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UCC Events

Nonprofit Careers Revealed

January 29, 2014

5:30 pm- 6:30 pm

West Grace South, Room 1000A

835 West Grace Street

 

Representatives from the Young Nonprofit Professionals Association pull back the curtain and reveal the real story about working for a cause. Learn about their journey toward a career with a nonprofit and strategies you can use to find a job that fits your passion. Open to all students.  This event is a partnership with Connect VA

 


Nonprofit Career Fair

February, 5 2014

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Richmond Salons, University Student Commons

What interests you?  Chances are, a nonprofit organization exists related to your interest.  Learn about career and internship opportunities during the Nonprofit Career Fair.  Connect with representatives from dozens of organizations and discover the skills and talents you need for a career in the nonprofit sector. All students are welcome. This event is a partnership with Connect VA.

Career Opportunities!

About Wilkerson’s Consultants, Inc.

 

For more than 15 years, Wilkerson’s Consultants, Inc. has been committed to changing the lives of at-risk youth, one child at a time! Wilkerson’s Consultants Inc. offers Intensive In-Home Counseling, Therapeutic Day Treatment and Therapeutic Mentoring Services.  Wilkerson’s Consultants works diligently to provide support for at-risk youth that have serious mental, emotional and behavioral problems that present challenges in the home, school and community. It is our goal to help our clients prepare for success so they can experience a life free from dysfunction and institutional dependency. Wilkerson’s Consultants Inc. is expanding our programs and need additional professional staff who are dedicated, experienced, and want a career opportunity to make a difference in the lives of at-risk youth.

 

Full-Time and Part-Time Job Openings

                                                                            Intensive In-Home               

Intensive In-Home is designed to be a short-term medically necessary mental health service that provides therapeutic interventions for client and their family.  The service provides life skills activities, behavior management, parent education, crisis intervention and case management that supports permanency goals.  Services are person centered, family focused and foster safe connections in their community.

 

Therapeutic Day Treatment

School Based

Therapeutic Day Treatment is a school based service that provides a model of positive behavioral interventions and supports to at-risk students.  Wilkerson’s Consultants counselors assist the student to process and manage stressors associated with peer interactions, teacher / student dynamics and academic challenges. Wilkerson’s Consultants work to strengthen home and school partnerships through participation in school and community events, IEP meetings, faculty meetings, and different school committee that support the school and promotes a positive learning environment.

 

After School/Summer

Therapeutic Day Treatment is offered after school and during the summer. Therapeutic Day Treatment Service provides a full day of activity based treatment programs in a fun filled and therapeutic environment. Youth continue to work on their treatment goals in their Individual Service Plan while having fun.

Staff Qualifications

Qualified candidates have a Bachelor degree, Masters Degree preferred and have a minimum of 1-year clinical experience working with at-risk-youth. The following degrees are accepted:

 

Send Resume to:Kimberly Best Johnson, Clinical Director @ wilkconinc@verizon.net or Fax: 804-279-9292     Phone: 804-279-9468 www.wilkersonsconsultants.com

 

 

Counseling

Counselor/Counseling Education

School Counseling

College and Community Counseling

Community Counseling

Mental Health Counseling

Pastoral Counseling Counselor Education

School and Community Counseling Counseling and Human Development

Social Work Psychology Sociology Marriage and Family Therapy Art and Music Therapy Human Services

Human Services Counseling

Human Development

Child Development

Cognitive Sciences

Behavioral Sciences

Special Education Education and Psychology

Forensic Psychology

Health Promotion

Health and Human Services

Mock Interviews

University Career Center – Student Commons
Are you interested in practicing your professional interviewing skills? Do you want to improve your skills interacting with professional recruiters? Would you like to practice your elevator pitch on someone other than your roommate?
If you said yes to any of these questions, sign up NOW for one of the mock interview sessions available with recruiters from Enterprise Holdings (the parent company of Enterprise Rent-a-Car).
To sign up, follow these quick steps: 1. Use the “Jobs & Internships Search” link to search for job #1337 using the keyword “mock” or the job ID #1337 in an advanced search. 2. Click on the “View Interview Schedule” button attached to job #1337. 3. Click on the Schedule ID #59. 4. Click on the “Sign Up” Button. 5. Choose the interview time slot that works best for you – click on the word “Sign-Up” next to your preferred time.
Be sure to come to the mock interview professionally dressed and with a copy of your resume printed out to share with your interviewer.

 

Dominion Waiver Services seeking In Home Counselor

*Job ID: 1147
*Title: In home Counselor
Organization Name: No Link Dominion Waiver Services
Linked Contact: Relink James Held
No of Openings:
*Work Schedule: Shifts available 7 days a week
*Hours per Week: Negotiable
*Compensation: Paid
Wage/Salary: $10.00
Hourly Rate or Annual Rate: Hourly Rate
Employment Start Date:
Employment End Date:
*Description: This is an independent contractor position.
Duties and Responsibilities:
– Assist and train individuals in a home setting to enable the individual to maintain health status, develop skills in IADL’s and adapting to community and home environments. Empower and support each individual in developing their own lifestyle. -Train in functional skills related to personal care (Toileting, bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.) -Train in function skills related to use of community resources (transportation, shopping social and recreational activities, etc.) -Monitor health and physical condition and assistance with medication and or medical needs if applicable. -Assist with personal care, ADLs and use of community resources (completing personal care tasks when physically unable to do so, ensure hygiene and eating needs are met, complete daily tasks) -Supervise to ensure individuals health and safety at all times -Training in adapting behavior for home and community (redirecting anger, handling social encounters with others, developing a circle of support)
*Qualifications: Education required: HS Diploma/GED Experience working with individuals with Intellectual Disabilities is preferred but not required. Training is available.
How to Apply in Addition to HireRams: If you are interested and have at least 1 year of experience please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@dominionwaiver.com Please email, do not call. Immediate positions are available.
 Contact Information

*First Name: James
Middle Initial:
*Last Name: Held
*Have you recruited at VCU previously with another organization?: No
Previous Email Address:
*Address Line 1: 1002 Wilmer Ave
Address Line 2:
*City: Richmond
*State: VA
*Zip: 23227
Country: United States
Map of Address Above : Online Map
*Phone: (804) 869-6478
Extension:
Fax: (804) 266-9022
*Email : jheld@dominionwaiver.com
Website : http://www.dominionwaiver.com
*Contact Career Centers:
School of Business
School of Engineering
University Career Center
*Primary Career Center: University Career Center

St. Joseph’s Villa Career Fair

Thursday, September 26th – 12:00PM – 8:00 PM

Will be conducting on the spot interviews for:

Mental Health Counselor (Supportive Case Manager)

Working under the direction of the Program Manager, the Case Manager provides support to clients by conducting intake

interviews, conducting home visits, identifying resources, maintaining case records and representing the program before

Third Parties. Compensation starts at $15.00/hour.

FULL AND PART-TIME HOURLY POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Must be a Qualified Mental Health Provider. Two years related experience.

Bachelor’s Degree in psychology or another human services field

Valid Virginia driver’s license with good driving record

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Intensive In-Home Clinician

The Intensive In-Home Clinician coordinates all phases of assigned clients’ treatment program. Focus is upon improving the

clients’ social skills and behavior through direct interaction with the children and their families. Position requires nontraditional

hours and some “on call” hours. Compensation starts at $18.00/hour.

Bachelors Degree required. Masters Degree preferred. Must be a Qualified Mental Health Provider

Two or more years clinical experience with children and/or adolescents

Valid Virginia driver’s license with a good driving record

Good written and verbal communication skills

Counselor (DAY TREATMENT)

The Day Treatment Counselor provides direct care for assigned clients in a therapeutic after-school program serving

children ages 5-22 years with behavioral and emotional challenges and cognitive and developmental delays. Approximately

35 hrs/week. Approx. 7:45 – 3:45 during the summer and 12:00pm to 8:00pm during the school year. Work is Monday –

Friday with one Saturday per month during the school year. $13.00/hour.

Bachelors Degree in human services field

One year clinical experience; Excellent documentation skills

Valid Virginia driver’s license with good driving record

Behavior Treatment Clinician

The Behavior Treatment Clinician will work in the In Home Behavioral Treatment program providing various services to

clients and their families. These services may include, individual counseling, family counseling, parent training, behavior plan

development, communication plan development, direct behavioral intervention, case management, and family support.

These services will be provided to clients with various developmental delays and their families to prevent out of home

placement and improve in home management of behavioral concerns, communication limitations, and delayed functional

behaviors. Full time and part time positions are available. Supervision towards licensure is available. Compensation starts at

$18.00/hour.

Qualified Mental Health Provider

Bachelors Degree in a Human Services field.

Two years clinical experience with related population.

Valid Virginia driver’s license and good driving record.

If interested, please apply online BEFORE arriving at www.NeverStopBelieving.org (Contact menu, Careers tab).

Please bring with you the following:

· Copy of the Employment Application from iCIMS

· Copy of your college transcripts

· Copy of your professional license (if applicable)

· Copy of your current driving record

· Contact info for at least three (3) professional references

 

Career Center Events

INTERESTED IN THE PEACE CORPS?

WHAT: PEACE CORPS INFORMATION SESSION

WHEN: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2013

TIME: 3:00-4:00 P.M.  FOLLOWED BY QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS 4:00-4:30

WHERE: STUDENT UNIVERSITY COMMONS, THE FORUM ROOM

 

STUDENTS MAY COME AND GO AS REQUIRED BY THEIR CLASS SCHEDULES. THEY DO NOT HAVE TO STAY FOR THE ENTIRE SESSION

 

THE GOVERNMENT CAREER AND INTERNSHIP FAIR IS COMING SOON!

WHAT: ALL VCU STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO CONNECT WITH LOCAL, STATE, AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AGENCY REPRESENTATIVES TO EXPLORE CAREER AND INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES.RECOMMENDED DRESS IS PROFESSIONAL.

WHEN: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2013

TIME: 12:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.

WHERE: THE UNIVERSITY STUDENT COMMONS- RICHMOND SALONS

Upcoming Career Center Events

INTERESTED IN THE PEACE CORPS?

WHAT: PEACE CORPS INFORMATION SESSION

WHEN: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2013

TIME: 3:00-4:00 P.M.  FOLLOWED BY QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS 4:00-4:30

WHERE: STUDENT UNIVERSITY COMMONS, THE FORUM ROOM

 

STUDENTS MAY COME AND GO AS REQUIRED BY THEIR CLASS SCHEDULES. THEY DO NOT HAVE TO STAY FOR THE ENTIRE SESSION

 

THE GOVERNMENT CAREER AND INTERNSHIP FAIR IS COMING SOON!

WHAT: ALL VCU STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO CONNECT WITH LOCAL, STATE, AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AGENCY REPRESENTATIVES TO EXPLORE CAREER AND INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES.RECOMMENDED DRESS IS PROFESSIONAL.

WHEN: WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2013

TIME: 12:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.

WHERE: THE UNIVERSITY STUDENT COMMONS- RICHMOND SALONS

Retail Intern (Summer, Continuing into Academic Year); Opportunity available through VCU’s RamsRecruiting

Interested  – apply through RamsRecruiting today! 

You can find out more by logging into your RamsRecruiting account. Use our One-Click Searches for “New Opportunities Posted by VCU’s RamsRecruiting”. Then, if desired, you can Narrow Your Results feature on the left hand side of your search results.

Make sure that your resume has been approved before you apply for this position. You can do so by contacting your Career Consultant or by utilizing our walk-in hours:

Kaplan

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