Career Pathways Dufferin
Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
Career Pathways Dufferin is an interactive career fair that is offered to grade 8 students in Dufferin and North Wellington grade 8 students to showcase potential career paths, emerging technology and volunteer opportunities. Local businesses showcase a broad range of career opportunities such as: construction, manufacturing, health, environment, information technology and others. This event is hosted in partnership with local employers and educators.
Career Pathways is a half-day career event which features a career related speaker panel, interactive career games and career exhibits. Grade 8 students see and discover a variety of careers and will gain an increased awareness of the skills, education and attitude required in different occupations.
WHY BE AN EXHIBITOR AND SPONSOR
Inspire the future workforce!
Invest in youth (and future workforce) of our region
Showcase your sector and local opportunities for fulfilling careers
Help youth understand the required skills and education needed for different careers
Showcase new technology and related jobs!
Face to face with potential volunteers, placements, or future employees!
Provide your staff or volunteers with an opportunity to educate and engage our youth
Network with other exhibitors representing education, business and community organizations
Information for schools
Registration for grade 8 classes is now open.
Wondering why you should bring your students to Career Pathways Dufferin?
Explore many of the great careers available in Guelph/Wellington.
Meet contacts with volunteer opportunities.
Gain insights on the many options available locally for training and other educational programs.
Learn about programs offered at local high schools that can add value to their education.
Learn about the value of exploring diverse opportunities for experiential learning such as tech courses, SHSM, OYAP, dual-credit, co-op and more.
Learn about local workforce trends and growing career sectors.