Faculty & Staff Partnership

Faculty & Staff are Advisors, Coaches, Campus Partners and Employers!

The PLACE and it's staff invite collaboration and partnerships with faculty and staff in working with our students to help them achieve their goals and plans for "life after Roanoke."  Visit our Students page for information and resources on: Career Competencies, Four Year Planning Guides, Career Exploration, Federal Government Opportunities, Internships, Job Search, Continuing Education and Post Graduate Education. 

Please let us know if we can partner with you or more provide information by Emailing: careers@roanoke.edu

Campus Employers

Already signed up for Handshake? 

Use this link to access your Handshake account and campus division to list a new student job. 

Log in to Handshake

Do you want the PLACE (RC Student Employment) to post a job for you?

The PLACE staff will create the job posting and contact you to complete your Handshake account access to ensure you are connected with the RC Student Employment Company and experiences!

Campus Job Request Form


Contact / Questions

Please contact the Coordinator of Operations, Courtney Padgett with any questions, request assistance, and/or to schedule your Handshake Session for Recruiters! 

Student Career Advising

Do you have student advisees for whom you need assistance in career advising? If you're working with a student interested in a field outside of your academic discipline or area of specialty and don't know what to tell them please reach out or have the student contact us for an appointment.  If they are seeking an internship or other experience outside of their major, and you're not sure what's available, let us help you find some career and internship leads! 

Feel free to reach out by Email to careers@roanoke.edu or have the student schedule an appointment with a career coach!

Class Presentations & Assignments

Does your course have a component related to career development?  Are you going to be absent, but don't want to cancel class?  Feel free to reach out and Request the PLACE to visit your class and present and/or provide you with a presentation and resources for use in your course.

Topics Include, but are not limited to:
  • Career Exploration
  • Cover Letter Writing
  • Etiquette
  • Mock Interviews
  • Resume Writing
  • Internship Search
  • Networking Practices
  • Professional Letter Writing 
  • Overview of Career Services 

Opportunity Knocks

Do you have friends or colleagues who might be able to assist the PLACE (formerly Career Services) with internships and job opportunities for our students and recent graduates?  We appreciate all leads, please have them visit our Community Partners page.