What an excellent opportunity for your child to get to know themselves! Here are some topics on which you can question your child:
The answers will tell you what kind of job suits your child.
How does one make a CV interesting without work experience? You can help your child turn qualities and commitment into skills!
Visit the following site to help him/her list their competencies:
The qualities of a good CV:
The “Carrefours jeunesse-emploi de l’Estrie” websites also offer online tools that may be useful :
Certified employers support perseverance by respecting the needs of students regarding their education. They offer an environment that encourages a balance between studies and work, that is to say schedules that are adapted to the needs of student-employees. For a complete list of certified employers in Estrie, visit:
You can help your child to be well prepared and to have a succesful interview.
The employer wants to know about who they may be hiring. That is why first impressions are so important. The applicant must project a positive and confident image.
Obviously dressing appropriately, politeness and enthusiasm are very important the first time you meet an employer.
Your child has found a job he/she likes. How do you help him/her keep it?
Remind him/her of the importance of the following :