1st ANNUAL COLLEGE READINESS SEMINAR FOR PARENTS AND STUDENTS

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2014 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

RHODES COLLEGE (MAP)
2000 North Parkway
Memphis, TN 38112

The College Readiness Seminar is dedicated to high school students, ages 15-18 years old, who are interested in educating themselves and preparing for success on a college campus. In essence, this seminar will prepare today’s student for the demands of college and the developmental process through college-life.

The College Readiness Seminar will be a half-day session where students can learn how to complete college entrance and scholarship applications, learn tools to better prepare students for Freshman year and beyond, financial stability and to better acclimate students for college by listening to current college students during a panel discussion.
FREE EVENT! MUST REGISTER TO ATTEND!
REGISTER
HERE!

 

STUDENT AND PARENT WORKSHOPS INCLUDE:

  • Life Skills Preparations
  • College Admission Techniques
  • Financial Aid Advice
  • Panel Discussion with College Students Moderated by DJ Stan Bell (V101)
  • Panel Discussion for Parents
  • Motivational Message by Mr. Jeremy Whittaker (The Talented Tenth)

Parents and students can register for the seminar here!

Advertisements

Job Coach

Will facilitate life skills training, job readiness, and career development workshops with the specific goals of teaching clients necessary to enter the workforce at a level of competency and consistency; track & maintain client attendance reports, complete client intake, assessments and individual progress plans as well as career services counseling.  The successful candidate will be able to communicate written and orally with the ability to write and speak persuasively; and a minimum of 4 years’ experience in employment placement, job readiness. Bachelor’s Degree in education, counseling, psychology and/or social work field preferred.  Must have experience working with the disabled population in a job readiness workshop environment.  Experience teaching or working in a janitorial, customer service, warehouse/distribution environment is a plus. Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screen.

 

Samantha Dowdy, Human Resources Recruiter

Memphis Goodwill, Inc./6895 Stage Rd., Memphis, TN 38133

Office 901-323-6221 Ext. 124 / Email: sdowdy@goodwillmemphis.org