Management & Training Corporation Admissions Counselor in Lakewood, Colorado

Admissions Counselor

Education & Training

Lakewood, ColoradoReqID: 23338

This position will support Wind River recruitment activities from our Lakewood Colorado location. Wind River Job Corps Center is operated by Management & Training Corporation (MTC) for the U.S. Department of Labor. Located on the second bench above the Wind River Valley, the Center is one of the largest employers in Fremont County. Our staff teach approximately 300 youth, ages 16-24, , technical training, employability and social skill they need to become prepared for successful careers.

Description

  1. Conduct direct recruitment activities including public speaking; develop linkages with referral sources such as human services agencies, recreation centers, youth organizations and churches; participate in center tours; contact potential enrollees to explore enrollment.2. Interview interested candidates and obtain required information on each one; ensure all documents required to support eligibility are obtained, properly completed and included in the applicant's folder.3. Arrange for reception of candidates upon acceptance to the program.4. Follow-up on student progress, e.g., length of stay and separation.5. Prepare, schedule and provide outreach presentations in the assigned area; provide outreach presentations in support of the regional outreach efforts.6. Maintain accountability logs of organizations contacted, individuals contacted, referrals ot screening agencies and subsequent enrollments.7. Coordinate and maintain communications with centers pertainig to center input needs.8. Refer youth to designated screening or other support agencies, as appropriate.9. Prepare necessary and required reports related ot the recruitment effort.10. Assist with placement activities.11. Promote the development of career success standards by modeling appropriate behaviors, mentoring students when necessary and monitoring both positive and negative behaviors through interventons.12. Supoort, promote and enforce the Job Corps' Zero Tolerance Policy.13. Maintain accountability of propertyl adhere to safety practices.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. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and computer proficiency also required. Valid driver's licinse with an acceptable driving record required.

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