Career Services Student Advisory Board: Career Services is interested in engaging student leaders who will advocate for the career and employment interests and needs of students across the faculties of Arts and Social Science, Public Affairs, Science, and Engineering. The Career Services Student Advisory Board will be tasked to provide insight and the student perspective on emerging employment issues regarding student expectations and concerns of employment, employability skills and the job market today.

Benefits: As a Career Services Student Board Member you will have the opportunity:

  • to make an impact on campus and be a stakeholder in helping Career Services within employment strategic initiatives
  • to provide input and help shape future employment programming and services to meet the needs and interests of students
  • to develop professional communication, critical thinking, leadership, collaboration skills to enhance your resume
  • to place this experience on your Co-Curricular Record

Who Can Apply:

  • students at the undergrad and grad level within Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Engineering and Bachelor of Science
  • creative thinkers who are able to identify innovative ideas to student career and employment challenges
  • highly motivated individuals who enjoy discussing and brainstorming student issues
  • able to commit to attend 2-3 meetings (1.5 hr meetings) during the winter semester at Career Services
  • able to commit to respond to email surveys or questions on your thoughts and ideas
  • able to commit time to have conversations and gather feedback from student peers

Responsibilities:

  • discuss current career/employment-related issues and concerns experienced by students on campus
  • share feedback to Career Services on new and existing initiatives geared toward improving student employment programs and recruitment events
  • provide insight and new ideas within student employment/programs and skills development to help facilitate successful student engagement strategies

Application:

Please apply by November 29, 2019

Questions? Please contact:

Lorraine Anderson
Student Employment Programs Coordinator
studentadvisoryboard@carleton.ca