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     VOLUNTEER, INTERNSHIP, EXTERNSHIP & APPRENTICESHIP OPPORTUNITIES 
     
     
    What is an Apprenticeshop program:  What you need to know about Apprenticeships programs
     
     
    Women Giving Back volunteer opportunities in Sterling. WGB provides free clothing to women and children living in shelters. They need teen volunteers to provide childcare in their playroom while Mom's shop; teens to help sort & stock clothing in their warehouse and store, volunteers to help women shop for clothing for themselves and their children. This is an outstanding organization. If interested please call:  703.554.9386.
     
    Virginia Tire & Auto Spring 2020 Internship Opportunity - Application due date:  2/21/20

    Virginia Tire & Auto’s six-week internship program is centered on learning about the entire auto repair business, from inspecting and repairing vehicles, to customer relationships, ordering parts and managing workflow. You will have a chance to hone your automotive skills, as well as gain new ones, while working on a wide range of vehicles with our experienced general service staff. You will also spend time in our service department and on our sales counter gaining valuable expe­rience working directly with customers. Our hope is that upon completion of the internship program, you will have a complete understanding of how the auto repair industry works and the different career opportunities it has to offer.

    We are honored to be an educational partner with our local schools and are excited to be launching another internship session in March 2020. If you are interested in applying to the Virginia Tire & Auto Internship Program, please be aware of the following:

    • Interns will work 5-15 hours per week
    • Inclusion in the program is contingent on passing a drug test
    • It is strongly encouraged that the intern has a valid driver’s license (required for full/part time Virginia Tire & Auto employment)
    • Interns are not permitted to drive customer’s vehicles
    • All interns must wear proper safety equipment: black slip resistant shoes and the provided safety glasses
    • This is a paid internship and many of our interns are offered and go on to accept regular part time positions after successfully completing the internship program

    For complete information, including internship dates: Virginia Tire & Auto  (schedules & details also available in the College & Career Center)

    Environmental Enhancements seeking interns in the Landscape Design field:  https://mcusercontent.com/d017c762663aa32801209a408/files/a64f8188-ce1a-459b-a8d7-4f2d53ec778d/Join_the_EE_Team.pdf

    Summer Externships Science, Service, Mentoring & Medicine 

    the mission of S2M2 is to encourage and nurture a commitment to service and medicine in a welcoming and intellectually stimulating environment for a diverse population of middle and high school students, in order to cultivate the next generation of highly skilled and culturally competent, physicians, scientists and health care professionals. https://www.usuhs.edu/medschool/diversity/s2m2

    JACT The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) is responsible for the training of the electrical and telecommunication workers employed by all signatory contractors of Local Union 26 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) which covers the Washington, DC metropolitan area and Central to Southwestern Virginia. If you are interested in a career in this field, please go to the website for complete information:  http://www.washdcjatc.org/
     
    Loudoun Youth Inc offers various volunteer opportunities for students throughout Loudoun County.  Go to: http://www.loudounyouth.org/

    Loudoun Volunteer CareGivers various volunteer opportunities:  http://lvcaregivers.org/

    Loudoun Cares, Claude Moore Community Builders is seeking volunteers! This is an outstanding organization, please visit their website to learn more about how they support our community and check out pics of some of our PFHS students who have been involved in this amazing organization over the years! To learn more and to register to participate, please go to:  http://www.loudouncares.org/what-we-do/claude-moore-community-builders/

    Virginia State Parks Youth Conservation Corps - too many programs to list, go to: http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/youth-conservation-corps

    Loudoun County Department of Parks & Recreation, Adapted Aquatics is seeking volunteers. If you are interested in becoming a "swim buddy", please contact Ms. Amy Barker at 703.771.5010 or at amy.barker@loudoun.gov You must be at least 14 years old.

    Apprenticeship Program: The Electrical Alliance. Apprentices attend class in hands-on labs where they learn from instructors who have real-world experience, train on today's most technologically advanced systems and earn important industry certifications to demonstrate their expertise. Graduates enter a stable, high-paying career, earning up to $84,800, plus benefits, annually! For detailed information, please go to:  www.getchargedup.org

     

    4/27/20