The Career Passport Portfolio The Career Narrative
Career Passport Portfolio
The Career Narrative
Why Write the Career Narrative?
To reinforce the writing of the five paragraph essay
reinforce the writing process
To assist students in compiling the PEP (Personal Education Plan) documents
When Would You Use The Career Narrative?
Students can use the career narrative essay when:
Completing college admission applications
Completing job applications
Completing various club membership applications
The career narrative typically allows the writer to address inquiry questions about a career field the writer would like to pursue.
The writer should select a career that interests him/her.
Setting Up The Essay
Follow the five-paragraph format.
Introductory Paragraph should include the topic worded into a thesis (i.e. what you plan to investigate in your essay about the topic.)
“A career in the field of nursing is of great interest to me.”
Use The Occupational Outlook Handbook to find information. You can find it on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/oco/
Introduction of Career Narrative
Next you should mention the three main supportive points you will use to explain your thesis.
Possible areas would be:
Personality and competency strengths
needed in this career
Preparation for this career
Advantages of this career
In each body paragraph thoroughly address each point being made.
Consider descriptive writing, grammatical structure, and vocabulary. This is a way to show
the reader something about you
, as well as something about your writing ability.
Discuss important information about the specific career.
Duties of this job
and benefits of this job
Personality and competencies needed
Review your thesis statement and the three areas/topics you discussed within the essay.
Close with a statement about how you will train for this career field and your willingness to prepare for such a career.
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