CLIENT SERVICES/INTAKE STAFF The Minneapolis office of Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid

RESPONSIBILITIES:  This person will be part of the Client Services team.  Responsibilities include conducting initial client intakes (determining eligibility, interviewing potential client to collect facts in the case, writing a summary of the interview, and entering information into a case management database); answering the main switchboard and directing callers to staff and making referrals; processing office files by updating information in a database; creating and sending form letters; greeting and assisting visitors to the office; interpreting (assuming multi language fluency); and performing other tasks as needed, such as library filing.

New Job Opening at Venture Academy

The Youth Program Manager is responsible for the overall administration of a school-based Out-of-School Time program serving approximately 30-50 youth in 6th-12th grade each day (around 100 each week) at Venture Academy. Directly supervises a staff, volunteers and interns. Works closely with the school administration and other community-based support programs outside of the school. The Program Manager coordinates and oversees program operations to ensure individual academic and emotional growth and support developmental assets of youth through research-based programming, using a holistic approach that is trauma-informed and strengths-based. Provides support to students and staff by actively participating in family engagement events and helping to mobilize applicable resources to students in need.

Youth Work, Job Title: Contact Plus Youth Counselor

Youth Work, Job Title: Contact Plus Youth Counselor

This full-time Youth Counselor position involves direct service with participants in the Contact Plus Program with Girls Incorporated® at the YWCA of Minneapolis that inspire youth to make positive decisions for themselves and their future. This position provides group, individual, and educational support to low income urban youth ages 10-18 years old. The Youth Counselor will recruit program participants, develop and modify program curriculum, and complete monthly reports. The Contact Plus Youth Counselor will collaborate with the Minneapolis Public Schools and other youth serving agencies utilizing the Girls Incorporated® program curriculum and Contact Plus curriculum/resources to meet program goals and outcomes.

FedEx Hiring for the Holidays

FedEx Ground is having a hiring event this Saturday from Noon- 3pm.  If you know of anyone that is interested in working at FedEx Ground over the Holidays let them know they are welcome to come apply, see the facility they would be working at and if we are able we will interview them on Saturday.  Currently we also have our $200 referral programs which is a great way for employees to earn extra money.

Announcement of vacancies on the Board of Directors of Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc.

Potential candidates will be considered by the Executive and Governance Committee of the Hennepin Healthcare Board of Directors, whose recommendations will be considered by the full Hennepin Healthcare Board. The Hennepin Healthcare Board will recommend a slate of candidates for these positions that will be forwarded to the Hennepin County Board of Commissioners for its consideration and vote to either approve or reject the slate.

Creative CityMaking Job Opportunities

Creative CityMaking Job Opportunities

The Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy in the City of Minneapolis is seeking three (3) experienced artist(s)/designer(s) to participate in Creative CityMaking and a full-time program manager to work with the Creative CityMaking program at the City of Minneapolis

Apprentice Program to help fill Metro Transit driver shortage

Apprentice Program to help fill Metro Transit driver shortage

Metro Transit is turning to one of the most time-tested methods of training workers to fill out its ranks with new bus drivers and mechanics – apprenticeships. Today, the regional transit agency announced it will be participating in the Minnesota Apprenticeship initiative, which will bring on as many as 200 new employees in the coming years.

Outreach Coordinator Northside Residents Redevelopment Council (NRRC)

No longer accepting applications for this position.

Position Description: We are looking to hire someone for one year who is self-motivated, organized, creative, flexible, detailed, team-oriented and exhibits a high degree of professionalism. Furthermore, we seek an individual committed to and passionate about North Minneapolis. An individual who demonstrates an understanding of the Northside’s people, assets and a desire to connect with residents new ways.

Legal Assistant – Litigation (Part-Time) for the Minnesota Disability Law Center

POSITION SUMMARY:  The Legal Assistant position is part-time and will provide administrative and litigation management support for attorneys handling litigation.  In particular, this person will work with attorneys in the Minnesota Disability Law Center who handle disability discrimination cases.