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Co-op

Employer Manual

UC ProPEL has developed an employer manual specifically to aid employers in creating a successful co-op program that serves the needs of their organization, the student and university in a collaborative fashion. We have focused on key areas and attributes that have been identified by over 200 diverse co-op employers, which may aid in the establishment and maintenance of a successful co-op program.

Table of Contents:

INTRODUCTION

MARKETING
Marketing to Students
University Job Database
Career Fair
Social Networking
Information Sessions
Marketing Internally
Student Ambassador
Marketing Summary

HIRING CO-OP STUDENTS
Interviewing
Extending the Offer
Post Hire-Pre First Day
Responsibilities


ORIENTATION
Co-op’s Mindset
Social Tension
Career Development
Employer Mindset
Training
Areas of Training
Mentoring

EVALUATION
Informal Feedback
Formal Feedback
Mid-Term Feedback
End of Term Employer Report

PERMANENT HIRE
Justification for Hire

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