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Welcome! Employment opportunities are listed first, with the Volunteer section following. To list an opportunity, contact Mrs. Spiak at pspiak@nkcps.k12.va.us   
            
**NKHS agrees to post available jobs and volunteer opportunities.  Listing opportunities is not an endorsement of a particular business or organization.  NKCPS is not responsible in any way for the student's hiring process or candidate experience before, during, or after accepting an offer.

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Employment Needs: Part-Time Office Assistant

About:  Keen Insurance Agency, located in Sandston, VA, is an independent insurance agency providing insurance to people and businesses.  Candidate must be customer service oriented, responsible, punctual, detailed oriented, and be able to multi-task. They must strive for excellence in their work. This position, with the right candidate, could lead to full-time work in the future.

Hours:  Ideally, the candidate can work roughly three days a week, with flexible hours.  Keen Insurance understands that the candidate will likely be juggling daily classes, but hopes the applicant can be available 2:30-5 PM some days and work at least half days on Fridays.

Daily Duties Include, But Not Limited To:

  • Answering phone calls in a professional manner, directing calls or taking messages.
  • Scanning documents, reviewing and checking documents that have been previously scanned.
  • Assisting the office staff with various daily duties in a timely fashion.
  • Accurately and completely finish various assigned projects.

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent typing skills required.
  • Experience with Microsoft, email, etc.
  • Professional phone and email correspondence abilities.
  • Must be flexible.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Customer service oriented.

To Apply:   Any interested candidates should EMAIL their resume to: kari@keeninsuranceva.com
*NKHS TIP: we always recommend you also send a cover letter)

Kari Keen Smith, CIC, AAI, CRIS, CPIA, AIAM
Trusted Insurance Advisor---O-804-322-7272  kari@keeninsuranceva.com ----                            
----F-804-322-7273  www.keeninsuranceva.com



 JOB OPPORTUNITIES:

FULL TIME OR PART TIME 

 ALLAN MYERS: FULL-TIME-Continual Need

Have you considered a career in the construction trades/mgt.?  We build things that matter. The clean water that comes from your faucet, the transportation network that connects you to essential goods and services, the neighborhood where you live and raise your family. We build careers and provide a pathway to the American Dream. We are your neighbors, working every day to improve the world around us, making it Better, Faster, Safe.  They have been doing major highway construction on I-64 and in the Tidewater, Richmond, and NOVA areas.  Learn how your future begins at Allan Myers.
HOW DO I LEARN MORE?: 
Check out their website: http://www.allanmyers.com/about-us/
HOW DO I APPLY/QUESTIONS: 
*If you would like to arrange an on site visit, contact Mrs. Spiak via Schoology!
*Email Mr. Derek Martin at Derek.Martin@allanmyers.com


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FOOD LION:  FULL & PART-TIME   Continual Need-All New Kent Stores
Food Lion is seeking to hire part-time and full-time for various positions. At Food Lion, Associates are the most important assets to our organization. We want associates to have meaningful careers full of variety and challenges. Each associate contributes to the overall success of Food Lion, and in return, we strive to provide all associates with a fulfilling work experience and reward performance and commitment. We are committed to the professional development of our associates through on-the-job learning opportunities and training. Feel free to apply online.
WHERE DO I APPLY:? 
https://www.foodlion.com/careers/
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
s1422sm@retail.foodlion.com

HENDERSON INCORPORATED: Continual Need-FULL-TIME
Henderson Inc. is offering a 2019 Mentorship Program for high school graduates. Are you interested in a paid mentorship program with the goal being permanent employment by one of the region's most sought after contractors? If so, then please contact us. 
WHOM DO I CONTACT?:
Julie Russell:  julie@hendersoninc.com     
Main Office:  5806 Mooretown Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23188

LOWE'S:  "Track to the Trades"-Continual Need-FULL TIME
Lowe's is always looking to hire associates with strong work ethic, dedication, and a willingness to learn.  But, I bet you didn't know that if you work with them for a min. of 6 months you can apply for "Track to the Trades".  
WHAT IS IT? Lowe's will pay for your training in a skilled trades area.  Then, they will even help you to be hired with an employer partner to officially apprentice.  
WHO QUALIFIES?:  Those 18 yrs. or older who have met the min. work period, apply and are accepted. Begin as an associate, then can apply to pursue "Track to the Trades"
WHAT'S MY NEXT STEP?:  Check out these websites:
http://www.wearegenerationt.com/
https://www.wearegenerationt.com/jobs-training/opportunity/lowes-track-to-the-trades


LOVE'S:  FULL & PART-TIME-Relatively Continual Need-Inquire! 
Love's is more than just a place to gas up.  Love's offers employment opportunities in transport, logistics, restaurant services, truck and tire care, and light mechanical services. Love's Hospitality also has a growing network of hotels and storage rental locations. Come join their team of 23,000 employees.
FEATURED JOB OPENINGS IN NEW KENT:
Diesel Mechanic Apprentice, Tire Tech, Cashier, and Restaurant services
WHERE DO I APPLY:? 
https://jobs.loves.com/?_ga=2.241323202.1943883603.1558705320-1588680318.1558705320
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
Jamal Moore:  jamal.moore@loves.com


LUMBER LIQUIDATORS:  FULL & PART-TIME-Continual Need 
Lumber Liquidators has various openings ranging from materials handling in the warehouse to customer service.  If you are looking to build a career, or simply to work part-time while in college, Lumber Liquidators can be flexible in meeting your needs.  If you have a strong work ethic and want to learn, build your future at Lumber Liquidators today!
WHERE DO I APPLY:? 
https://www.lumberliquidators.com/ll/flooring/employment
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
Raquel Parra:  rparra@lumberliquidators.com


MCDONALD'S: FULL & PART-TIME-Continual Need 
McDonald's at Bottom's Bridge is hiring! Come join the team.Working at McDonald’s isn’t just a chance to earn money now, but an opportunity to build skills for your future.
WHAT POSITIONS ARE OPEN?:
For Crew: On a McDonald’s restaurant crew, you’ll be a member of a tight-knit team, working together to prepare meals, take food orders, keep the restaurant clean, and bring smiles to customers’ faces with great service.
WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE & SEARCH FOR JOBS?:
https://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en-us/careers/working-with-us.html
RATE OF PAY:
$9/hr.
BENEFITS: 
Flexible hours, Tuition Assistance (up to 42,500/yr), & 401k


PROCLAIMING GRACE OUTREACH-THRIFT SPOT: PART-TIME-Relatively Continual Need-Inquire!
Proclaiming Grace Outreach, a non-profit located in Barhamsviile, is seeking part-time employment for a student at least 16 yrs. of age. Thrift Spot is about so much more than shopping. We have great fellowship by sharing and listening about each others’ lives, while providing quality gently used clothing, furniture, household items, linens, electronics, books, toys and more at drastically reduced prices.
RATE OF PAY: Beginning pay of $8.50/hr.
HOURS:  Student would work only on Saturdays for 8 hrs
DUTIES:  Duties include, but are not limited to:  moving furniture, assisting customers, and providing retail support.  Student must be able to lift 50 pounds and tolerate working in the heat and cold. 
TO APPLY:  If interested, call Melanie at 757-810-4337 and check out Pgova.com



Work Duds-PART-TIME-Relatively Continual Need-Inquire!
Work Duds, a family-owned work apparel business located near Highland Springs, has an opening for a 25-30 hour a week retail position.  They seek a senior, with a half-day schedule, who is willing to work until 8 PM closing Mondays-Fridays. If you have strong work ethic, great customer service skills, reliable transportation, and a desire to earn $9 an hour, inquire with Frank or Shawn at 804-226-1366.  Women are encouraged to apply. 

SEASONAL/CONTINUAL NEEDS!
CUMBERLAND HOSPITAL
Cumberland Hospital currently has a Lifeguard (seasonal) position available. Must be at least 18 years old. Contact Ebony Mackie, TA Manager at Ebony.Mackie @uhsinc.com or phone at 804-966-1645.

PAMUNKEY RIDGE CAMP:  Girl Scouts of the Commonwealth of VA

Pamunkey Ridge Girl Scout Camp is located on 240 acres along the banks of the Pamunkey River approximately 25 min. North of Richmond. A 10-week resident camp, Pamunkey Ridge features fully-enclosed cabins, modern restrooms, and dining hall equipped with a restaurant quality kitchen, basketball courts, a swimming pool, and a large sports field.  They have a variety of openings, to include Counselors, Lifeguards, and Kitchen Aides
REQUIREMENTS:
Kitchen Aides-must be 16 and older
Counselors- must be 18 and older
HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Amanda Porter: aporter@comgirlscouts.org

SWIM CLUB MANAGEMENT GROUP: 
Get paid while soaking up the sun being a lifeguard or manager with Swim Club Management Group.  They have numerous pools in the New Kent and surrounding area and many positions still open for summer into fall.  Contact them today and start a rewarding job where you can gain employability skills and make lifelong friends.
HOW DO I APPLY:
www.lifeguardcharlotte.com
WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE?:
https://www.facebook.com/pg/swimclubmanagement/about/?ref=page_internal


                                   VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:
CAPITAL CARING:
Capital Caring has simply improved care for those facing life-limiting illness through direct support of patients and their families, public education and advocacy.  They provide grief counseling, hospice care (mostly in-home), children's programs, and in-patient services. Their mission is to provide the highest quality advanced illness care with dignity, respect, and compassion.  
WAYS TO VOLUNTEER:
There are many ways to share your unique talents.  Respite-spend time with the family member's loved one to allow the caregiver time for rest and relaxation. Companionship-provide a comforting presence to assist in things like reading letters, running errands, singing, providing transportation,and more. Bereavement-participate in a regional grief camp for children and adults. Administrative-held in Capital Caring's office. Community outreach- lend a hand in the thrift shop, assist in fundraising, and community events. Landscape-maintain their therapeutic gardens at the in-patient centers or help patient's homes. Pet therapy-share the companionship of your certified pet with patients and their families....and more! 

WHERE TO APPLY:
A one-time training must be completed. Volunteering can be tailored, depending on the volunteer's talents. To apply to volunteer, click the link and submit the form:
https://www.capitalcaring.org/get-involved/become-a-volunteer/volunteer-application/
IS THERE A LOCAL CONTACT?:
Renee Mann,  804-601-3180  rmann@capitalcaring.com  

PROCLAIMING GRACE OUTREACH-THRIFT SPOT:

Thrift Spot is about so much more than shopping. We have great fellowship by sharing and listening about each others’ lives, while providing quality gently used clothing, furniture, household items, linens, electronics, books, toys and more at drastically reduced prices.
WAYS TO VOLUNTEER:
Saturdays 7-8 AM-
Seeking students willing to give back--literally. Strong backs are needed to set up the furniture outside of the Thrift Spot. There is also the need to set up small things, so everyone ages 14+ are welcome.  Anyone 14-17 must have a parent present the first time volunteering.
Saturdays 4-5 PM-Seeking students to put up all of the outside furniture and smaller items placed outside of the Thrift Spot.  Ages 14+ are welcome.  Anyone 14-17 must have a parent present the first time volunteering.
Saturdays:  Seeking those 18 or older (background check required) to operate the Point of Sale (register) system for the Thrift Spot.  One hours of training is required before volunteering. People work once per month or as often as they like.
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9 AM-4 PM (summer or after school):  14+ can help with cleaning, straightening, stocking, processing items, etc.  There are many additional jobs for many skill levels, simply inquire!
WHERE TO APPLY & TO LEARN MORE:
Pgova.com   https://proclaiminggraceoutreach.com/thrift-spot/      757-810-4337


REDSKINS TRAINING CAMP: 
                                                             
For the seventh year in a row, the Washington Redskins will hold its summer training camp at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center (2401 W. Leigh Street) in Richmond, VA. The City of Richmond and Washington Redskins are looking for a core group of at least 250 volunteers to serve as Redskins Training Camp Ambassadors, the “face” of Richmond at training camp who help the event run smoothly and ensure that visitors leave Richmond with positive memories and plans to return in the future.    
WHERE DO I APPLY:
http://www.richmondgov.com/NeighborToNeighbor/TrainingCamp.aspx
WHAT YOU'LL DO:

Answer questions of those visiting to watch. Highlight tourism destinations for out-of-town visitors. Be the "face" of the camp for attendees.         
WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE:
https://redskinsrva.bonsecours.com/training-camp/volunteer




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