Hands-on workshop for deaf students (Ages 16-18) to teach skills and tips to find and maintain employment.
Topics covered in Workshop:
• Professional Readiness
* Determining your Career Plan
* Dress for Success
* Cleaning Up Your Electronic Self
* Getting Your Paperwork Together
* Disability Disclosure
• The Job Hunt
* Where to Search for Jobs
* Applying for Jobs
* Interviewing Successfully
• Keeping the Job
* Probationary Periods
* Developing Good Work Habits
* Communication Strategies
* Communicating on the Job without an interpreter
August 9t h – 12t h , 2010
Texas School for the Deaf (TSD)
Students will stay on campus at TSD. Meals will be provided by TSD. Students
will be supervised on campus at all times.
First come, first serve basis. Open to all high school deaf students 16-18 years old. Maximum number of participants: 25 students.
**All classes will be signed**
For more information please contact Shelley Oishi, Work Training Specialist at
Shelley.firstname.lastname@example.org or call and leave a voice message 800-970-2036.