Career Centre

The Career Centre is available for students to receive assistance with Career Planning, Employment Supports, and Volunteer Opportunities. Self-assessment tools are available to help students clarify their interests and aptitudes. Sessions are led to enhance Post-Secondary exploration and marketable skills such as resume writing, interviewing skills and job searching techniques.

Services

Career Planning Services

  • Career Resource Library
  • One-On-One Counselling (by appointment or email)
  • Post-Secondary Exploration
  • Self-Assessment (Interest Inventory)
  • Post-Secondary Information / Competitive Admission Averages for University Faculties and Programs 

Employment Supports

  • RAP, Off-Campus and Dual Credit Information

Post-Secondary Virtual Links

Exploratory Trades Information Session

These are great exploratory programs open to students in G11 & G12 considering a career in the trades. The learning is hands on working with industry mentors and instructors. Many students go on to employment opportunities through these programs.

Thank you for signing up for the Exploratory Trades Information Session – everyone is welcome to attend. We will be sharing the Electrician, Mechanical Insulation and Pipe Trades programs and representatives from each of the programs will be present to answer any questions you may have.

We look forward to sharing the details of this these exciting opportunities and to answer any question you may have.

Please join us at 5pm-6pm, Wednesday November 25: click on the link below to join the session

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University of Alberta

The University of Alberta is doing virtual recruitment this fall, and they have a whole suite of on line presentations and events for students. These events call all be accessed through uab.ca/recruitmentevents for students to sign up. The best contact information for students would be to email recruitmentevents@ualberta.ca with questions, and one of our recruiters will follow up with them directly. They may book one on one advising appointments through uab.ca/advising. All of their publications can be found online at ualberta.ca/publications.

 

University of Calgary

Link: https://event.webinarjam.com/register/72/8rk0oi10

Webinar Jam works best if students use the Chrome browser for the Choose UCalgary presentation. After they register they will receive an email reminder with the live link on it.

 

University of Lethbridge

If students have any questions you can send them our way either to our weekly zoom room that goes from Monday to Friday, 10 – 2, or by email at inquires@uleth.ca

This is the link for students to sign up!  https://www.uleth.ca/recruitment

 

University of Regina

Enrolment Counselling Appointments – Your students can always book a one-on-one virtual appointment with an enrolment counsellor, who can discuss program options and walk them through the admissions process. Any current high school or recently graduated student can book an appointment through  https://urconnected.uregina.ca/events/campusVisitRequest.do?campusVisitRequestAction=campuses&scheduleID=0

 

University of Western Ontario

Sadly, we will not be travelling to individual schools this year, but we want to make sure students can still ask us their questions. We will be hosting frequent virtual presentations virtual tours and a virtual open house. Students are invited! https://welcome.uwo.ca/presentations/index.html.  https://www.youvisit.com/tour/westernuniveristy

 

Career Planning Resources

myBlueprint - Login with your CBE edu email and password.

An interactive education, career, pathways and life planner. The tool can help you to explore and build your high school course plan and inform your course choices.

myBlueprint includes:

  • Learn about yourself using the 520+ assessments
  • Plan for high school
  • Explore post-secondary opportunities across the country
  • College, University, and Apprenticeship Information – detailed information on post-secondary education and training options.
  • Explore and compare occupations
  • Find entry-level jobs and volunteer opportunities
  • Create interactive portfolios for classes and applications
  • Create resumes, cover letters, and budgets
  • Set goals and action plans
  • Document evidence of learning using pictures, videos, drawings, and audio recordings

ALIS CAREERinsite - A one-stop guide to career planning for Albertans. Create your career plan, get to know yourself with quizzes and exercises, explore options, get ready and take action.

Career Exploration Centre - The Career Exploration Centre (CEC) is a fun, interactive environment where you can get hands-on experience with a variety of careers located on the SAIT campus.

Youth Employment Centre (YEC). 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0549a4ab29a6fa7-youth

The Youth Employment Centre is now open for both in-person and virtual / remote meetings *by appointment only

Remote Services Include:

  • Cover Letter and Résumé Targeting
  • Job Searching Strategies
  • Interview Preparation
  • Industry Training Options
  • Career Planning
  • Networking Opportunities
  • and more

 Sign up on this page (link above) to make an appointment or call 403-268-2490

 Or visit www.YouthEmploymentCentre.ca for more information.

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