Calabar, March 22nd  2016

Afterschool Centre for Career Development (formerly known as known as Afterschool Peer Mentoring Project) is a non-governmental, capacity development organization committed to inspiring, investing and engaging young people as well as facilitating growth opportunities for young persons in transitional stages of their lives. We ignite young people to set career goals and walk them through the achievement of such goals enabling them transit seamlessly from school to work.

As part of its objectives to proving learning and growth opportunities for young people in Nigeria, Afterschool Centre for Career Development is partnering with the Vital Voices Global Partnership and Idea Builders Initiative to lead 2016 Prep2grad Symposium & Mentoring Works Campus Summit scheduled to hold in Six tertiary institutions in Nigeria.

Billed to inspire and empower students with career planning tools and services to enable them plan towards their graduation from tertiary institutions.The Symposium & Campus Summit provides a platform for young Nigerians and graduands who are in their transitional stages in life to be able to learn from accomplished peers thereby enabling them to develop tailor-made career development plans, access career coaches/mentors and expand their social capital through internships/job placements.

 

The activities for the 2016 Prep2grad Symposium & Mentoring Works Campus Summit include:

 

University of Calabar(Thursday, July 28th/29th  2016)

 

University of Port Harcourt  (Thursday, June 23rd/24th 2016)

 

Cross River State University of Science and Technology  (Thursday, June 2nd/3rd 2016) 

 

Kano State University of Science and Technology (Thursday, August 4th/5th  2016))

 

 Federal University of Technology, Lafia   (Thursday, August 25th/26th  2016)

 

 University of Lagos (Thursday, September 15th/16th  2016)

To register, click on the link below

http://bit.ly/Prep2Grad

For Partnerships and inquiries, Please contact our Programmes team on info@afterschoolcentre.org or call 08187508000, +2348057284019.

 

 

 

 

 

 

About Afterschool Centre for Career Development:

Afterschool Centre for Career Development (formerly known as Afterschool Peer Mentoring Project) is a non-governmental, capacity development organization committed to inspiring, investing and engaging young people as well as facilitating growth opportunities for young persons in transitional stages of their lives. We ignite young people to set career goals and walk them through the achievement of such goals enabling them transit seamlessly from school to work.

At Afterschool Centre for Career Development we employ various strategic interventions to counsel, train and provide growth opportunities for young people to prepare for the world of work through a peer mentoring model. Our programmes and projects include a Pathfinder programme for Adolescents, A Pre-Tertiary Training Programme for Post-Secondary school graduates, Workplace Training for Undergraduates as well as career advancement trainings for young professionals.

Beyond providing direct services Afterschool Centre for Career Development provides a springboard for Stakeholder collaboration and thought leadership on issues regarding holistic education including career counseling, employment and youth transitions programming. Some initiatives under our thought leadership portfolio include; The Career Counsellors Coalition and the School to Work Transitions in Africa Initiative.

Interested in our work? Please contact our Partnerships and Programmes team+2348187508000,info@afterschoolcentre.org

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