Are you wondering how your JET experience fits into your career path? Are you a JET alumni who just moved to Vancouver? Are you interested in revamping your resume and networking with other JET alumni in the area? If so, the 2018 Career Workshop is for you!

The 2018 Career Workshop will be held on Sunday, November 25th from 12:00 – 4:30 pm in downtown Vancouver.

New returnees and alumni alike are welcome to attend this high powered event! This afternoon will provide you with an opportunity to hear from alumni working in different sectors. Speaker biographies to follow!

A professional resume writer will be hosting a resume workshop to help you translate your JET skills into transferable skills (check out http://www.channelresume.ca/).

We are pleased to announce that the Japanese Tour Operators Association (JTOA) will be holding a presentation and opportunity to network with respect to their search for Japanese-speaking tour guides.

Lastly, a professional photographer will be available to give your portfolio the professional edge with headshots, provided to you digitally.

Schedule:

12:00  Lunch and Networking

1:00    Opening and Alumni Panel

2:00    Break

2:15    Resume Workshop

3:00    Peer review of Resume

3:30    JTOA Presentation

3:45    Networking

4:30    Closing

Headshots throughout

This amazing event is provided free of cost. The deadline to sign up is November 20, 2018.  

We have secured an extremely discounted rate of $55/person for professional headshots from the regular price of $200/person. JETAABC is pleased to provide an additional subsidy to offer the headshots at only $40. Only 15 spots are available – sign up now to secure your place.

 

Sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/oMovX4YNY0UPgdY83 .

 

If you have any questions or comments, please email career@jetaabc.ca .