Dialogue Mentorship Series: "Interviewing and Resume Building for Social Work Success"

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Date: February 10, 2022
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Zoom
Category: Special Event

Interviewing for a social work position is a unique process, especially when you are new to the field. Incoming professionals may not know what to expect, or just how to make a lasting impression. When you are trying to “put your best foot forward", there are certain tools to you will need to succeed. Never fear, the Social Work Student Alliance (SWSA) is here to equip you with all the knowledge to give an excellent interview!

Join us on Thursday, February 10th from 4-5pm for our second virtual WSU Social Work Board of Visitors Dialogue Mentorship Series event: “Interviewing and Resume Building for Social Work Success”. Experienced social work managers Kitty Yarbrough and Lori Edelson will talk you through the interview process from start to finish, providing tips and tricks along the way. Yarbrough and Edelson have hired a lot of social workers over their careers, so they will explain what they are looking for in a job candidate.

Kenyetta 'Kitty' Yarbrough has over 20 years of experience in Human Resources Management, and previously worked as the Community Engagement Manager at Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation.  Yarbrough now works as Program Manager of Housing Stability at Rocket Community Fund.

Lori Edelson is a licensed clinical therapist and CEO/Owner of the Birmingham Maple Clinic in Troy, Michigan. The Birmingham Maple Clinic is a private outpatient mental health clinic that employs approximately 35 mental health professionals and 7 administrative staff.

“Interviewing and Resume Building for Social Work Success” is the second event in our three-part Board of Visitors Mentorship Dialogue Series. Mark your calendars for our third and final session, “Transitioning from Classroom to Career”, held on Thursday, April 14th.

Contact

Andre Iadipaolo
734-634-1781
eu6337@wayne.edu

Cost

Free
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