Career Coaching

Overview

Share your expertise and provide career development assistance to participants of our Career Coaching program. Volunteers with a strong background in Human Resources and/or Career Planning help adults with job searching, resume writing, interview preparation, and cover letters.

Program Goals

  • Provide individuals with knowledge and assistance in career planning
  • Provide information on career trends and job market
  • Provide easy access to information on career development

Length

Two-hour programs

Volunteer Qualifications

  • Fluent in English
  • Human resources and/or career planning background preferred
  • Strong facilitation, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ablilty to work effectively with diverse populations

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Attend an orientation and training session
  • Help participants with career development
  • Participate in the program for a minimum of one year

Training

A library orientation and a one-on-one introduction to the program will be provided before the start of the program.

Benefits

  • Meet new people and explore new opportunities
  • Help individuals to develop their career development skills
  • Have fun and contribute to your community
  • Develop interpersonal, leadership, problem-solving, communication, and time management skills

Help Needed

Judith Umbach Library
Louise Riley Library

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Contact

Maja Milavic
Maja.Milavic@calgarylibrary.ca
403.260.2648

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