South Shore PK-8

South Shore
K-8

CAREER DAY 2024

Friday March 8th, 2024 From 9:00 AM – 12:00

South Shore PK-8
is hosting
Career Day 2024
We are looking for volunteers to help us
showcase careers to our future leaders!

Here is your chance to share your story and inspire the next generation.

How to get involved:

  1. Be a speaker at Career Day: Volunteer your morning and give three 30 minute presentations to students
  2. Recommend a speaker for Career Day: Do you know someone who would be a great speaker for our students? Please provide us with their information and we will reach out to them.

For any questions please reach out to:

Rachel Carrasco, Elementary Counselor
repowers@seattleschools.org

Luz Santacruz, Middle School Counselor
lmsantacruzo@seattleschools.org

Address: 4800 S Henderson ST., Seattle WA 98118. Phone: (206)252-7600

Career Day Speaker

_____ Yes, I’m interested in helping out at Career Day 2024 by being a presenter to lower elementary students (grades K – 2nd)

_____ Yes, I’m interested in helping out at Career Day 2024 by being a presenter to upper elementary students (grades 3rd – 5th)

_____ Yes, I’m interested in helping out at Career Day 2024 by being a presenter to MIDDLE school students (grade 6 – 8)

Name: ____________________________________________

Email: ____________________________________________

Phone: ___________________________________________

Career/Occupation: ___________________________

All rooms will be equipped with a computer and projector. If you require any other special needs please list them below:

____________________________________________________________________________________________________

Once we get your RSVP we will be sending out special instructions and details of the event.

Thank you so much for your valuable time!

Please return the attached form by Friday February 16th, 2024 to:

Rachel Carrasco, Elementary Counselor
rapowers@seattleschools.org, 206-252-7564.

Or

Luz Santacruz, Middle School Counselor
lmsantacruzo@seattleschools.org, 206-252-7599

Thank You!!!

Tips for the Day

Below are some recommendations on what to cover during your presentation.

  • Why did you choose your current profession?
  • Describe a typical day in your career
  • Discuss your education/training needed in order to perform your occupation
  • Focusing on any core academic subjects that are relevant
  • Likes/dislikes of your occupation
  • Job responsibilities
  • Importance of attitude and attendance
  • Dress code required (feel free to wear the required clothing needed for the job)
  • Hours required
  • Salary range for the job (you do not need to share your personal salary)
  • Any entry-level requirements
  • Any hands on activities you can provide?