Applications & Interviews
Make the right career move
As you approach the end of your JPO or SARC assignment, preparing for the next steps of your career will necessary. It is never too early to begin planning your next career move. If you are nearing the end of your assignment, you will want to begin preparing for the transition from JPO/SARC to a full-time position in the field of your choice. This will take time, a clear strategy and focused action. Start developing your plan of action at least 6 months before the end of your assignment and pinpoint the key factors in your career advancement such as the mentors, resources and opportunities that are available to you right now.
Preparing job applications
Preparing a job application can be a time consuming task. In order to attract the attention of prospective employers, cover letters and resumes must be clearly written, professionally presented and most importantly, should demonstrate how your skills correspond with the requirements of the position. The good news is that there are tools and resources that can assist you with the preparation of your application. In this section, you will find tips on writing resumes and cover letters as well as advice on how to plan and practice for a job interview.