Each year, the program works with dozens of local businesses, nonprofits, government agencies, and local community organizations to connect young job seekers with summer employment opportunities. We serve youth ages 16-21 and provide them with training to help them seek out, obtain, and maintain a job. For our Sponsored sites we also provide follow-up support while they’re working. Our staff works directly with employers to identify a business’s needs and use the information to help employers connect with
www.summerworks.org / www.yblky.org
LSHRM JA in a Day | Junior Achievement (April 28th) |
JCPS, Junior Achievement and KentuckianaWorks are collaborating to deliver the JA Personal Success curriculum to 11th grade students. The goal is to prepare students with the professional skills needed to ace a job interview.
Topics covered: employer expectations, first impressions, interview questions and answers, and completing a job application.
How to get involved:
1. Read the JA Personal Success overview to determine which lesson interests you most, https://jaky.org/gettowork/resources/
2. Register to lead a session. Select the VOLUNTEER tab, or click this link, https://jaky.org/gettowork/volunteer/
HR Guest Speakers Needed | Career Development for Future Graduates |
Kentuckianaworks (Code Louisville) is looking for volunteers for Mock Interview
Times available: 6pm
Start Date: March 17th, 2020-recurring
Volunteer Opportunities /Topics to be included are: Workshop Speakers, Mentors for shadowing and hosting for a monthly meeting.
Kentuckianaworks (Code Louisville) is looking for volunteers Mentoring
Start Date: TBD/recurring
Volunteer Opportunities /Topics to be included are: Mentors for shadowing and hosting for a monthly meeting.If interested in more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org