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A to Z Guide to College, Career, Life Skills Programs

Need help exploring what type of work you want to do? Maybe you need to strengthen your independent living skills. Check out some of the college, career and life skills program opportunities available in Kansas City. Arts Imagine That: https://www.imaginethatkc.org/ ...

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Job Opening: LKC The Transition Academy ELL Community Organizer

Job Opening: LKC The Transition Academy ELL Community Organizer

VISTA will help TTA develop a program to identify and serve ELL students with disabilities and their families’ needs as the student ages out of school district services. This VISTA will research and map Kansas City’s resources for ELL students and build a partnership between TTA and the resources.

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Job Opening: LKC The Transition Academy Navigator VISTA

Job Opening: LKC The Transition Academy Navigator VISTA

VISTA will work with schools and government benefit coordinators in setting up processes and systems to ensure students receive the benefits they are eligible for (i.e. Medicaid [health care and job waivers], transportation, housing, and food stamps. They will develop partnerships with the schools’ social workers and process coordinators to ensure students and families are aware of these programs.

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Job Opening: LKC Transition Academy Community Organizing VISTA

Job Opening: LKC Transition Academy Community Organizing VISTA

TTA’s overall goal is to improve access to postsecondary education and competitive integrated employment for the students and graduates through targeted classroom-based career exploration; dual enrollment programs; customized employment opportunities and supports; and work readiness partnerships.

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Job Opening: Social Worker

Job Opening: Social Worker

We are developing a social work team to provide trauma-informed mental health and social emotional support to help these youth achieve postsecondary success. The Social Worker will promote the overall mission of postsecondary success and financial prosperity by providing evidence-based, developmentally appropriate school-based mental health services including crisis counseling, direct mental health treatment services, coordinated referrals to community services, and follow-up to participating teens.

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Job Opening: Lead Social Worker

Job Opening: Lead Social Worker

We are developing a social work team to provide trauma-informed mental health and social emotional support to help these youth achieve postsecondary success. The Lead Social Worker will promote the overall mission of postsecondary success and financial prosperity by providing evidence-based, developmentally appropriate school-based mental health services including crisis counseling, direct mental health treatment services, coordinated referrals to community services, and follow-up to participating teens.

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