Outreach Admissions Counselor
Location: Lenexa, KS
Job ID: 47966
Facility: Job Corps
Do you have recruitment/sales experience, a can-do spirit, and the desire to help others? WE WANT YOU!
We offer FREE health insurance for medical, vision, and dental, as well as opportunities for additional life and supplemental insurance, and 401(k) available!
Vacation, and accrual of sick days are included and accessible within the first 3 months of your hire date!
Position starts at $21.89/hour
Flint Hills Job Corps is a federally funded secondary educational program that helps students between the ages of 16 and 24 gain their independence in a safe and caring environment. Job Corps also lets students get certification in certain trades, and helps them finish their high school education if needed.
If that sounds appealing, come join our Admissions Counselor team!
-Reports to the OA/CTS Director. Responsible for providing placement and follow up services to former enrollees and graduates in compliance with government and management directives.
-Conduct innovative outreach activities with public service agencies, community organizations, schools and individuals who might refer eligible candidates to the Job Corps program
- Interview interested candidates and obtain pertinent information on each one
- Maintain monthly goals/targets established by the PRH and management
-Prepare necessary and required reports related to the outreach
- Participate in student employability programs and activities
-Maintain accountability of students and property; adhere to safety practices
-Bachelor's in Human Services, Psychology, Counseling, Education, Social Science, Business, Communications, or closely related field.
-Associate's and two years related experience required.
-Excellent written and verbal skills
-Valid Driver's License with acceptable driving record
-Experience with Outreach/Recruitment/Admissions preferred