Employer & Volunteer Activities Guide: How you can

Employer & Volunteer Activities Guide: How you can

Employer & Volunteer Activities Guide:
How you can get involved
Career Connects Will & Grundy is an easy-to-use online tool that connects you and your organization
to the future workforce in your community. Through Career Connects, you can post and coordinate any
number of Career Development Activities that you and/or your organization are willing to participate in.
Go to www.jjc.edu/info/career-connects to sign up and select any of the activities.

SHORT-TERM ACTIVITIES
CAREER COACH
MESSAGE BOARD
1-2 hours/week
Respond to students/job
seekers questions online
through a web discussion
board relating to a
particular career by
providing advice and
encouragement in areas
they have shown
interest.

SCHOLARSHIPS
Time: N/A
Post your organizations
scholarships to students
in the community.
Heighten the awareness
that opportunities such
as your scholarships exist
by having it available to
students using Career
Cruising everyday.

COMPANY
DISCUSSION BOARD
1-2 hours/week
Respond to students/job
seekers questions online
through a web discussion
board relating to your
company.

MOCK /
INFORMATIONAL
INTERVIEW
30 min 1 hour
Help students/job
seekers develop their
interviewing skills and
provide a comfortable
environment where they
can practice with you and
receive constructive
feedback.

GUEST SPEAKER
1-2 hours
Speak to a group of
students/job seekers
about your:
career path
career experiences
responsibilities and
expertise

CAREER FAIR
2 hours 1 day
Participate in a career fair
by having a booth or by
meeting with a small
group of students/job
seekers as they explore
their career options.

MEDIUM-TERM ACTIVITIES
JOB SHADOWING
1 day
Take a student/job
seeker through the
daily ins and outs of
your job, and
encourage them to
ask questions and
to get a better
understanding of
your profession/
industry.

SERVICE
LEARNING
OPPORTUNITY
1-3 hours
Provide
students/job
seekers an
opportunity to give
back to their
community by
allowing them to
participate in a
project at your
company.

COMPANY TOUR
1-2 hours
Provide a tour of your
workplace

COMPETITION JUDGE
1 hour - 1 day
Help judge projects in
math/science or other
competitions and provide
constructive feedback.

LONG-TERM ACTIVITIES
TEACHER
EXTERNSHIP
1 day (Approx.)
Provide teachers an
opportunity to learn
more about your
organization, your
industry and the
needs in the region.

INTERNSHIP/
PROJECT
SUPPORT
1- 3 months (may
vary)
Take on an intern or
provide project
support that
illustrates more
about what its
really like working
in your field and
industry.

SUMMER / PARTTIME JOB
6-16 weeks (may
vary)
Take advantage of
the summer months
or after-school
hours to give
students/job
seekers valuable
work experience.

Additional questions? Please contact: Jenny Govoni [email protected] - Joliet Junior College (815) 280-1518

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