Career Programs

The SD22 Career Education team supports our students to develop their career skills and competencies required to successfully transition towards a purposeful life. Please check out the various career programs available to SD22 students as well as the links to the BC K-12 Career Education curriculum.

PROGRAMS

LINKS

WORK EXPERIENCE (WEX 12A AND WEX 12B)

Contact Information

Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen

Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer

VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe

Program Information:

Information Sheet

 

Application:

Contact your school’s Career Coordinator

TRADES EXPLORE SAMPLER

Contact Information

Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen

Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer

VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe

Program Information:

Information Sheet

Application

*Due to popular demand, we are now accepting students for the wait list Sep 2021 – Nov 2021

GATEWAY TO TECHNOLOGY

Contact Information

Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen

Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer

VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe

Program Information:

Program is full for 2020-2021.

Grade 10-12 students in 2021-2022 may consider applying next year. Check this website for updates in September 2021. Contact your school’s Career Coordinator for application information.

DUAL CREDIT PROGRAMS

Contact Information

Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen

Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer

VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe

Program Information:

Poster

Information Sheet

Application:

Contact your school’s Career Coordinator

ACADEMIC DUAL CREDIT COURSES

Contact Information

Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen

Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer

VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe

Program Information:

Information Sheet

Application:

Application

Application deadline May 28, 2021.

 

WORK IN TRADES

Contact Information

Tim Thorpe

Program Information:

 

Application:

Contact your school’s Career Coordinator

FORESTRY / TRADES PROGRAM AT CBSS

Contact Information

Martin Tooms

Program Information:

Forestry Website

JEAN MINGUY MEMORIAL RCMP ACADEMY

Program Information:

Information Sheet

Not available at this time due to COVID-19.

Please check back in January 2022 for updates.

 

FIRST RESPONDER ACADEMY

Program Information:

Presentation

 

Program not available at this time due to COVID-19.

Please check back in January 2022 for updates.

CAREEER EDUCATION K-9 BC Ministry of Education Career Education
CAREER LIFE EXPERIENCES (CLE11) BC Ministry of Education Career Education
CAREER LIFE CONNECTIONS (CLC12)

BC Ministry of Education Career Education

SD22 Capstone Guidebook

ADST K-12 BC Ministry of Education Home Page

CAREER PLANNING RESOURCES

ITA:

https://youth.itabc.ca/educators/youth-programs/ work/ 

ITA Essential Skills Test Package

 

WorkBC Parents Guide:

https://www.workbc.ca/Resources-for/ Resources-for-Counsellors-Teachers- Parents/2018-WorkBC-Parents- Guide.aspx

 

Work BC Youth Services:

https://spark.adobe.com/page/jQnMespvOZEUL/

 

Youth Employment Video (Community Futures):

Employ Youth Video

 

Edge Factor:

https://edgefactor.com/V5/pages/Welcome.aspx

 

Okanagan College:

Check out the weekly ‘Trades Talk‘ sessions hosted online by Okanagan College each Tuesday at 2:30-3:00 pm. Sessions will be recorded.

 

OC Program Information:  https://www.okanagan.bc.ca/

(Check out the ‘Programs’ tab for ‘Program Searches’ by area of study. You will find Program Highlights, details, admission requirements, program outlines, program contacts and informative webinars for each program).

 

UBC Geering Up ~ All Girls* Virtual STEM Event

 

 

CAREER EDUCATION STAFF

Please click on the staff member’s name to email them directly

Kathy Wickum


District Principal Career Education

Kara Cunningham


Career Education Clerical

 Wendy Harvey


WEX Clerical

250-549-6142 / 250-549-9208 250-545-1348   ext: 423 250-549-0705

Melanie Jorgensen


Career Coordinator

Seaton/ALT Programs

Debbie Meyer


Career Coordinator

Fulton/CBSS

Tim Thorpe


Career Coordinator

VSS/Kal

250-306-6806 250-540-1714 250-549-6921