CaPS is please to bring you Worldwide Careers Week focusing on the advantages of engaging in new and exciting opportunities working and volunteering abroad. Take this opportunity to expand your awareness and interest in global opportunities.
US WORKING VISAS
Monday, November 26, 2012
2:00 pm –3:30 pm, Brown 5001
Interested in the U.S. but don’t know about the visa requirements? This is the session for you, presented by the Non-Immigrant Visa Chief, Consul Ian Sheridan. He will present on the US Working Visas available for students and graduates.
SUMMER & INTERNSHIP WORLDWIDE VISAS
Monday, November 26, 2012
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Brown 5001
Did you know you can easily obtain a summer job in the U.S through the SWAP programme? Travel Cuts helps you in the process also for internships in the U.S. and worldwide. This session is given to you by Gina Cecchini, Director of Travel Cuts at McGill.
WORLDWIDE TEACHING ENGLISH PANEL
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Brown 5001
Learn about what it takes to teach English overseas. What does it take to get these types of well-paid jobs? Do you need a certificate and experience? Or maybe not. Come find out for yourself from the employers themselves and some participants too. (Please note there are also opportunities for Francophones and to teach in other fields than English)
WORLDWIDE ORGANIZATIONS FAIR
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
12:30 pm – 3:30 pm – Brown 5001
Come and talk to employers and organizations interested in having you. Learn about several opportunities in various domains such as teaching English, volunteering, teaching in third world countries, international development, and so on. Check myFuture for updated information on employers participating at the fair.
List of Participants:
- Action Against Hunger
- AIESEC McGill University
- Badilisha Eco Village Kenya
- CARREFOUR MISSION INTERNATIONALE (CMI)
- Global Tesol College
- Horizon Cosmopolite
- International Student Volunteers
- Ministère de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport (MELS)
- ONG AZIMUT
- Varas Canada
- Verge Magazine
- Voyages Campus
GETTING A JOB IN THE UK (including the working holiday visa programme) - Workshop
Thursday, November 29th, 2012
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm - Brown 5001
Hear it from our Career Advisor, Lorna MacEachern, who went on an exchange to the UK. Learn about the recruitment cycle in the UK, Graduate training schemes, vacancies and recruitment methods. The session will include CV’s, employer information, vacancies and selection within the UK and EU graduate market. You will get great resources along the way.
INTERNATIONAL CAREER RESOURCES; GOING GLOBAL AND BIG GUIDE ONLINE - Workshop
Friday, November 30th, 2012
11:00 am -12:00 pm, Brown 5001
Learn how to use the ultimate job seeker’s tools for finding employment abroad. Our very own Librarian will help you streamline the use of online and printed resources to maximize the time you spend looking overseas. Note: Please bring your laptop with you as this will be an interactive and hands-on workshop.
Registration required through myFuture. From your homepage, click on the Events tab followed by the Workshop tab and keyword WWCW