职业服务 is a free resource to help students and alumni plan for their futures and advance their careers. We assist with career exploration and decision-making all the way through to strategizing how to successfully achieve career goals.
- Develop effective job search skills (resume, cover letter, interviewing, and networking)
- Identify and apply to employment and career-related opportunities and 事件
- Build career readiness competencies for a successful transition to employment
The mission of 职业服务 at Holyoke Community College is to assist students and alumni in all phases of their career development and to empower them in making meaningful and fulfilling career decisions in a diverse and global society.
It is the vision of 职业服务 that students and alumni will become capable, contributing members of the local, 区域, and national economy and to become self-supporting individuals that contribute significantly to their families and communities.
每个人都有不同的生活经历和职业目标! 我们在这里帮助学生和校友在他们的旅程. While you're a student at 澳门真人娱乐首页, we'll help you create or refine your career plan.
THE 职业规划 PROCESS
第一步:自我评估——确定兴趣和技能 & 经验
STEP TWO: Research 职业生涯
STEP THREE: Find 教育 & 培训方案
STEP FOUR: Become Career Ready
Meet with a career counselor to:
- Write or Update Your 重新开始
- Draft a Cover Letter
- Manage Your Social 媒体
- Build a Professional Network
- Develop Your Personal Strengths
- Prepare for Interviews
- 握手 (Complete Your 握手 Profile)
Complete Your 握手 Profile
- Equitable and inclusive, and
- 建立一个包括雇主和你的同事的专业网络 同行!
- 登记参加招聘会、介绍会、 & 雇主面板
Last year, employers sent more than 16 million messages to students on 握手. 和雇主聊天是你了解工作的好方法, 事件, and help you to make a personal connection with an organization you may want to work for!
- 首先激活您的帐户并创建一个握手配置文件. (All 澳门真人娱乐首页 students registered for classes are automatically uploaded to the system which enables them to easily establish 握手 access.)
- 打开你的澳门真人娱乐首页邮箱，搜索来自握手的邀请. 然后使用您的澳门真人娱乐首页电子邮件用户凭据来激活您的帐户.
- Complete your profile and 握手 will begin suggesting opportunities for you!
澳门真人娱乐首页 students can improve their employment prospects by using their free 握手 account.
握手是一个职业管理，网络和求职工具. 它与超过77万家雇主有联系! 更多的你.S. college students are using 握手 to find internships and jobs than any other online platform. That is why 澳门真人娱乐首页 invested in its own 握手 platform to share with 澳门真人娱乐首页 students for free!
学生 can sign into their 握手 account with their 澳门真人娱乐首页 username and password to:
- Find jobs and internships
完成您的握手配置文件以获得 更 在握手之外;
We encourage employers to post employment or internship opportunities with their organizations at Holyoke Community College 职业服务 using the 握手 platform. If you are a 握手 system user, please submit your postings to Holyoke Community College through your 握手 account.
Additional resources are available to research employment opportunities throughout the Pioneer Valley as well as beyond Western Massachusetts and Northern Connecticut. Use the links below to access the most common job search sites for employment in the Pioneer Valley.
September 28, 11-1 pm In-Person
Mental Health Association (MHA) will be on the second floor of the Campus Center for on-the spot interviews! MHA is hiring Entry-level Residential 支持 and Recovery Specialists and Internships through their Earn & 学习计划 MHA provides a supportive environment in a community residential setting, 为受无家可归影响的参与者赋权, psychiatric diagnosis, 创伤, and/or addiction in achieving their vision of recovery and rehabilitation, 通过以人为本的规划，注重力量和弹性. 尼古拉斯的挣 & 学习计划 enables students to work for as part-time and per-diem/relief paid-employees to gain experience in the mental health/healthcare/substance recovery field. Unlike most jobs, MHA offers very generous flexible work schedules to accommodate school schedules.
October 3, 3:30-4:30 pm Virtual
Partnership for Public Service 是一个非盈利组织, nonpartisan organization whose goal is to build a better government and a stronger democracy. 他们是 recruiting for three paid opportunities for students in government, but welcome students in 阀杆, 人文学科, and 业务 programs.
USDA Rural Development 为阿默斯特学院提供带薪贷款技术员实习机会 & 哈德利，马萨诸塞州，温莎 & Norwich, CT areas through their 路径计划. Rural Development focuses on serving rural areas by investing in their communities through housing and utility infrastructure, increasing economic opportunities, 提高所有美国农村居民的生活质量. 两家机构将讨论各自的机遇, 如何申请, 还有为联邦政府工作的好处. To register, please complete the Student 登记 Form 在2022年9月29日之前，您将收到该活动的变焦链接.
CALLING ALL FUTURE HEALTHCARE & HUMAN SERVICES PROFESSIONALS!
Representatives from Mental Health Association (MHA) will be on the second floor of the Campus Center on September 28 from 11-1 pm. Come learn how you can gain valuable experience working part-time or per-diem in the mental health/healthcare/substance recovery fields through 尼古拉斯的挣 & 学习计划.Unlike most jobs, MHA offers very generous flexible work schedules to accommodate school schedules. In addition, MHA is hiring Entry-level Residential 支持 and Recovery Specialists. MHA provides a supportive environment in a community residential setting, 为受无家可归影响的参与者赋权, psychiatric diagnosis, 创伤, and/or addiction in achieving their vision of recovery and rehabilitation, 通过以人为本的规划，注重力量和弹性.
Free career workshops provide opportunities for students to learn about preparing for careers and finding employment. 职业服务 staff offers a variety of workshops at various times throughout the semester. 他们是 open to all students and alumni.
除特别注明外，所有工作坊均为45分钟. Please note that currently, workshops will be offered virtually through 变焦.
澳门真人娱乐首页教职员工 & Student 组织
如果你有兴趣为你的班级安排一个研讨会, 部门, or student organization, 请联系就业服务中心安排约会. 工作坊申请应至少提前两周提出.
重新开始 & 求职信: This workshop helps students to understand how to construct a professional resume and cover letter relevant to the position being applied for. (60分钟)
Navigating a Career Fair: This workshop helps students understand best practices in preparing for both a virtual and in-person career fair.
网络工具: This workshop will teach students how to build and expand a professional network.
Interview Essentials: This workshop helps students understand best practices and techniques and interviewing for a job.