Do you know someone fit to take on the JET adventure? The applications are now open ahead of a departure in September 2020!
The deadline to submit applications is November 15, 2019 and with the application process going PAPERLESS this year, applying is easier than ever!
JETAA members and representatives from different Japanese diplomatic missions across Canada are hard at work with promotional activities. Consult the Upcoming Information Events Calendar for more info.
JETAA Ottawa will be holding its Annual General Meeting in the month of December! As a volunteer-based registered not-for-profit organisation, JETAA Ottawa will soon be looking for new and excited individuals to help run the chapter. The AGM is where JETAA members vote for the next year’s Executive Committee as well as reminisce on the past year’s events while creating new memories during a fun night of conversations (and maybe karaoke)!
You can learn more about the 2019 Executive Committee here. The current list of positions for 2020 are:
Social Media Coordinator
Any willingness to help will be accommodated. Though it is not required, you are welcome to submit a platform ahead of the event.
More details regarding the event will become available soon, stay tuned via our website, Facebook, Twitter and Newsletter!
Even if you’ve been back for ages, you may be considering exploring new professional or federal opportunities, this workshop will walk you through how to approach finding a new job (network, network, LinkedIn), what you should expect from the Canadian job market and how to create impactful resumes for computers to read and love.
Date: October 6 Time: 12:00 – 3:00 PM Location: My ByWard Office (78 George St #204, Ottawa, ON K1N 5W1) RSVP:Register here!
This session will be run by Jillian, Nayoro-shi ALT from
2007-2008. Since returning from Japan, Jillian has applied to thousands of jobs
and has successfully been hired at the University of Calgary, Royal Tyrrell
Museum of Palaeontology, the Canadian Museum of Nature, CIHR and most recently
employed by the University of Ottawa.
The Welcome Back Social is a fun and casual get-together for newly returned or new-to-Ottawa JETs and other alumni! Come join us for good food, conversations and company! We’re also planning a karaoke session after from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.!
When: October 19 at 5:30 p.m. Where: C’est Japon à Suisha ( 208 Slater St.) RSVP: Please make sure to register on Eventbrite for either the dinner, the karaoke, or both!