Career Peers

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Career Peers are volunteer peer mentors who assist USA Career Services in reaching out to, education and advising other Jaguars on resources through one-on-one interactions and group presentations.  Career Peers are required to complete at least 10 hours of professional development (meeting once a month) and 4 hours of service with our office each semester (with a two semester commitment).

Become a Career Peer

 

Benefits of Becoming a Career Peer

  • Practice and perfect presentation skills
  • Gain interpersonal and large group communication skills
  • Monthly professional development training
  • Leadership experience
  • Education regarding job search skills and resume writing
  • Networking skills

 

Benefits of Becoming a Career PeerRequirements for Becoming a Career Peer

  • Currently enrolled USA student with a minimum cumulative 2.75 GPA
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and social media platforms
  • Interest in career readiness and helping other students
  • Possess professional communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude, enthusiasm, initiative and responsibility

 

 

If this sounds like something you would be interested in or if you have questions email careerservices@southalabama.edu.

We look forward to hearing from you soon!