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RPCV Career Event & United Nations Career Day

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - Friday, October 24, 2014

Location

Jacob K. Javits Federal Building, 26 Federal Plaza, New York, NY 10278

Time

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT

Description

Save the date for these special upcoming events!

We are pleased to announce two special RPCV Career Events taking place back-to-back in New York City this month.  Whether you are interested in practicing your interviewing skills and polishing your resume, meeting with RPCV-friendly employers at a career fair, or learning how to get your foot in the door at the United Nations (UN), we have something for you.

Register now for these two special events in New York City.


Thursday, October 23, 2014:  RPCV Regional Career Event:

Theresa Lang Community and Student Center
55 West 13th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10011


8:30 – 9:00 a.m.               Registration 

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.               Welcome and Overview 

9:15 – 10:45 a.m.             Storytelling in the Job Search: The Elevator Pitch & Interviewing 

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 p.m.  Resume Writing 101 

11:45 – 12:00 p.m.           Tips for Making the Most of the Career Fair

12:00 – 12:30 p.m.           Leveraging Noncompetitive Eligibility (NCE) in the Federal Job Search

12:30 – 2:00 p.m.            Lunch

1:00 – 1:30 p.m.               Peace Corps Response Info Session (optional)

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.               Career Fair featuring RPCV-friendly employers

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.               "Around the World" hosted by the Northeast Regional Recruitment Office 


 

Friday, October 24, 2014: United Nations (UN) Career Day:

Jacob K. Javits Federal Building
26 Federal Plaza

Conference Rooms A & B
New York, NY 10278

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.                Registration

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.              Welcome 

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.            Demystifying the UN – an Overview (with Q&A)

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.   Working at the UN Panel 

12:30 – 2:00 p.m.               Lunch

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.                 Networking/Conversations with UN Staff

3:30 – 4:00 p.m.                Q&A/Wrap Up 

 

Contact Information

Office of Third Goal and Returned Volunteer Services
rpcv@peacecorps.gov
202.692.1430