AmeriCorps-Worker Development Associate I


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Feb 27, 2017 08:00 AM - Tue Feb 27, 2018 04:00 PM

Where

106 Military TrailJupiter, FL 33458

About

Looking to make a difference? El Sol is looking for new AmeriCorps VISTA members! El Sol, Jupiter’s Resource Center is a wonderful place to gain knowledge and real-world experience.

The Worker Development Associate I (WDA)will work with the Worker Development Coordinator to increase workers' skills, making them eligible for higher paying jobs.

Tasks:

  • Increasing workers' employability by developing training workshops that enhance workers' job skills.
  • Developing new partnerships and cultivating existing partnerships with providers who offer vocational workshops at El Sol.
  • Identifying market needs and coordinating appropriate workshops;
  • Developing systems to accurately assess workers' skills
  • Updating worker database so that it reflects new findings from worker skills assessment
  • Recruiting and training volunteers to help coordinate vocational workshops

Requirements: University degree from accredited institution

Skills: Team Work, Leadership, Public Speaking, Fundraising/Grant Writing, Teaching/Tutoring, Writing/Editing, Education, Business/Entrepreneur, Recruitment

Benefits: Relocation Allowance, Health Coverage*, Training, Living Allowance, Stipend, Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend, Education award upon successful completion of service. *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare

How to Apply: Apply through the AmeriCorps Portal and search for El Sol https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/search.do

For additional information contact Katerina Pecora at (561)745-9860 Ext 4104

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Adult Education
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Reading / Writing

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Year long committment

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