LOCATION: Bronx, NY
POSITION TYPE: Full-Time
REPORTS TO: Director, Relationship Management
The Social Ventures team at Per Scholas is a new, large-scale, customized training effort and has contracted with a large US-based tech services company to train local talent for in-demand tech roles. We are a nimble, multi-disciplinary team seeking individuals who can ensure the success of this initiative.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Platform by Per Scholas seeks a Senior Manager, Career Development to ensure their students are successful in the workplace after graduation. The Senior Manager coordinates closely with Director, Relationship Management to design and refine the career development curriculum, engages with students throughout their coursework, and delivers components of the career development curriculum in coordination with course instructors. The Senior Manager works closely with recent graduates to help them find and secure employment, advise them on career advancement opportunities, refer them to supportive services, and provide coaching and other activities to ensure ongoing success in the workplace.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
WHAT YOU’LL BRING TO US:
WHY WORK HERE?
We believe our staff is the heart and soul of the organization. Our workplace culture is challenging, supportive, collaborative and mission-driven. We take a genuine interest in career paths and work-life balance and welcome contributing ideas from staff at all levels. Working at Per Scholas means working somewhere full of engaging, savvy, diverse people who care deeply about pushing our work forward.
You’ll enjoy a welcoming and professional environment, self-development opportunities, innovative technology, and benefits such as healthcare and a 401K match. If you want to work in a progressive organization, where you can build something meaningful and have fun while doing it, we would love to hear from you.
ABOUT PER SCHOLAS:
Per Scholas is a national nonprofit that drives positive and proven social change in communities across the country. Through rigorous and tuition-free technology training and professional development, we prepare motivated and curious adults who are unemployed or underemployed for successful careers as IT professionals, and we create on-ramps to businesses in need of their talents. Today we provide our solutions in six cities across the country: Atlanta, GA; Greater Cincinnati, OH; Columbus, OH; Dallas, TX; the National Capital Region; and New York. To date, Per Scholas has trained more than 7,000 individuals, helping them build lasting, life-changing skills and careers in technology.
Platform by Per Scholas, a new series of customized training tracks that put students in direct hiring pipelines with major technology employers, is an extension of the Per Scholas workforce development model. Platform students receive free hands-on training, career development resources and interview opportunities with technology employers to help take their career to the next level.
If you have any questions about this role, please feel free to email our Talent Team at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to viewing your application!
Equal Employment Opportunity
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