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JA My Way Junior Achievement
Interest Profiler- CFNC
Interest Inventory- Major Clarity
My Next Move
ASVAB- Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery
Resumes for High School Students
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The Gardens at Wakefield Plantation
Address: 12800 Spruce Tree Way Raleigh, 27614,
Servers Needed; Lunch Shift: 10:45 a.m. -1:30 p.m. Dinner Shift: 4:15 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. Applications available in the SHS Career Center and at the location listed above. Return completed applications to the site and be prepared for an informal interview at that time.
Whispering Pines Gracious Retirement Living
Address: 7501 Lead Mine Road Raleigh, 27615
Applications must be completed in person at the address above.
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT (Bi-lingual description)
LEGAL ASSISTANT: Single practice Raleigh area office that caters to the Hispanic community looks for an Administrative/Legal Assistant. Fluent written and spoken Spanish and English required. Send resume & letter, stating income expectations, in English and Spanish to: 2Americas, email: mcrosby@2Americas.com .
The ideal candidate is professional; detail oriented, and possesses excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Spanish as well as advanced computer knowledge (especially Microsoft Office- Word, Excel and Outlook). Strong inter-personal, organizational, secretarial and communication skills are a must. The successful candidate will provide a wide range of administrative and general support functions to the attorney, and will involve direct contact with clients. This includes handling documents and correspondence of a legal and/or highly confidential nature. The right candidate will be trained as to the specific procedures for the firm.
ASISTENTE LEGAL: Para un despacho jurídico unipersonal en Raleigh que sirve a la comunidad hispana se busca asistente legal/administrativo/a. Se requiere fluidez oral y escrita en español e inglés. Mandar antecedentes y carta de presentación con expectativas de salario en inglés y español correo electrónico firstname.lastname@example.org .
La persona ideal para el trabajo es profesional, orientada al detalle y con excelente nivel oral y escrito en inglés y español. También deberá tener conocimientos avanzados de computación (especialmente Microsoft Office – Word, Excel y Outlook) y muy buena capacidad interpersonal, organizativa, secretarial y de comunicación. Proveerá un amplio espectro de servicios administrativos y generales al licenciado, incluyendo contacto directo con los clientes y manejo de documentos y correspondencia legal y/o altamente confidencial. La persona elegida será entrenada en los procesos específicos de la firma.
Tijuana Flats is hiring. Apply in store at 1310 E. Millbrook Rd. Raleigh or online at Tijuanaflats.com/careers
Jersey Mike's is HIRING and hosting a career interest meeting. Email Jacob Jewell at email@example.com for details.
The US Census is HIRING! You must be at least 18 years old, so it's perfect for graduating seniors! Many job vacancies in our area. This is a federal job and looks great on your resume! Apply online 2020census.gov/jobs
Wegman's, in Raleigh, is HIRING for all areas! Apply online at wegmans.com/careers, then click "Search Careers" to get started.
AE Finley YMCA is hiring lifeguards and swim instructors. If you are a strong swimmer and not lifeguard certified, Finley will provide the certification class free as well as training.
Regal Cinemas is HIRING at North Hills. Apply online at REGmovies.com
Autobell is HIRING at all Raleigh locations. Apply online at autobell.com/jobs
King's Town Child Development Center is hiring for afternoon staff. Work with infants-4 year olds. Hours are Mon-Fri. 2:45-6:00 p.m. Contact Beth Scott at 919-819-0976 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to apply.
Panera Bread is Hiring in our area. Apply here!
Alexander Family YMCA is Hiring after-school counselors and tutors for their Y Learning Programs. Various locations available. Rate is $7.25 and $8.40 respectively. Apply now!
Sprouts Farmer's Market is HIRING! Apply at www.sprouts.com/careers
Upcoming Activities & Events (FALL/WINTER 2019-20)
SHS College & Career Options Fair, October 17, 2019 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Recruiting colleges and companies to set up table displays to distribute info to students and to network with teachers/staff and other presenters. If you are a college or company rep and want to participate as a vendor, click this link to register!! https://forms.gle/gDgJkUrfvX6VEXyU7
UNC Hospital Health Career Symposium, October 17, 2019
If you are interested in a health career, plan to attend this activity at UNC Healthcare in Chapel Hill. Topic is "Neonatal Care". A tour of UNC Hospitals is included. You must register in the SHS career center by September 17th. Cost is $10 and includes breakfast & lunch. Only 7 students from SHS may attend. Email email@example.com if interested or SIGN UP in the career center!
Date: October 30
Freshman Leadership Conference w/John Casablancas
Date: February 2020
Junior Volunteers at Wake Med (Summer)
The goal of this program is to provide hands-on volunteer experience that meets the current needs of the hospital. Must be 16 years old. Summer track (June, July & August) application opens 1st week of April. Check website for link to sign up. https://www.wakemed.org/volunteering-junior-volunteering
To be considered for a Junior Volunteer position, you must be age 16 or older on the date the application portals open.
Xtreme Beginnings Career Event,
9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon @ NCSU McKimmon Center/ This event is for 10th and 11th graders. Sessions include Career/College Expo, Personal Branding & Mock Interviews Students should contact Ms. Claiborne in the career center if you want to participate.
Location: Contemporary Art & Design Center in downtown Raleigh Contact Mr. Watkins in room 227 for details
Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day
Only 3 girls from each high school may attend. Learn from women working as civil engineers. Interactive projects and more. Lunch provided. Sign up in the career center.
Reality of Money Simulation
8:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. Small Gym Adult volunteers needed. If you are interested in helping at one of the stations the students will visit, sign up here where you will get more details and volunteer time options. This is a financial education event for seniors. Email Ms. Claiborne with questions firstname.lastname@example.org
American Legion Student Trooper Program 2019
Juniors and seniors (male & female students) may apply to the Student Trooper Program.
Date: Summer 2020
Where: NC Highway Patrol Training Center in Raleigh
Each applicant must be sponsored by an American Legion Post. Call 919-832-7506 if you need help in finding a sponsoring post. Students will participate in a wide variety of instructional sessions. The purpose is to "create an association between our young people and the folks responsible for enforcing the laws of our State." Application and additional details in the career center.
Lunch N Learn Sessions- Sign up in the Career Center!
Dates and Topics TBD
All lunch periods in the career center. Drinks & light snacks provided.
Hispanic Career Fair,
Date Jan. 2020 Over 35 companies and organizations with Hispanic professionals on hand to inspire and share career info and resources with students. Must receive a PASS to attend. Parents welcome. Contact Ms. Claiborne, CDC for details.
ChickTech Free program for female students who want to learn about App Design, 3D Printing, Robotics, Wearable Technology, Video Production and Web Development. Students must be nominated by teacher or staff member. Visit raleigh-durham.chicktech.org for more details.