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Video Workshops - Short videos and podcasts on interviewing, resumes & cover letters, networking, job search and more.

Webinars - The Office of Alumnae relations invites students to attend one of their webinars, where you can learn from alumnae and career experts on a variety of professional development topics. Listen to past webinars in the Webinar Archive.

Drop-Ins with Peer Advisors (Academic Year Only)

Please bring paper copies of the materials you'd like to review.
Monday-Friday, 11am-12pm and 2-4pm, Lazarus Center

SSW Workshops - Summer 2018


Resumes and Cover Letters for Social Workers
Tuesday, June 19, 12:40-1:30pm
Scales Living Room
How is a social work resume different from resumes for other fields? What ingredients make a cover letter employers will actually want to read? Learn how to tailor your resume and cover letters to the social work field in this informal and interactive session.

Job Search and Networking for Social Workers 
Tuesday, June 26, 12:40-1:30pm
Scales Living Room
Your job search needs to go well beyond simply applying for posted positions. At this interactive and informal session, you will find out how to: Target and approach organizations; Tap into alum networks; Develop a job search timetable; and Discover the hidden job market.

Interview Skills for Social Workers
Tuesday, July 24, 12:40-1:30pm
Scales Living Room
What are employers looking for in new social work grads? At this interactive and informal session, you will: Learn how to prepare for interviews; Practice your answers to questions commonly asked during interviews for social work positions (including case presentations); and Share your experience with interviews you may have already had.

 

Disability accommodations

To request disability accommodation for on-campus events, please call (413) 585-2582. Two week advance notice is appreciated.

To request a sign language interpreter call (413) 585-2071 (voice or TTY) or e-mail ods@smith.edu at least 10 days before the event.