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Teacher Recruitment: Springfield Public Schools

Visit www.sps.springfield.ma.us to view job posting or apply onine.

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OFA Now accepting: 2015 Spring Fellowship applications

This 12-week program is a full-time position designed to build fellows' skills with volunteer recruitment, partner organization outreach, event planning, and digital organizing (to name a few). Plus, this year we have even more specialized training programs for women, college students, people in underserved communities, and for people who are bilingual.  Whether you're a seasoned organizer or just getting your feet wet, this fellowship will make you better at what you do -- guaranteed. And if you can't commit to a full-time fellowship, there are part-time fellowships available, too.  Application deadline: December 8th, and spots are limited in the program.
http://my.barackobama.com/OFA-2015-Fellowship

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FREE Student Success Program for Youth and Young Adults(16-24) in Pinellas County

Are you stuck and need a personal coach to help you reach your personal goals? This FREE Student Success program can help students enroll into their choice of community college or university, technical program, service learning/internship opportunities, employment opportunities, GED class, as well as some funds to support the student's individualized plan developed by the personal coach.  The program is free and it is not income based. Call today at (727) 327-2081 Ext 119. Availability is limited.

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Healthy Start Consultant Needed

The Parents As Teachers Plus (PAT+) home visiting program of the Healthy Start Coalition of Pinellas, Inc. is seeking temporary, part-time professional assistance from November 1, 2014, through October 31, 2015, to serve as a member of the local continuous quality improvement (CQI) team for the PAT+ program participation national collaborative.  The  individual will be responsible for participating in HV CoIIN web conferences and learning sessions as directed by FAHSC and PAT+; conducting and documenting Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) cycles; reporting on these PDSA activities; and collecting and reporting HV CoIIN data as required.  It is expected that this part-time CQI team coordinator will have the primary responsibility for leading and carrying out the HV CoIIN activities and for the submission of deliverables including reporting, data submission, participating in learning seminars that will likely include travel.  Payment is based on contract required submission of deliverables.  Experience with data collection, reporting and CQI process required.  Interested applicants should send their resume and qualifications to Patti Nagel at: pnagel@healthystartpinellas.org

Information on the Home Visiting CoIIN Initiative can be reviewed at www.hv-coiin.edc.org

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Seniors in Service of Tampa Bay, Inc. hiring Program Coordinator

November 4, 2014 - Seniors in Service of Tampa Bay, Inc. is a non-profit organization that manages volunteers primarily 55+ Baby Boomers to meet the challenges of the community with services that offer mentoring, tutoring and companionship through customized training, support and recognition of our volunteers.  The Program Coordinator works with the Grandparent Mentoring program.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the following: 

  • Coach, schedule and provide daily operational support to insure the satisfaction, success and retention of   Grandparent volunteers.
  • Maintain all volunteer program documentation, eligibility requirements, timesheets in accordance with contract, funding and program requirements. To conduct volunteer performance reviews. 
  • Conduct site quality assurance visits to evaluate delivery of high quality services and individual volunteer performance.
  • Develop volunteer training modules, conduct or coordinate in-service trainings related to the identified areas.
  • Maintain the volunteer database current and compile statistical information for required reports.  
  • Conduct presentations in order to recruit volunteers, market the organization and develop/identify future volunteer sites. 

 Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years experience in human service delivery with an elderly population; volunteer management or a combination of education and/or experience. Candidate must possess exemplary organizational skills; and attention to detail. Must pass Level II background and driver’s license screening.  

Please submit resumes to: Lupe Proctor, Director of Volunteer Services, lproctor@seniorsinservice.org or Fax:  (813) 932-9604 Website:  www.seniorsinservice.org

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Juvenile Welfare Board hiring Director of Administrative Services

The Director of Administrative Services reports to the Executive Director and serves as a member of the Executive Team. This position plans, directs and supervises the work of professional and administrative support staff engaged in human resources, communications, public policy, and facilities. The Director ensures the development of sound human resources policies and practices as well as public policy initiatives, and the alignment of JWB priorities of key messaging and communications both internally and externally.  He or she also serves as staff to the Board in matters related to human resources, succession planning, organizational development, and strategic planning. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration, human resources; organizational development/organizational behavior or related field.  Advanced degree preferred.  Minimum of ten years of managerial, organizational development and/or strategy implementation experience preferably in the government sector.  Click here to learn more.  Submit Resumes by Friday, November 7, 2014.

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Now Accepting Applications: The Brittany Bria Gordon Excellence in Achievement Award

This award, given in honor of fallen soldier Brittany Bria Gordon, will be presented to a student graduating from high school who has demonstrated the following: exceptional community service, commitment to academics, and leadership.  Award Amount: $1000  Deadline: Postmarked on or before December 19, 2014.   Be sure to mark your application ATTN: Educational Incentives Committee-Gordon Scholarship. Click here to learn more.

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The Florida Bar Accepting 2015 Pro Bono Service Award Nominations Due By November 12

Each year, the Florida Supreme Court and The Florida Bar give special recognition to lawyers, legal groups and a member of the judiciary who have freely given their time and expertise in making legal services available to the poor.  The pro bono service awards ceremony will be held at the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, at 3:30 p.m. Nominations must be received by November 12, 2014.  For additional information, contact Karen Y. Kirksey at The Florida Bar, 850-561-5766 or kkirksey@flabar.org.

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The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce hiring Education Connection Intern

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for an Education Connection intern (PT).  Education Connection is a partnership between the Chamber and educational institutions in the Tampa Bay area – Hillsborough Community College, Hillsborough County Public Schools, Saint Leo University, Stetson University College of Law, University of South Florida and The University of Tampa.  The position is paid and slated for 15-20 hours/week and the ideal candidate is a graduate student with at least two semesters remaining in their program. Click here for the job listing.

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Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Job Fair

November 3rd, 2pm - 6pm.  Click here to learn more.

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Lutheran Services Florida, Inc. hiring Father Engagement Supervisor

ESSENTIAL DUTIES - Responsible for the coordination of father engagement activities, and supporting all Children and Head Start Services Programs.  Provides opportunities for education, parenting support and resources to families in our communities on a statewide basis, including working with community services agencies, teachers, family advocates, parents, fathers and significant males. Responsible for the implementation of the Fatherhood Program statewide. Develops and implements policies and procedures that will assure that Head Start Programs in Children and Head Start Services are "parent and father friendly", through the development and implementation of parent and male activities and programs plans. Participates in the HS/EHS Quality Assurance efforts. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work, Social Services, Early Childhood Education
or other related major.  Experience: Two (2) years of directly-related experience in the development and delivery of social services programs, community outreach and program administration. Bilingual preferred: English/Spanish or English and other languages present in the local area.  Send application, cover letter and resume to: LaShonda Watson-Clark, Children & Head Start Services, lashonda.clark@lsfnet.org

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YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg hiring a Executive Director

The YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg has an FT opening for an Executive Director of the Jim and Heather Gills YMCA Branch. This posting and other opportunities may be found here.  Applications will be accepted through December 5, 2014. 

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2014 TBABJ Media Awards, Scholarship Deadlines Extended

The deadline to submit entries for the Tampa Bay Association of Black Journalists’ annual Griot Drum Awards contest has been EXTENDED to midnight, Friday, Oct. 17. Entries must submitted online at www.tbabj.com.   Print, broadcast and online media professionals of any ethnicity can enter the contest, which honors quality coverage of people of color in Tampa Bay. Journalists submitting entries do not have to be a member of TBABJ, a local chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ). The entry fee is $25 for non-TBABJ members and $20 for members.   Any individual or news organization in Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk and Sarasota counties can enter materials published, broadcast or presented online between Jan. 1, 2013 and Dec. 31, 2013. There are 28 categories this year.   Award winners will be announced Thursday, Nov. 13, at TBABJ’s Ninth Annual Griot Drum Awards & Scholarship Banquet to be held at the Tampa Marriott Westshore.

Questions? Please contact Keyonna Summers, Griot Drum Awards coordinator and TBABJ vice president of print, at 813-419-2490 or via e-mail at tampabayabj@gmail.com.

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FIS hiring Call Center Customer Service Associates

Who do you know that is looking for a challenging and rewarding new job?  We are looking to hire over 40 inbound Call Center Customer Service Associates for multiple banking and credit related roles.  Fulltime with Benefits Opportunity with classes starting on November 3rd!!! 2nd Shift Schedules & Weekend Scheduling.  Monthly Pay for Performance Bonus Plan!!!  Who do you know that is looking for a challenging and rewarding new job?  We are looking to hire over 40 inbound Call Center Customer Service Associates for multiple banking and credit related roles.   Call Center Customer Service Open House in the South Lobby, 11601 Roosevelt Blvd. St. Petersburg, on  Wednesday, October 22nd from 3pm to 6pm! Please send referrals to Demetras Miller at Demetras.Miller@fisglobal.com and have them apply to job # 1405314!  Applicants should come to the open house dressed professionally & ready for an interview with an updated copy of their resume.  A complete listing of all open positions can be found at www.fisglobal.com

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Sixth Judicial Circuit Court hiring Court Program Specialist II

The Sixth Judicial Circuit is currently accepting applications for temporary Case Managers to assist with a special five (5) month mortgage foreclosure project.  The Court Program Specialist II will be responsible for scheduling all summary judgment hearings in residential mortgage foreclosure cases, reviewing court files before summary judgment hearings; attending summary judgment hearings, reviewing pending case lists and making recommendations on a course of action and assist with the coordination and supervision of the Case Managers assigned to the mortgage foreclosure project. Application Deadline: Oct 20th  Minimum Training and Experience Required: Experience with processing, maintaining administrative records, basic computer and telephone skills.  Locations: 501 1st Avenue North, St Petersburg, FL  33701 Salary: $17.36 Hourly: WITH BENEFITS Submit Court application to:  Administrative Office of the Court, The Sixth Judicial Circuit of Florida Human Resources, Suite 2-H, 14250 49th Street North, Clearwater, FL 33762 Or via email at: SixthCircuitHR@jud6.org  Application is available via Internet at: www.jud6.org

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RFP # 14-16LKD Consulting Engineering Services for Utilities Infrastructure Projects

The City of Sarasota, Florida, is requesting proposals from qualified individuals/firms for Consulting Engineering Services for Utilities Infrastructure Projects then and there to be publicly opened and read aloud for the purpose of selecting a vendor to furnish: all necessary labor, services, materials, equipment, tools, consumables, transportation , skills and incidentals required for the City of Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, in conformance with proposal documents, which include technical specifications and/or a scope of work. Those individuals/ firms interested in being considered for this RFP are instructed to submit five­ (5) copies and one (1) original of their proposals, pertinent to this project prior to 2:30 pm  November 6, 2014 to the office of the Purchasing Manager, 1565 First Street, Room 205, Sarasota, Florida, 34236. The Request for Proposals shall be received in a sealed envelope, prior to the time scheduled to receive proposals, and shall be clearly marked RFP # 14-16LKD     Consulting Engineering Services for Utilities Infrastructure Projects The Scope of Services for this RFP is available from Demandstar by calling (800) 711-1712 or by accessing their Internet address at www.demandstar.com.  Vendors who obtain the Scope of Services from sources other than DemandStar or the City of Sarasota Purchasing Department are cautioned that the submittal package may be incomplete.  Addenda will be posted and disseminated by DemandStar at least five days prior to the submittal date to all vendors who are listed on the official list.  The City may not accept incomplete proposals.  There will be no Pre-proposal Conference for this RFP.  It has been determined that the specifications and scope of work within this solicitation are adequate to describe the product or services being requested.  A pre-proposal conference and site visit has not been scheduled for this solicitation.  Questions regarding this Request for Proposal are to be directed, in writing, to the individual listed below using the email address listed below or faxed to (941) 954-4157 during normal working hours.

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Pepin Transitional is Enrolling Now Free Job Training

At Pepin Transitional young adults learn independent living skills and obtain workforce experience on site at several local businesses.  Opening are available for students 18-22 years of age who have a special high school diploma.  Pepin Transitional is located at 3916 E. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa 33610, with a Downtown Tampa campus at 700 E. Twiggs Street.  FMI: 813-453-7491

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Suncoast Safety Council hiring DUI Evaluator

October 6, 2014 - Responsibilities include assessing DUI offenders using standardized criteria to determine risk of reoffending and patterns of alcohol or other substance abuse; case management of multiple offenders and ignition interlock users.  All training will be provided.  Applicant will be obligated to meet minimum requirements as required by state licensure (listed below): Candidates must meet the following minimum standards:  Bachelor’s degree in human services or nursing and 4,000 hours of experience in mental health/rehabilitative direct client services or medical care specific to substance abuse.  A Master’s degree in human services, nursing or an M.D. may be substituted for 2,000 hours of experience.  Certified Addiction Professional (CAP) status, Certified Criminal Justice Addiction Professional (CCJAP) status, or 14,000 hours of experience in human services may be substituted for a degree not in human services, but shall not preclude the requirement of a Bachelor’s degree. In addition to the above applicants must have proficient typing, oral, and written communication skills.  Attention to detail along with the ability to work well under pressure is required.  If interested, please contact Suzi Levesque @ Slevesque@safety.org.

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CASA hiring Shelter Advocate

This is a Full Time position.  To provide case management, advocacy, and crisis intervention to survivors of domestic violence and their children.  The Shelter Advocate provides crisis intervention, information and referrals, and criminal justice advocacy for callers on the 24-hour crisis line.   Please email a resume and letter of intent to Marilynn Tuten at mtuten@casa-stpete.org.  Please submit your resume and letter of intent by 10/9/14.

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Career Opp: Coordinator, Safe and Sound Hillsborough

Qualifications:  Graduate degree in Social Work, Psychology, Criminal Justice, Public Health, Public Policy or equivalent degree in a closely related field of study.  Five years’ experience in work directly related to improving a community, system of care, or health care system; (Bachelor Degree may be accepted  from an accredited college or university with significant program and management experience) & Five years relevant work experience 

Please note:  The selected Coordinator will not be an employee of any public agency, but is expected to be an independent contractor under the terms of a written agreement.  Application Process: Closes October 8, 2014

 Submit resume and 3 references to: Kelley Parris, Chair- Re: Safe and Sound Search Committee, 1002 East Palm Avenue, Tampa, Fl. 33605  Respond to the following with a written explanation attached: Refer to “Safe and Sound Hillsborough” Strategic Plan website at: http://www.hillsboroughcounty.org/index.aspx?nid=3222

Re:  First 100 Days

Submit a timeline and plan for reaching each of the “First 100 Days” milestones.

  1. Share your experience working with diverse populations.
  2. Describe your experience facilitating and working with committees and work groups.
  3. Detail your experience with public speaking and presentations.
  4. Describe your experience with program development; specifically with Public Health Models.
  5. Please list any successful grant awards that you were responsible for securing, the grant award amount, funding source and success rate.

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