Timeframe: Dec. 11-May 28th. Different time commitments for different roles.
Description: A leadership program that focuses on building workforce readiness, life, and soft skills. Business mentor’s guide students through JA Curriculum and items of career aspirations and self-discovery. Once students complete JA Curriculum and hands on assignments using a job shadow software, they will interview for paid internship positions with companies local to South Florida.
1. Volunteer Teacher Groups: Needed for one-two days per month for 2 hours each session to teach JA Curriculum via Zoom/Teams Applications to students in groups of 25-30 for eight months.
2. Guest Speaker: Meet with students for 30 minutes to discuss life, struggles and career pathways taken.
3. HR Assistance: Teach one two hour session on interviewing and workplace skills and complete mock interviews with students (Month of November or April).
4. Youth Employment provider: employ student for a period of 4-weeks to ensure they enhance and utilize skills learned in JA Career Bound.