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WACC - SFCC Career Navigator Coordinator
Spokane Falls Community College’s Career Navigator Program will improve access, persistence, and completion of education for economically disadvantaged youth and adults in the Spokane, WA area. This project will contribute to higher completion rates and higher earning potential for Spokane K-12 and SFCC students by connecting academic classroom learning with career interests and job preparation activities such as writing resumes and cover letters, mock interviews, and participating in job shadows. In the third year of the project, the VISTA member will institutionalize the project to ensure continued success. The member will also continue to mobilize volunteers and standardize the campus volunteer policies and procedures. The VISTA member joins the statewide Washington Campus Compact VISTA team whose members increase the capacity of campus-community partnerships by leveraging campus resources and community assets to address the critical issues of education access and food security. Washington Campus Compact is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our national service programs. People of color, LGBTQ individuals, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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Member Duties : In Year 3, the VISTA member will institutionalize the project for long-term sustainability and success: 1) Partner with Spokane Public Schools to identify high school classrooms where Career Navigator Program will take place in winter and spring quarters, 2) Recruit and train SFCC students to serve as Peer Career Navigator Mentors, 3) Tailor current curriculum and materials to individual classroom needs, 4) Identify and establish partnerships with community-based organizations to provide employer-engagement activities for SFCC Pullman students, 5) Continue outreach and marketing of volunteer tracking software and create training materials for staff and community partners, 6) Coordinate days of service by planning events, mobilizing student volunteers, creating outreach materials, and documenting best practices.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Housing ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Education ,  Public Speaking ,  General Skills ,  Team Work ,  Communications ,  Computers/Technology ,  Recruitment ,  Writing/Editing . 
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WACC - SFCC Career Navigator Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
08/18/2017  -   08/18/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations WASHINGTON  

Accepting Applications
From  04/24/2017  To  07/07/2017 

Contact Denise Blike
516 High St
Bellingham   WA   98225
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 73689