Glenn County
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Glenn County

Interview Contest

4-H Interview Contest Registration

2018 Interview Contest Registration Form Link:

http://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=22823

Interview Contest Information

INFORMATION ABOUT THE 4-H INTERVIEW CONTEST & 2018 JOB DESCRIPTIONS 


2018 Glenn County Interview Contest Job Descriptions Packet

California 4-H Interview Contest Manual - for Glenn County Contest 2018


 

 

4-H INTERVIEW CONTEST 2018

 

WHEN?          Saturday, February 24, 2018.  Contest will be taking place during the Livestock & ABA Field Day.           

 

WHERE?        Glenn County Fairgrounds, 221 E Yolo Street, Orland

WHO?            Any 4-H member may participate in the 4-H Interview Contest in the Junior Division (9-10 years old), Intermediate Division (11-13 years old) or Senior Division (14-19 years old) as of December 31, 2017.

HOW?             Online registration at: http://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=22823.

                        Online registration only. Registration deadline is Monday, February 12, 2018. No late registrations will be allowed. No day-of registration will be allowed. You will be contacted after February 12th with an estimated time of your interview. Interviews will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will be every 15 minutes. Limited to 10 participants. Only 4-H youth participants will be allowed in the interview area.

WHAT IS IT?

            ?         The Interview Contest is a popular event that gives 4-H members an opportunity to practice the real-life skills needed to apply for a job. Participants prepare a resume and cover letter for a job they choose from the job descriptions listed in the State 4-H Interview Contest Booklet. Evaluators evaluate their performance during a mock interview and give constructive feedback using a standard evaluation rubric.

            ?         Participants are encouraged to review the tips, interview questions, judging rubrics and supporting materials provided in the California State 4-H Interview Contest Manual.

            ?         Interview Contest participants must do the following:

  1. Choose a job: Choose one of the three jobs listed in your age category. Make sure to review the full job descriptions.
  2. Develop a resume: Include real-life experiences (education, work, activities, etc.) that demonstrate your qualifications for the job selected.
  3. Write a cover letter: Your cover letter should explain why you should be considered for the job selected.
  4. Dress appropriately: Appropriate dress includes 4-H uniform or attire appropriate for a job interview as outlined in the Interview Contest Manual and California 4-H Dress Guidelines.

AWARDS?     Award for the top winner in division! Awards will be announced by Monday, February 26, 2018.

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