Tomorrow Project Mentor: Homeless Womens Services
WhenIt's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.
Where1777 Fifth AvenueSan Diego, CA 92101
Focus: Mentor women (who have barriers to employment) in sales and customer service
It is tempting to solve their problems. This is not mentoring. By solving their problems you take away their opportunity to become educated, and their ability to solve problems for themselves. People learn best when they face new challenges, in addition, they gain the skills to solve other, more difficult, problems. It builds self-esteem and the belief they can handle any situation once they are on their own. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.streetdirectory.com/travel_guide/print_article.php?articleId=22058
TIME REQUIRED: Flexible 4- 6 hours per week, please allow for a Sat or Sun once or twice a month (7AM to 2PM)
Passion for mentoring and customer service
Willingness to invest time and energy to facilitate positive change in participants
Willingness to train women in entry-level and mid-level job duties
Ability to Mentor, not interfere or force, appropriate behaviors that relate to employment
18 years of age or older
Reliable vehicle and proper insurance.
OUTLINE OF SERVICES:
Lead a team of TTP participants at various Tomorrow Project sales events throughout San Diego County
Use your experience and judgment to assist participants in planning and accomplishing goals
Provide direct services to/for Catholic Charities participants as assigned in a professional, courteous and caring manner while maintaining personal and professional boundaries
Teach participants best practices for excelling at customer service and sales, as well as the basics in math and cash handling
Lead by example by assisting customers and answering customer questions about TTP products and the program
Transport and set up TTP product to designated event
Transport TTP participants when needed
Complete cash, check, and credit card transactions
Performs other duties as assigned to meet program needs
Work collaboratively and communicate regularly with the TTP Program Manager
SUPERVISOR: Program Manager
- People Skills
- Project Management
- Relationship Building
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Must be at least 18
- 4 to 6 hours per week plus one Sat or Sun Monthly
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