May 2022

Student Opportunity: Special Education Work Readiness Training & Internships

2022-05-18T12:15:53-07:00May 12th, 2022|Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|

The Youth Employment Services (YES) program provides pre-employment transitional services to students with an IEP, 504 Plan or medically documented disability. For more information, fill out this form and you will be contacted by ESD112/YES with next steps. Students (ages 14-21) can get the training needed to get ready for work! Students also have the [...]

May 2022

Student Opportunity: Fred Meyer Hiring Now

2022-05-18T12:09:56-07:00May 11th, 2022|Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|

Local Fred Meyer stores are hiring part-time and full-time staff for multiple positions. Working and attending college are NOT mutually exclusive.  Fred Meyer pays up to $21,000 in continuing education benefits. Scan the QR code on the flyer or visit fredmeyer.com/careers to apply now. Positions vary from supply and distribution, grocery, pharmacy, manufacturing and corporate [...]

May 2022

Student Opportunity: Hiring Now – Safeway & Albertsons

2022-05-18T12:08:34-07:00May 11th, 2022|Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|

Local Albertsons & Safeway stores are hiring part-time and full-time staff for multiple positions.  Apply online or drop off the application at the store: safeway.com/careers albertson.com/careers Positions vary from Pharmacy Technicians to Cake Decorators to Stockers and everything in-between! This program is not sponsored by Vancouver Public Schools.  Approval to distribute flyers is a community [...]

Mar 2022

Pre-Apprenticeship and Training Programs

2022-04-12T10:45:22-07:00March 28th, 2022|Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|

What is a Pre-Apprenticeship? Pre-apprenticeships are programs designed to prepare individuals to enter and succeed in a Registered Apprenticeship program.  Although a pre-apprenticeship can be helpful, it’s not required (and often not necessary) to become a registered apprentice. Pre-apprenticeships may be a good fit for individuals who: Have little or no experience in the construction [...]

Mar 2022

Virtual College Fair – Sunday, April 3

2022-03-30T08:51:51-07:00March 24th, 2022|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage|

Parents and students are invited to attend the Virtual College Fair on Sunday, April 3 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 p.m. sponsored by NACAC (National Association for College Admission Counseling).   Don't miss out on this awesome opportunity! Sign up for free at www.nacacattend.org/fairs and check out which schools will be attending. Sign Up Now The [...]

Feb 2022

Vocational Scholarship – WA State Elks Association

2022-02-25T15:10:20-08:00February 16th, 2022|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

The 2022 Vocational Grant Award is now open. Applications are attached and can also be found in the office at the Vancouver Elks Lodge, #823. Who May Apply: Any graduating Senior High School student U.S. Citizen Planning to pursue an eligible Vocational/Technical Course Application Tips: • Read the Instructions! This will make the application process [...]

Feb 2022

Oregon / SW Washington Chapter Scholarship Award (LOCAL!)

2022-02-25T15:09:14-08:00February 14th, 2022|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

This local $2,500 scholarship is designed for seniors to help them pursue most post-secondary educational opportunities (trade school, college or university).  AND who doesn't NEED the $$$?!? Eligibility: Open to local high school seniors who have ALREADY been accepted into a college, university or trade school 500-word essay or video or digital resource on the [...]

Feb 2022

Scam Alert! Watch out for SAT Prep Scams

2022-02-09T14:14:30-08:00February 8th, 2022|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

The Better Business Bureau has identified a nationwide phone scam regarding SAT prep materials.  Excerpts from the article about this scam were taken from BBB’s website after a VPS family received a call requesting a deposit for PSAT materials.  VPS does not endorse any testing preparation programs or materials.  FREE PSAT/SAT preparation materials can be [...]

Jan 2022

Local Scholarships

2022-01-27T10:38:37-08:00January 19th, 2022|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

Community Foundation of Southwest Washington (CFSWW) manages local scholarships available to high school seniors that will graduate this Spring!  Their process has changed a little, but fear not, there are still MANY local scholarship opportunities! Students complete a general application with eligibility questions embedded in the online application. Once the general questions are answered, any [...]

Dec 2021

Student Opportunity: Parks & Rec is Hiring!

2022-01-04T09:53:14-08:00December 29th, 2021|Career Center News, employ, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience|

Join the City of Vancouver's Park & Rec department! They are looking for enthusiastic candidates skilled in working with people of all ages and abilities. Here's some of the jobs they are looking to fill (must be 16 or older): Park & Rec Camp Counselor Climbing Wall Attendant Childwatch Attendant Gymnasium Supervisor Inclusion Mentor Lifeguard [...]

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