Goochland
Career and Technical Education: Career Day
March 14, 2017
8:30 am – 12:00 P.M.

Thank you for agreeing to participate in the Goochland CTE Career day. During this short period, you will have the opportunity to change lives – informing students of their career opportunities as someone from the particular industry our students are interested in. The more information we can provide our students, the better decisions they and their parents can make in forming their education and their career. Below are the particulars of this year’s event:

If you have anything to set up you can arrive prior to 8:00 am. If you need electrical power, please let us know.

Student Participants
Goochland Middle School and High School Students, Grades 6-11. The students will congregate throughout the morning in the gymnasium, moving to various tables where they may have a career interest. There will be 600 middle school students and 600+ high school students who will come through at designated intervals.
 
Industry Participants  
Industry experts are needed to share information with career minded high school students.
 
Industry Participant Expectations
The participants need only be prepared to discuss opportunities with students in your industry or profession related to:       
-Career paths and opportunities
-Educational requirements for various career paths
-Prospects for industry (growing, in what geographies, etc.)
-Typical pay ranges for various job types – starting and advanced positions
 
Career Clusters
Career day guests are needed to speak to students who are being introduced to the following educational career clusters through the CTE Program:

-Agriculture
-Food & Natural Resources
-Architecture& Construction
-Arts, Audio/Video Technology & Communications  
-Business Management & Administration
-Education & Training
-Finance
-Government & Public Administration
-Health Science
-Hospitality & Tourism    
-Human Services      
-Information Technology
-Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
-Manufacturing
-Marketing
-Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
-Transportation
     
Items Provided
Approximately 60 square feet with one six foot table and two chairs. Electric may be available (other items as needed and available). Snack/Drinks and Box Lunch

LOCATION
Goochland High School
3250-A River Road West
Goochland, VA, 23063

RSVP & Contact information
Bruce Watson
(804) 556-5613