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Veteran Mentor

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ORGANIZATION: Hire MI Vet

  • 1 person is interested

Description

The Hire MI Vet Mentorship Program provides individualized career readiness support for Veterans, focusing on resumes, cover letters, networking, interviewing, elevator speech, and job search assistance. This volunteer position will consist of creating/updating resumes for Veterans in SE Michigan and NW Ohio. The work will be done virtually. Military skills and experience need to be translated into a civilian resume. The candidate should be familiar with federal resumes using USAJOBS.gov.

Expectations for Mentors

  • Provide services under the perspective of unconditional positive regard
  • Participate in monthly calls
  • Be committed to the Hire MI Vet mission to assist Veterans in gaining meaningful employment
  • Are not expected to be experts, but do have direct experience with Veterans and/or job preparation to the point to which they can confidently provide accurate service

Due to Covid-19, the work will be conducted with the Veteran virtually. The volunteer will act as a mentor by following up with the Veteran's progress.

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About Hire MI Vet

Location:

PO Box 8192, Ann Arbor, MI 48107, US

Mission Statement

A community initiative that helps Veterans gain meaningful employment.

Description

Hire MI Vet is a community initiative that coordinates and hosts hiring events and other events to open the doors to meaningful employment. The initiative is a strategic, yet very straightforward approach to helping the men and women who have served our country in the military find employment through a range of employment-related services. We offer a mentorship program, networking programs, and an annual hiring event.

To fulfill President Lincoln’s promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan, by serving and honoring the men and women who are American’s veterans."

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Employment
Veterans & Military Families
Community, Employment, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Ann Arbor AreaAnn Arbor, MI 48107

(42.280,-83.750)
 

SKILLS

  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • 2-3 hours per week

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