Posted on August 6, 2018
To support a Vocational Specialist for Women and Youth to lead their enhanced Oasis Works program, a vocational training and job placement program that will link participants to local sustainable employment. The Vocational Specialist will: teach employment readiness courses; work one-on-one with job seekers in their Employment Self-Help Center; teach industry-approved and recognized certification courses in Restaurant, Customer Service, and Bank Teller certification; and oversee the first year of their expansion of a job placement program that links program graduates directly with local internships and jobs. Their social workers will carry out a mental health assessment for each participant and provide support and referrals as necessary. Oasis provides educational and vocational programs that help women enter and succeed in the workforce, and help children flourish academically and stay in school.