The City Corps of San Diego County is now hiring new Corpsmembers for its North County location in Escondido.
For those who or somebody you recognize is 18-26 years outdated, prepared to work onerous, have enjoyable, and receives a commission whereas incomes a highschool diploma, City Corps could be the good match.
City Corps is an authorized native conservation corps whose mission is to offer younger adults with the instruments to increase their profession alternatives by way of training, life abilities coaching, and paid work expertise on initiatives that profit the neighborhood.
Corpsmembers work and obtain job coaching 4 days every week on neighborhood initiatives akin to tree planting, habitat restoration, graffiti elimination, recycling, development, and landscaping and attend college sooner or later every week at City Corps Constitution Faculty – an onsite WASC-accredited constitution highschool to earn their diploma.
For extra data, attend an Data Session at 2200 Micro Place in Escondido on Mondays (excluding holidays) at 9:30 a.m. No appointment is important and walk-ins are welcome.
With their participation, Corpsmembers obtain a paycheck and extra providers by way of our Corpsmember Growth Division that helps them put together for his or her future together with profession and psychological counseling, life abilities workshops, case administration, and one-on-one help with resumes, job and faculty functions, and job placement.
“City Corps is a one-stop store to assist younger adults with a second probability,” mentioned CEO Kyle Kennedy. “Not solely a second probability for a highschool diploma, however to get their life again on observe and earn a paycheck whereas doing it. Typically individuals are unable to return to highschool as a result of they want an earnings to outlive. City Corps pays them for his or her work and job coaching and helps them get their highschool diploma together with different providers that assist them thrive.”
After finishing this system at City Corps, youth are extra employable, have the abilities and confidence wanted to reach the workforce, and know the significance of useful resource preservation and giving again to the neighborhood. On common 90 p.c of graduates are both positioned in jobs following commencement or are enrolled in increased training.
“City Corps has given me a second probability and a push in life to maintain going,” mentioned Corpsmember alum Helen Fehoko who graduated from this system in June 2022. “I’m grateful for City Corps as a result of it had such an affect on me.”
For extra data or to hitch City Corps, go to right here.