New Career Coaching program available to UCSC Staff!

February 15, 2019

Learning & Development is pleased to announce a relaunch of our Career Coaching program!

Learning & Development will partner with Debbie Melnikoff, Certified Career Coach, to provide confidential, robust and targeted career development support. Debbie is founder of Third Wave Career Coaching which provides outplacement and career transition services and job search strategy including social media job search strategy, career branding and encore career transition.

UC Santa Cruz staff will now be able take advantage of a wide range of career development tools and support. There will be online career development tools, available through the newly launched My UC Career. There will also be three unique in person workshops: Managing My UCSC Career, Tell My Story, and Navigating Your Network. Finally, there will be individualized career coaching sessions available to staff. Please be aware that access to career coaching will require that the employee complete the ‘Get Started’ Module and three assessments in My UC Career. Please visit our new Career Coaching page for more information, including dates and times!

To register for the Career Coaching Workshops visit the UC Learning Center. To request an individual career coaching session, please email Learning & Development ( to schedule a time. The first workshop will be Tuesday February 26, Scotts Valley Center Room 1101, 1-2 PM. Visit our Learning & Development Calendar and Career Coaching page for the most up to date scheduling information!