS NOT HOW TO SHOW UP AT ANY TYPE OF EXPERIENCE- EVER11WHO CAN I SHADOW?Look close to homeTown governmentEducation Pre-school, elementary or middle schoolsNeighborsFriends parentsNHS Alumni(THINK ABOUT TRANSPORTATION & PARKINGWhen looking for work shadowing opportunities, it is important to only choose occupations that are of interest to you, as the time spent shadowing is so short. You also need to be aware of how time-consuming the process can be for the person being shadowed, so preparation and a genuine interest in the area are vital.
Some jobs are not suitable for shadowing due to the nature of the work and issues around health, confidentiality and safety.12PREPARE AN UP-TO-DATE RESUMETEMPLATES CAN BE FOUND AT: Microsoft Office Templates PERSONAL BIOGRAPHICAL STATEMENTI WILL SEND TO ALL STUDENTS A COPY OF THE POWERPOINT FOR SHADOWING APPROPRIATE FOR EMPLOYERSLETTER TO EMPLOYERS FROM MY OFFICE ON SCHOOL LETTERHEAD HOW TO ASK FOR A SHADOWDO NOT USE RESUME format from Naviance or in some other classes!THE AWESOMENESS OF YOU! how great you are, highlight one or 2 quick pieces, also education, classes, certificates, experiences and FUTURE PLANS! MENTION HOW AN INTERNSHIP WITH THEM WILL BENEFIT THEM AND FIT INTO YOUR FUTURE PLANS LETTERHEAD shows this is a professional and respected program with EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS!!13REACHING OUT TO AUDIENCE ON LINKED IN, FACEBOOK, ETC. (Ms. D)CONTACTING COMMUNITY, PARENTS, FACULTY, SCHOOL STAFF (Ms. D)CONTACTED TOWN OFFICES (Ms. D)NATICK CENTER ASSOCIATES(Ms. D)FUTURE READY COMMITTEE (Ms. D)NEWSPAPER, PEGASUS, PATCH (Ms. D)OTHER IDEAS???? (You, parents, network, network, network!)
HOW TO LOOK FOR A PLACEMENTPREVIOUS PLACEMENTSBrandeis UniversityThe Mellon Bank of NY
JUMP START PHYSICAL THERAPYNew England Aquarium
Ai-3 Architectural Innovations, LLC
Charles River PediatricsDana FarberHemenway Elementary SchoolWilson Middle SchoolNatick Health DepartmentBeaumont Nursing & Rehab FacilityBrown Elementary SchoolCircuit Courts of AppealsJohnson Elementary SchoolHoward Hughes Medical Institute/MITMEMARoche Bros. Creative Entertaining
Newton Wellesley HospitalMWMC Framingham UnionEDUCATIONMEDICALLAW & FINANCIALHOSPITALITY RECREATIONGOVERNMENT CIVIL SERVICEMISCBRANDEIS UNIVERSITY
NEWTON WELLESLEY HOSPITALCIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS
LONGFELLOW SPORTS CLUBMASS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCYNEW ENGLAND AQUARIUMMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE MITCHARLES RIVER PEDIATRICSTHE MELLON BANK OF NY
ROCHE BROS. CREATIVE ENTERTAININGNATICK POLICE DEPARTMENTVISTAPRINTJOHNSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NATICK BOARD OF HEATLHBOSTON PRIVATE BANK
DUNKIN DONUTSNATICK FIRE DEPARTMENTMEMBERS FIRST, INC.SPEECH PATHOLOGISTJUMP START PHYSICAL THERAPYSOLAMERE GROUPWellesley College - Classical Studies MASS STATE HOUSERNK TELECOMMWILSON MIDDLE SCHOOLDANA FARBERFISH & RICHARDSONWFXT TV DEDHAMAUGMERIXFULL CIRCLE STABLESSHADOW ACTIVITYANSWER INTERVIEW/EXPERIENCE QUESTIONS IN INFO PACKET: SUMMARIZE EVERNOTE HAVE A TYPICAL CONVERSATION TOPICS WILL COME UP NATURALLYPLEASEMAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO MEET WITH ME (See slide #4)
NEED MORE IDEAS?17CAREERS, TECHNOLOGY & YOULAST YEARS BIG PRIZE WINNERS!!
ITS TIME TO CHECK OUT YOUR FUTURE! FIELD TRIP TO FRAMINGHAM STATE UNIVERSITY
MEET PANELISTS FROM MICROSOFT, BOSE, EMC, MATHWORKS, CA TECHNOLOGIES & MEDITECH
SEE WHAT FUTURE READY CAN BE!GIVE A WAYSCAMPUS TOURLUNCH WITH STUDENTSFRIDAY, OCTOBER 25TH7:30 AM 12:50 PMSPACE IS LIMITED!!PERMISSION SLIPS IN CCRC - ROOM 104