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EMPLOYMENT INTERN

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Part of the Solution (POTS)
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Bronx County, NY
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Publicado hace 16 días

About POTS

Part of the Solution (POTS) is a 'one-stop shop' helping low-income individuals and families move from crisis to stability and, ultimately, self-sufficiency. POTS helps more than 30,000 people, including 9,000 children, annually. Currently, services include a Community Dining Room, a Food Pantry, Shower, Mail Facilities, Barbershop, Case Management, Legal Clinic and Stability Services Counseling. 

About the position

The Employment Intern will assist POTS clients seeking employment using the skills and resources commonly associated with case management and social work. The Employment Intern will assess clients’ skills, employment history and goals and develop case plans aimed at improving job-related skills and removing other barriers with the goal of obtaining employment.

  • Recruit and assess clients: With a focus on work readiness, assess interested clients in the areas of education, work experience, professionalism, goals and barriers. Potentially attend job fairs and other recruitment events to recruit new clients.
  • Create employment-focused case plans: Work with clients to identify specific and realistic employment goals based on education, skills, experience and interests. Reduce and remove barriers and create new pathways to employment and career advancement. When appropriate connect clients to GED/HSE/ESOL classes and skills training programs. Services provided include working with clients to improve resumes and cover letters, interviewing skills practice, and a reduction of barriers to work (for example finding child care or elder care, housing stability). Follow up with clients to provide supportive services geared towards employment stability and career advancement.
  • Collaborate with partner providers: Maintain and build POTS connections to employers and other workforce development providers. Maintain and use this network to appropriately refer clients to programs that will serve them best.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree or pursuing bachelor’s degree
  • Ability to have complex conversations in Spanish
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Knowledgeable with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Willingness to be creative and flexible, compassionate and patient
  • Dedication to the mission and values of POTS

Preferred

  • Knowledge of nonprofit network in the NYC metro area, specifically workforce development providers
  • Interest in working in the Workforce Development space longer term


To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to employment@potsbronx.org with the subject “Employment Intern” The cover letter must include a description of the applicant's qualifications and Spanish language ability.

POTS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. POTS encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, and veteran status.

About POTS

Part of the Solution (POTS) is a 'one-stop shop' helping low-income individuals and families move from crisis to stability and, ultimately, self-sufficiency. POTS helps more than 30,000 people, including 9,000 children, annually…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Fecha de inicio
    1 de junio de 2022
  • Fecha de finalización
    30 de noviembre de 2022
  • Fecha límite de postulación
    31 de mayo de 2022
  • Payment
    Por hora
  • Horas por Semana
    15-20 hours per week

Cómo aplicar

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to employment@potsbronx.org with the subject “Employment Intern” The cover letter must include a description of the applicant's qualifications and Spanish language ability.

POTS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. POTS encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, and veteran status.

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to employment@potsbronx.org with the subject “Employment Intern” The cover letter must include a description of the applicant's…

Ubicación

Presencial
2759 Webster Ave, Bronx, NY 10458, USA

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