Career Exploration (including Jobs)

  • Emergency Medical Services/Firefighter/CPR Training

    FOR AGE 18 and OLDER

    City of Saint Paul YJC– EMS Academy GET PAID to STUDY/LEARN!!For: Ages 18 (by June 12)-24 + Resident of Saint Paul, hold a current MN ID or Driver’s License, have a HS Diploma or GED, + qualify as low-income OR at-risk. Meets June 12-Aug. 25. From 8:00am-4:30pm, Mon., Wed., & Fridays, Wages: $9.50 per hour – LEARN EMT, Firefighter Awareness, & CPR. Through Inver Hills Community College (earn 9 college credits!). Outside of class, participants are expected to commit 20-40 hours per week completing homework and studying for exams. 20-36 openings. Interviews: May 22. Orientation: June 7. Must be able to participate in practical skills stations during classroom time that require the physical capability to safely lift and move 50 pounds, carry equipment up and down stairs, and read the small print on a medication package unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation.  ?s - emsacademy@stpaul.gov 651-266-8920. Deadline to submit an online application: no later than 11:59 p.m. on May 1, 2017

    https://www.stpaul.gov/departments/fire-paramedics/ems-academy

     

    Law Enforcement Training

    FOR AGE 18 and OLDER

    St. Paul Police Law Enforcement - Career Path Academy EARN $10.50 per hour. Must be a resident of Saint Paul or one of the surrounding communities, at least 18 years of age, HS Diploma or GED, or graduating from high school this year. PREFERENCE for those receiving public or housing assistance, and those who speak, write, or read a language other than English, including American Sign Language. Must also pass a criminal history check and must be able to participate in moderately strenuous physical science. Volunteer for SPPD community outreach events. Take college classes at Century College. Receive lots of training and supports to potentially become a Police Officer. Go to www.stpaul.gov/jobs Deadline 4:30pm May 1, 2017.

     

    Nursing Assistant, Computer Repair/Maintenance, Business Training

    FREE! See your School Counselor. Career Pathways Academy with Saint Paul College

    FOR: Current 9th-11th Graders/PSEO. Free transportation. Earn college credits. Must take Accuplacer

    https://www.spps.org/Page/22490

     

    MEDICAL Careers Exploration

     

    Physician Assistant and other graduate school programs information session held at St. Catherine University in Saint Paul, MN on April 29 at 9am, June 6 at 7pm, July 12 at 7pm. PLUS

    Interpreting Studies and Communication Equity (Dear/Hard of Hearing ASL) May 17 at 7pm

    Register online IN ADVANCE at à https://www2.stkate.edu/mpas/home

     

    Healthcare Career Exploration Seminars – at Children’s Hospitals & Clinics of Minnesota. FOR: High School students who are at least 16 years of age and have completed their JUNIOR year of high school, OR College students, OR Adults exploring 2nd careers. Registration opens 30 DAYS prior to the session. FREE! NEXT TOPIC: Child Life on June 20 from noon – 1pm. Go online/contact them. Directions to either campus, parking info. & more are online at www.childrensmn.org/observe

    Healthcare Career Exploration SeminarsObserver Program at Children’s Hospitals & Clinics of Minnesota. FOR: High School students who are at least 16 years of age and have completed their JUNIOR year of high school, OR College students, OR Adults exploring 2nd careers. https://www.childrensmn.org/working-at-childrens/career-areas/job-shadowing-opportunities/

    AREAS: Audiology, Biomedical Engineering, Genetic Counseling, Human Resources, Lab, Materials Management, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician, Radiology, Respiratory Therapy, Speech Language Pathology