SOILL Athlete Leadership: Champions Together Learning Series with Astellas – Employment Readiness
This three part series will give you tricks and tips to prepare yourself to enter the workforce. See below for the module training times and topics.
Resume Writing – August 23rd @ 12pm CST
Come learn the basics behind writing a resume for the job or opportunity that you want! Fill out a form that will take you step-by-step on the different parts of a resume before the presentation and then receive live feedback on your resume on the day of the presentation.
Interviewing Skills – August 25th @ 12pm CST
Do you want to learn how to ace an interview? This presentation will give you different tips on how to interview and there will also be live mock interviews to get you ready for the real thing!
Dress for Success – August 26th @ 12pm CST
Do you want to learn how to dress for the job or opportunity that you want? This presentation will go through the different types of appropriate and professional attire that will help you succeed in any setting!
Who We Are
Special Olympics is a global organization that unleashes the human spirit through the transformative power and joy of sport, every day around the world. Special Olympics Illinois is a not-for-profit organization offering year-round training and competition in 18 sports for more than 23,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities and 13,000 Young Athletes ages 2-7 with and without intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics transforms the lives of people with intellectual disabilities, allowing them to realize their full potential in sports and in life. Special Olympics programs enhance physical fitness, motor skills, self-confidence, social skills and encourage family and community support.