Employment Opportunity: Career Preparation Program (CPP) Specialist
Department: Career Preparation Program
Classification: Exempt Dates of Posting: 02.16.22 – 02.23.22
Ensure the timely reception and warm welcome of new Job Corps student arrivals by providing a well-rounded and highly structured program. Prepare each student for successful participation in the Career
Development Services Systems by providing an introduction to Job Corps Center Staff and the roles they
play in student’s long-term outcomes.
A Bachelor Degree with a concentration in Counseling, Psychology, Social Work or Vocational Counseling in
a related field with three years of teaching or Vocational Counseling experience. 1 year of Job Corps or
related experience working with disadvantaged youth is preferred. OR an Associate Degree or equivalent
with a concentration in a related field of Counseling, Psychology, Social Work and 7 years of demonstrated
vocational counseling experience. 3 years of experience in an employment and training program which
service disadvantage youths.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
• Effective verbal and written communication skills; Effective organization skills;
• Effective interpersonal skills.
LICENSES OR CERTIFICATES: A valid Regular Driver License is required.
Interested internal applicants apply online and forward an updated resume and appropriate credentials to:
Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center
ATTN: Human Resources
1555 McAlister Drive Memphis, TN 38116
Apply on our website at https://bhooksjcc.applicantpool.com/jobs/
Your application will not be considered if you fail to meet the required deadline.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
MINACT is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans