Career Workshops

 

Join us for a virtual career fair! We will hear from nonprofits and other organizations looking to hire social workers. 

You are invited to a Zoom meeting. Register in advance for this meeting.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
 
 
You are invited to a Zoom meeting. Register in advance for this meeting.
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

This session will provide participants with the strategies and skills necessary to turn interviews into job offers. Best practices for preparation, attire, agenda and follow-up will be discussed. Thursday, February 20, noon – 1pm, Room 2248 CL; Thursday, March 19 – 5-6pm and Tuesday, April 7– 5-6pm, Room 2017 CL

Space is limited and an RSVP is required. 

This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and engaging cover letters.  Tuesday, January 21 – 5-6pm and Thursday, January 23 – 5-6pm, Room – 2017 CL; Tuesday, March 17, noon – 1pm, Room - 2017 CL

Space is limited and an RSVP is required. 

This session will provide participants information, tips and tricks on how to effectively create and customize action and results-oriented resumes and engaging cover letters.  Tuesday, January 21 – 5-6pm and Thursday, January 23 – 5-6pm, Room – 2017 CL; Tuesday, March 17, noon – 1pm, Room - 2017 CL

Space is limited and an RSVP is required. 

Professional licensure is critical to career advancement in social work. Participants will be introduced to social work licensure including the LSW and LCSW. This session will focus primarily on licensure in Pennsylvania, although sources of information for other states will be presented. School of Social Work Alumna – Kristina Faddoul, Clinical Social Worker at Magee Women’s Hospital of UPMC will facilitate this workshop. Tuesday, January 14 – 5pm-6pm, Room 2017 – Social Work Conference Center

Space is limited and an RSVP is required.