Monthly Archives: July 2009

Pathways will be hosting a Job/Career Fair this Thursday, July 30 from 10am-2pm.

15-20 Employers from across central VA are expected to come, including
Perdue Replenishment Center, Tyson’s Food, UPS, Target, Care Advantage,
Goodwill Employment Center, Randstad, Virginia Employment Commission,
and others. Attendees should bring resumes and be prepared to apply
in-person.  It’s time to take control of your future!

What:
Job/Career Fair
When:
Thursday, July 30, 2009
10am – 2pm
Where:
Pathways
1200 W. Washington St.
Petersburg, VA 23803
Contact:
Talibah Majeed
tmajeed@pathways-va.org
804-862-1104 ext. 340

Procter & Gamble will be hosting a Virtual Online Diversity Career Fair on Thursday, October 1, 2009

 The Procter & Gamble Virtual Online Diversity Career Fair is a revolutionary, online career fair that applicant can access from the comfort of their own computer. Applicants will have the opportunity to talk in “real time” with Procter and Gamble employees from all areas of the company, such as marketing, research and development, finance and accounting, consumer marketing knowledge and so on. During the career fair, you will have the opportunity to submit your resume and apply for job openings. You can visit facebook.com and search Procter and Gamble Diversity for up to date information. Invite a Friend.

Community Resources Coordinator; OAR of Richmond, Inc.

Description:  Manages the organization’s volunteer services program, 
client group services, and special activities.
Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree preferred or post-secondary coursework 
and equivalent experience, an interest in working with a correctional 
population, jail security clearance, and working knowledge of Microsoft 
Office.  
Salary:  $30,000 annually (non-negotiable) plus benefits
Closing Date:  July 31, 2009
Send cover letter and resume to:
Barbara Slayden
OAR of Richmond, Inc.
One North Third Street
Richmond, VA  23219
 
Or by email to:  info@oarric.org 

Campus Ambassador; Jostens – Richmond, VA

Location:
Richmond, Virginia

Job Status:
Part-Time 

Compensation:
Pay is $10.00 per hour, commission and sales goals to be set each semester.

Industry:  
Other 

Job Function:  
Sales 

Description:  
Work approximately 20 hours per month, on a flexible schedule. 
Act as a touchstone with students & liaison to campus culture; provide feedback.
Promote marketing incentives, deliver presentations to student leaders and organizations and work events with our sales associates. 
Compensated on an hourly and commission basis; commissions based on both individual and total VCU sales. 
Eligible to extend their internship experience for multiple semesters pending their performance. 
Ambassadors partner with the University and the Jostens Sales Representative. 

Is this a Work Study position?  
No 

Preferred Method of Application:  
Email Employer Contact 

Contact Information:

Maureen Cooper | Territory Sales Representative

4600 King William Rd
Richmond, Virginia  23225 
Email: maureen.cooper@jostens.com 

Residential Advocate and Domestic Violence Specialist; YWCA of Richmond

The YWCA of Richmond is a large non-profit organization that provides comprehensive services to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. We provide excellent advocacy and clinical services to men, women and children experiencing domestic and sexual violence. You must possess a valid driver’s license, pass a drug and criminal background check, and have a degree in social work or psychology, have crisis advocacy experience, and the ability to speak fluent Spanish is preferred. We welcome and encourage persons of all races, gender
identities, sexual orientations, religions, abilities, socio-economic status, and ethnicities to apply.
 We are currently hiring for: 
Residential Advocates
Evening, overnight, and weekend part-time shifts available. Set days and times available as well as flexible (as needed) positions needed to work in a creative and therapeutic residential program for women and children who have experienced Domestic Violence.
Each position will work with a clinical team and report directly to the Residential Supervisor.
Qualifications: Preferred Bachelor’s Degree in human services, driver’s license and transportation, and at-least two years experience working with individuals or families in crisis. But will consider all applicants. Persons must have good computer skills and excellent
listening and communication skills. The hourly pay rate is based on education and experience.
Domestic Violence Hotline Specialist: (Full Time/Daytime Hour Position)
The Hotline Specialist will primarily be responsible for providing information and referral services to domestic violence and sexual assault callers; document all calls answered in accordance with YWCA policies and procedures; screen callers for appropriateness for
residential, community or support group services by assessing the extent of domestic violence, mental health, substance abuse, and homeless issues. This position will also need to successfully be able to process new residents by completing intake forms, reviewing shelter policies and procedures; arranges transportation for residents to appointments;
completes exit forms and reviews follow-up services. This position will also maintaining accurate demographic and other statistical information according to YWCA policies and procedures; tabulate and maintain shelter records of all direct service hours and other administrative duties as needed. 
Qualifications: Bachelor degree in human services field or equivalent experience; an understanding of the issues of intimate partner and family violence; ability to work with people of various ethnic, racial, socioeconomic, sexual orientations, and religious backgrounds; an
ability to remain patient and calm in crisis situations; energetic and flexible; self-directed and able to make decisions; ability to manage multiple projects and activities simultaneously.
To Apply: 
Qualified and interested persons may send a cover letter, resume, and 3-5 references to: YWCA of Richmond, 6 North 5th Street, Richmond, VA 23219 Attn: Chris Carson, Coordinator of Sexual and Domestic Violence Services or by E-mail to: ccarson@ywcarichmond.org by no later than July 24, 2009.