Career Centre News

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Be a CONVERSATION BUDDY helping Japanese Exchange Students practice speaking English. You would help them in their classes, go on Field trips together, have conversations and be a friend. this happens during Spring and Summer breaks. More info on the Work Experience Board. 
  • ANN DAVIS TRANSITION HOUSE is looking for volunteers for reception, secretarial and administrative duties. See the Work Experience Bulletin Board for details. 
  • THE LIONS CLUB MUSIC AND DANCE FESTIVAL will be running from February 9 - March 2.  This volunteer opportunity requires committment to 4 shifts of approx. 5 hours and a one hour orientation. Contact information and applications can be found on the Work Experience Board across from the Career Centre. 
  • VOLUNTEER WITH THE MOUNT CHEAM LIONS CLUB for the "Senior's Lunch Program" and qualify to apply for a $1750 bursary.  See the Career Centre for details. 

SCHOLARSHIPS

  • MISSED THE SCHOLARSHIP MEETINGS? Confused or have questions about getting awards? Book an appointment and get personal help at he Career Centre. It's time to start applying. ​
  • SCHULICH LEADER SCHOLARSHIPS and the BC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP applications are due Wednesday, January 24th. Submit your application packages to the Career Centre before 3:30 pm. 
  • INTERESTED IN UFV SCHOLARSHIPS?
  • TWO UNBC TUITION SCHOLARSHIPS are available JUST for SSS students. Details on the Career Centre door
  • TERRY FOX HUMANITARIAN AWARD is given to a student who demonstrates compassion and courage in the face of adversity. Information on how to apply is posted on the Career Centre Door. Deadline to apply is February 1st, 2018.

CAREER INFORMATION       

  • GIRLS, WANT TO SAIL ON A WARSHIP FOR A DAY? On January 27 in Vancouver, you can tour ship duty stations, crew quarters and operational equipment, see search and rescue demonstrations, ship firefighting simulations an the warship's impressive maneuvering capabilities. Lunch is provided. Information and application @ www.achieveanything.ca.
  • GIRLS also can check out dynamic careers in FIREFIGHTING, COAST GUARD, NAVY, AVIATION AND AEROSPACE at www.achieveanything.ca 
  • Check back for more career information.