TUESDAY IN THE KNOW

TUESDAY, MAY 3rd, 2016

STUDENTS, this week is Teacher Appreciation Week! Please take a moment to say

Thank You to our amazing Teachers!

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GREETINGS!

The purpose of Tuesday In the Know is to share information with our students about Jobs, Careers, Educational Opportunities, Financial and Health literacy initiatives, and other information. Click here to watch a brief summary video for this week!


Please contact me at schnapsc@collierschools.com if you:

  • Would like to be included in the weekly email with a different email address!
  • Have suggestions about information to be shared!
  • Want to speak with me about your career and your future!

TECHNICAL TRAINING SPOTLIGHT: PHARMACY TECHNICIAN


This 1050 hour (11 month) training program prepares you for employment in the health care industry. This program prepares students to prepare medications under the direction of a pharmacist. May measure, mix, count out, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications according to prescription orders. Click here for more information.


Click here to see the complete O*NET report (including salary, and job outlook information) for Pharmacy Technician. This is a fast growing career field with wage potential up to $43,000 per year and excellent job outlook predictions.


Take a look at all the great workshop opportunities being offered at Lorenzo Walker Technical College! Come join a tour of the campus, or learn more about Career Exploration, or even Resume writing. All of these events are free! Click here.

THIS WEEK'S CAREER CLUSTER VIDEO: MARKETING, SALES AND SERVICE

(remember a career cluster is a group or family of related careers, there are 17 different career clusters.)

Planning, managing, and performing marketing activities to reach organizational objectives.


To explore all the careers listed in the O*NET MARKETING, SALES, AND SERVICE career cluster click here.
Marketing, Sales, and Service Career Cluster

ARE YOU PLANNING ON ATTENDING COLLEGE NEXT YEAR?

If you are planning on transitioning into college next year in Summer or Fall, NOW IS THE TIME TO GET STARTED! Applications, entry testing, financial aid and registration all take time. Don't wait to get started.

Email SCHNAPSC@COLLIERSCHOOLS.COM to schedule a time to plan your future!


Here is a great checklist from Florida Southwestern State College to help guide you. Click here.


Now is also the time to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)! FAFSA.ED.GOV

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HOT JOBS!

WWW.EMPLOYFLORIDA.COM click on this link to bring you to a great job search tool!


Service Delivery Technician Ferrellgas, Inc. Naples, FL

Office Administrator Hanger, Inc. Naples, FL

Representative Job First Citizens Bank Naples, FL

Crew Member / Customer Service Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Naples, FL

Class B Driver Ferrellgas, Inc. Naples, FL

Shift-Leader Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Naples, FL

Rim Technician Alloy Wheel of Southwest Florida Naples, FL $15.00 per hour

Seamstress Debbie's Drapery & Design Studio Naples, FL $13.00 to $15.00 per hour

Attention: Professionals from Foreign Countries with College and University Degrees


Janeth P. Ramirez, Account Executive from the Business Services department of CareerSource Southwest Florida, will host a workshop for Professionals from Foreign Countries with College and University degrees. This is available for ELL students in levels 5,6,7 and GED or remediation students FROM ANY SITE!


Monday, May 9th 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Barron Collier High School

Tuesday, May 10th 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Lorenzo Walker Technical College


Please rsvp schnapsc@collierschools.com to reserve your spot!

GREAT INFORMATION FROM IMMOKALEE TECHNICAL COLLEGE iTECH!

Be Prepared to Enter the World of Business

Are you an entrepreneur and ready to start your own business? Are you job searching and want more skills to offer an employer? Then Quick Books Pro certification is a must.

The majority of the office jobs on job search websites like Indeed and Monster require Quick Books certification. A great opportunity to learn Quick Books Pro is at Immokalee Technical College. iTech is offering a summer course for Quick Books Pro certification taught by Business Education teacher Barbara Jacobson. The class starts June 13, runs through July 27, and meets four days a week.


Learn to manage your own business with more accuracy. Make yourself more marketable for office management jobs and administrative support positions. For more information and to enroll for iTECH’s summer Quick Books class, call Melissa Mancha at 239-377-9916 or stop by iTECH.

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