Career Planning

What are you going to do after you graduate?

Are you going to work or college?

Mr. Bob Poerschmann, our Transition Specialist, can help you decide the best path for your future. He will help you determine your aptitudes and interests so that you take the right training. You will be coached with writing your resume and cover letter and learn how to dress appropriately. We will help you understand the world of work culture. Getting to work on time, being honest, using good communication skills, and working hard are all important things to remember when thinking about your future. You will also receive help with determining the right college or technical school for your chosen career path.

Goal: Military

  1. Attend an information session                                        
  2. Meet with recruiters                                                        
  3. Take the ASFAB                                                            

Goal: Employment

  1. GED/High School Diploma? Yes      No     
  2. Up-to-date Resume                                     
  3. Check job postings                                      
  4. Complete Applications                                 
  5. Meet with employment agencies                 

Goal: College

  1. Complete GED Ready or have earned 22 High School Units                                     
  2. Look at colleges online                                      
  3. Attend college fairs                                 
  4. Visit college campuses for tours                 
  5. Take the Compass test                                     
  6. Complete applications                                      
  7. Complete FAFSA                                      
  8. Meet with Financial Aid                             
  9. Receive acceptance                                 
  10. Register for classes                                 

 

For more information, contact Bob Poerschmann at 864-355-6067 or email: rpoerschmann@greenville.k12.sc.us