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Monday, January 27 • 10:10 - 11:25
212: Enhance Your Toolkit: Responsive, Inclusive, Accessible Career Advising

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Who your client is matters. As career practitioners, we strive to be responsive to the diversity of our clients as they navigate structural barriers in career development and job search. This session will strengthen your professional competencies by introducing career resources for inclusive, responsive and accessible advising practices with a focus on clients with disabilities, LGBTQ+ clients and clients of colour.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Deepen awareness of employment barriers faced by historically disadvantaged clients;
  • Engage with new career resources to support historically disadvantaged clients;
  • Learn and apply approaches to responsive, inclusive, accessible advising

Speakers | Conférenciers
avatar for Karla Gouthro

Karla Gouthro

Manager, Career and Professional Development, UBC Centre for Student Involvement and Careers
Karla Gouthro (MEd) contributes to the UBC community as the Manager, Career & Professional Development, supporting the Centre for Student Involvement & Career's strategic direction to enhance the university's capacity to prepare career-ready graduates.
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Jesse Grimaldi

Manager, BCom Careers, UBC Sauder School of Business Career Centre
Jesse Grimaldi supports the development of UBC business students through career advising as a Manager, BCom Careers. They often work at the intersection of career development and social justice. Certified Organizational Coach, MA Sociology.
avatar for Allison Mander-Wionzek

Allison Mander-Wionzek

Career Educator, UBC Centre for Student Involvement & Careers
Allison Mander-Wionzek supports students in learning, growing and exploring as Career Educator at UBC's Centre for Student Involvement and Careers. She is also an artist, community activator and curator (BA Art History).

Monday January 27, 2020 10:10 - 11:25 EST
Room | Salle 212