Presentation on theme: "Online resources for pre-service teachers. Objectives To provide you with some resources that will assist you to: – Get the right job for you – Do a great."— Presentation transcript:
Online resources for pre-service teachers
Objectives To provide you with some resources that will assist you to: – Get the right job for you – Do a great job – Build a great career – Effect lasting social change
Whats the right job? Factors to consider – State, Independent or Catholic – Academic or broad emphasis – Career opportunities – Size – Location – Last but not least…. People
Where are you today? Self-discovery Self-awareness Self-development
With which do you feel most affinity? CatDog KookaburraFalcon RockDaffofil ParisNew York MacPC High achieversHard workers SpecialistGeneralist
Your journey from today Self- development Self- promotion Self-service Self- preservation Self- achievement
Self-awareness The world Your world Your teaching Your subject Your class Your lesson
Self-development 1.You – 2.The bigger picture – – 3.Your area of expertise – 4.Bits and pieces –
Self-promotion Your very own Marketing Department Networking – Agencies, personal contacts CV and cover letter – research.aspx research.aspx – 2-way interview skills – Practice!
Self-promotion The school recruitment landscape is changing Use a recruiter to help you find work – – – – – – Ask yourself who they are working for and why?
Self-service Register on a job board; create job alerts – – – – – – – – – –
Self-preservation Get help when and where you can – – – – – – maker/wordsearch.php maker/wordsearch.php – – –
(Sense of) Self-achievement Reflect on what you have achieved Re-assess your goals Are you (still) heading in the right direction? Read The Big five for life by John Strelecky
And repeat…. Self- development Self- promotion Self-service Self- preservation Self- achievement
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