INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: College/Career Navigator, OCTC SkillTrain, Adult Education, Owensboro Ky.
Owensboro Community and Technical College SkillTrain
Nature of Business: Adult Education
Address: 1501 Frederica Street
City/State: Owensboro, KY Zip: 42301
Contact Person: Lindsey Kafer Title: Director, Adult Education Services
Phone: (270) 686-3781 Fax: (270) 686-4550 Email: Lindsey.Kafer@kctcs.edu
(Brief introduction explaining organization’s goals and missions)
OCTC’s mission is to improve our community’s economic development and competitive advantage by providing high quality, world-class learning experiences through career degree programs, workforce development, and transfer to baccalaureate degree programs.
Internship Job Title: College/Career Navigator
Duties/Responsibilities: Meet with individual students to plan college/career pathways; Provide guidance and resources for determining college/career interests; Connect students with OCTC Start Center, Financial Aid Office, etc., and/or potential employers; Assist with new student orientation/intake process as needed.
- Four-year degree
- Warm and welcoming demeanor
- Attentive to detail
- Willingness to learn new skills and be flexible
- Familiarity with educational opportunities at OCTC and/or WKU-O
- Experience working with people from other countries
Anticipated Work Schedule and Other Job Specifications:
Start Date: January 22, 2018 Expected End Date: May 11, 2018
Number of Hours per Week: 10 Days/Times Preferred: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. or 4 – 7:30 p.m.
Will there be a salary or stipend? yes _X_ no If yes, amount of compensation: n/a
Academic major or program that might best fit the position: Education, Human Services, or Organizational Leadership
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We affirm that we are an equal opportunity employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other factor prohibited by law.