Public Loan Forgiveness for MSWs
This workshop will discuss Public Loan Forgiveness for individuals working in the non-profit sector. Learn more about these new programs that could help you to reduce your monthly loan repayments after graduation.
How to obtain your Social Work license
Get step-by-step instructions about applying for your first social work license, the LCSW. The presenter is an expert on the licensure process and will be available to answer your questions.
Interviewing skills and tips
Understand how to effectively manage the interview process, and how "research, preparation and practice" are key to developing your confidence. Learn about different types of interviews, how to prepare, and how to repsond to traditional and behavioral interview questions.
Life after Graduation
What should you expect and plan for after graduation? Hear tips for finding your first job, securing good supervision and negotiating your salary and other benefits.
Licensing Test Prep
Prepare to take the LCSW licensing exam! Registration information at www.naswma.org.
Cost: $100 (NASW member), $155 (non NASW member).
Developing an Effective Resume
Learn how to prepare a professional resume and cover letter customized for social work. Ensure these marketing tools demonstrate how you fit the key requirements of a job, and increase your chances for an interview. Topics covered include building accomplishment statements, resume and cover letter format and content.
On-line and social media resources for job searches
Learn how to use valuable on-line resources and personal contacts to conduct career research and make good career decisions. Topics covered include online research tools and networking through informational interviews, professional organizations and online social media.
For more details on any of these workshops, look at the Career Connections Winter/Spring 2013