CIELO Career Mentors
WhenIt's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.
Where15744 Goldenwest StreetHuntington Beach, CA 92647
CIELO is looking for dedicated volunteers to join the CIELO team and mentor our clients who are attempting to find employment and develop a social network. Volunteers will be trained by CIELO specialists and provided materials to further assist clients. CIELO hopes to inspire individuals to pursue the qualities of innovation, entrepreneurship, leadership & opportunities. We assist those who wish to find employment or pursue entrepreneurship with 1:1 mentoring and networking strategies.
Expectations: Mentors will require some experience in tutoring, mentoring or teaching in the educational field or a business setting. Preferred college experience and internships are welcomed.
Mentoring sessions: CIELO will assist clients who are seeking employment, pursuing a career position or just developing a social network. Mentors will be assisting clients with questions, tasks and goals during mentoring sessions. CIELO staff will be supervising each session and providing guidance to mentors and clients.
Responsibilities: Providing customer service, 1:1 mentoring, teaching, tutoring, Professional communication with clients and staff
Training: 2 hour training session and training handbook will be provided.
Clients: Majority of clients will be college students from Golden West College, but ages range between 19-65 (a lot of diversity).
Language: Bilingual speakers are welcome
Location: CIELO Office is Located at Golden West College 15744 Goldenwest Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92647. Student Annex Building
Hours: We are asking between 2 to 4 hours per week. Mostly evening hours
(Example: Tuesdays, 5-7pm). Schedule is fairly consistent and plenty of opportunities for more hours (in order to fulfill internships).
Commitment: For CIELO to provide references or letters of recommendation, volunteers will be asked to volunteer for at least 3 to 5 months. Attendance and cooperation will also be expected.
- Resume Development
- Cover Letter Development
- Mock Interviewing
- Social Network Strategies
- Job Searching Methods
CIELO AmeriCorps VIP Fellow
- Adult Education
- People Skills
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Critical Thinking
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- CIELO is requesting at least 3 to 5 months.
- Some college experience