Whether you’re actively looking to take your career to the next level or want to give back and chat with someone who could use your expertise, experience and knowledge, the Career Centre is here for you.

Included with your conference registration, this is an amazing opportunity to:

  • Meet one-on-one with an experienced mentor about your career
  • Browse through our curated collection of career resources and job postings
  • Sign up for a Mock Interview to tweak your interview skills
  • Bring your resume/cover letter to be critiqued
  • Participate in our Mentor Coffee Mixer – Meet your mentor/mentee in person!
  • Or drop in during open hours to Network! There will always be someone to chat with

Call for Volunteers

We will be looking for volunteers to:

  • Conduct online mock interviews (12:00pm – 2:00pm on Wednesday, February 1st, 2023)
  • Conduct online one-on-one mentoring sessions (2:00pm – 4:00pm on Wednesday, February 1st, 2023)
  • Conduct in-person mock interviews (10:00am – 12:00pm on Thursday and Friday, February 2nd and 3rd, 2023)
  • Conduct in-person one-on-one mentoring sessions (12:00pm – 2:00pm on Thursday and Friday, February 2nd and 3rd, 2023)
  • Attend & engage in our Live Chats (with members of the OLA Mentoring Committee)
  • Be available for short impromptu one-on-one mentoring conversations, and/or critique cover letters and resumes (between 2:00pm – 4:00pm on Thursday & Friday February 2nd and 3rd, 2023)

Hours

  • The 2023 Career Centre will take place as part of the OLA Virtual Super Conference on Feb 1st, and part of the in-person OLA Super Conference on Feb 2nd and 3rd
  • Please drop in any time during our open hours
  • Online, Wednesday, February 1st:
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm – Mock Interviews by appointment
    • 2:00pm – 4:00pm – One-on-one mentoring by appointment
  • In person, Thursday – Friday, February 2nd and 3rd:
    • 10:00am – 12:00pm – Mock Interviews by appointment
    • 12:00pm – 2:00pm – One-on-one mentoring by appointment
    • 2:00pm – pm – Mentor Coffee Mixer – Thursday only
    • 2:00pm – 4:00pm – Drop-in hours
    • All conference attendees are welcome