The OLA Super Conference Career Centre strives to provide services to help you reach your professional goals. Many of these services require you to book a space prior to the conference, although there are also several opportunities for a drop-in.

Career Centre Hours:

Career Conversations and Resume Critiques

  • Wednesday, January 30th from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 31st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, February 1st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Career Meetup (formerly known as Speed Networking)

  • Ontario Health Libraries Association – Wednesday, January 30th from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Career Conversations – Thursday, January 31st from 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Find out more about these events:

 


Call for Participants: Career Conversations, Resume Critiques and Speed Networking

Sign up for Career Centre Career appointments here.  Book early to guarantee your spot.

Career Conversations Hours:

  • Wednesday, January 30th from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 31st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, February 1st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Career Meetup:

  • Ontario Health Libraries Association – Wednesday, January 30th from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Career Conversations – Thursday, January 31st from 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Call for Volunteers: Career Conversations and Resume Critiques

The Call for Volunteers is now open. Sign up to volunteer here.

Are you an experienced interviewer? Have you read lots of resumes and job applications?
Do you like to coach people seeking new or alternative employment?

If you answered YES to any of the above questions, we need your help at the OLA 2019 Super Conference Career Centre!

Visit the Career Centre Volunteers page for more information.


Career Conversations

Striving to land that all-important first job? Been in one spot for a while now and looking to make a career shift? Or maybe you’re a student hoping to be selected for a co-op placement. Anyone interested in jump-starting their career can benefit by test-driving their skills in the friendly, risk-free environment of the Career Centre.

Come by for a to Career Conversation with an experienced professional that could include anything from a look at your resume and cover letter, field testing some interview techniques or just a chat about your career options and future opportunities.

Sign up for Career Centre Career appointments here.  Book early to guarantee your spot.

Career Conversations Hours:

  • Wednesday, January 30th from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 31st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, February 1st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Resume Critiques

Interested in getting some feedback on your resume and cover letter during the conference?

Sign up for Career Centre Career appointments here. Book early to guarantee your spot.

Resume Critique Hours:

  • Wednesday, January 30th from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 31st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, February 1st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Career Meetup (Formerly known as Speed Networking)

Whether you are new to the profession or you are looking to expand your professional network, this event is for you! Join us for a series of informal networking opportunities and meet other professionals in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Refreshments will be provided.

Career Meetup:

  • Ontario Health Libraries Association – Wednesday, January 30th from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Career Conversations – Thursday, January 31st from 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Job Board

Looking for a job or have a job that you’d like to promote? The Career Centre Job Board is the place to go.

If you’re bringing a job ad, please ensure that contact/follow-up information is clearly stated. No need to send to us in advance, just bring to the Career Centre and you can pin it up!

Not attending OLA? Send your ad to olacareercentre@gmail.com to be posted.

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