Management & Training Corporation Admissions Counselor/Career Transition Specialist in Hartford, Connecticut

Admissions Counselor/Career Transition Specialist

Education & Training

Hartford, ConnecticutReqID: 21866

Operated by Management & Training Corporation (MTC), The Hartford Job Corp Center is a no-cost education program that helps young people improve the quality of their lives through career technical and academic training. Combining both modernity and old world charm, Connecticut’s capital city offers world class dining, international cultural attractions, and award winning entertainment venues. Apply today for an opportunity to make a difference with MTC, a leader in social impact.

Description

Essential Functions:Admissions & Career Transition

  • Recruit students who are ready to complete their high school or GED as well as complete a trade (manufacturing, CNA, CMA, Business/Insurance).

  • Conduct outreach to agencies and schools and non-profits; develop and maintain good relationships with them to ensure HJCA is a go-to institution for eligible students

  • Determine eligibility and prepare appropriate paperwork and guide the introductory process

  • Maintain files in keeping with Federal guidelines; ensure privacy of student information

  • When students are preparing to transition out of program, work with Work Based Learning and Career Transition staff to ensure they are prepared for job placement

  • Continuously cultivate good relationships with businesses and other institutions who would be good hiring partners

  • Assist students with transitioning to college programs

Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in human services, psychology, counseling, education, social science, business, communications, or closely related field; or Associate’s degree and two years related experience required. Sales experience, cold-calling and team-building experience helpful. Outgoing personality. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and computer proficiency also required. Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record required

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran