• Career Development at GSSW


    The Student & Career Services Team is committed to supporting your professional development throughout your time at GSSW and beyond. We aim to help you articulate your skills, knowledge base, and experiences gained at GSSW to be well-rounded, competitive applicants in the social work job market.


    This page is continually being added to. If you have any questions, please stop by either of our offices or send us an email! We'll be happy to chat.


    What We Can Offer in 1:1 Appointments: 

    • Assess your skills, strengths, and interests 
    • Find jobs and organize your search to set you up for success
    • Talk through internship application strategies 
    • Craft a resume and cover letter that stands out to social work employers
    • Get tips on how to network and connect with GSSW alumni
    • Learn how to prepare for interviews through a tailored mock interview
    • Learn to use Linkedin and other online tools to build your personal brand OR receive feedback on how you can improve them
    • Talk through and practice salary negotiation
    • Gain insight on the licensure process 
  • Pioneer Careers Link


    How to schedule an appointment: 

    1.   Log in to your PIONEER CAREERS ONLINE account using your DU credentials 

    2.   Click on 'APPOINTMENTS' on the left hand side

    3.   Select 'MARIE' as your Career Advisor 

    4.   Find a time that works for you and schedule! All appointments are        available in person at Craig Hall or online

  • 24/7 Career Help:

    Find a full series of career development webinars here

  • Job & Internship Search Resources

  • Career Workshops & Events: Fall 2018

  • Organizing your Job Search
    27-Mar-2018 (11:00 AM- 12:00 PM)
    Event Details
  • Creating Effective Application Materials (Resume, Cover Letter, Linkedin)
    03-Apr-2018 (11:00 AM- 12:00 PM)
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  • Maximizing your Internship Search
    05-Apr-2018 (11:00 AM- 12:00 PM)
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  • Lunch and Learn w/ Clinical Alumni (*Registration Required*)
    10-Apr-2018 (11:00 AM- 12:00 PM)
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  • How to Answer the Most Commonly Asked Interview Questions
    17-Apr-2018 (11:00 AM- 12:00 PM)
    Event Details
  • Pop-up Pancakes & Linkedin Photos
    24-Apr-2018 (10:00 AM- 1:00 PM)
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  • Pop-up Pancakes & Linkedin Photos
    26-Apr-2018 (10:00 AM- 1:00 PM)
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  • The Art of Salary Negotiation & Advocating for Yourself (*Registration Required*)
    02-May-2018 (6:00 PM- 7:00 PM)
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  • Lunch and Learn with Alumni: How to Make the Most of your Remaining Time at GSSW
    10-May-2018 (11:00 AM- 12:00 PM)
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  • Managing Loan Repayment (*Registration Required*)
    23-May-2018 (6:00 PM- 7:00 PM)
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This portfolio last updated: 19-Sep-2018 12:19 PM