Catholic Charities Alianza Division is sponsoring Career Days on Wednesday, March 13 and Thursday, March 14 to help high school students at its Washington Heights campus discover potential careers.
We would be honored to have you join us on these special days to share your experiences and knowledge to our students.
Choose the day that works best for you – or come to both:
The Annual College and Career Day
When: Wednesday, March 13, 2013, from 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Where: The High School for Media & Communication
Why: To promote higher education among young people in our Washington Heights school community.
What: Conduct two classroom presentations during second and third period classes. During each presentation, you will have the opportunity to impact young peoples’ lives.
Fun Details: Breakfast will be served in the conference room between 8:00am-8:45am.
Types of Professions: We are looking for professionals in the field of Media, Arts, Music, Law, Social Service, Fire fighters, lawyers, etc.
Career Day Presenters at Innovation Diploma Plus
When: Thursday, March 14, 2013, from 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Where: Innovation Diploma Plus High School Learning to Work program, an in-depth job readiness and career exploration program.
Why: To share various levels of professions and fields
What: Volunteers will be expected to discuss their career/field of work for 10 – 15 minutes to a small classroom of students. Each presenter should be able to stay for three periods.
Fun Details: The more engaging the presentation, the better. Each classroom is equipped with a smart board and arrangements to use this equipment may be arranged. Professionals must be comfortable presenting in front of an audience of 15 – 21 year olds.
Types of Professions presented in previous career days: Personal Trainers, Law Enforcement, Choreography, Radiology, Culinary Arts, etc.