Community Connection: Teen Career Fair

It will be on Thursday October 24th.
Posted at 10:49 AM, Oct 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-13 11:58:10-04

GREAT FALLS — Kim Skornogoski visited KRTV to talk about an upcoming career fair for middle-school students in Great Falls.

It will be on Thursday October 24th.

For more information, or if you would like to volunteer to help, call 406-727-3400.

On October 24th, the Middle School Career Fair and L.I.F.E. Event will provide students with an opportunity to explore careers and encourage them to think seriously about their futures. Take a look at the different opportunities with each event and chose the one that best matches your interests and schedule.

Event: Middle School Career Fair

Organizers: United Way and the Great Falls School District

Purpose: to expose 8th-grade students to a broad variety of career pathways. We aim to have offerings from each of the 15 Montana Career Pathways.

Volunteer Options:

  • Speaker: best suited to people who can present an interactive, engaging presentation in which students are actively involved in the learning
    • Your task: speak with 20-30 students for 30-minute intervals about your job and career
    • Your time commitment: half or full day of service on Thursday, October 24
  • Mock Interviewer: best suited to people who can listen to students and provide constructive feedback
    • Your task: work with 3-6 students for one-hour intervals to teach the steps of interviewing
    • Your time commitment: at least 1 hour on Thursday, October 24