Make a Difference in the Life of a Local Abused and Neglected Child… Become a Guardian ad Litem

Make a Difference in the Life of a Local Abused and Neglected Child… Become a Guardian ad Litem.

The Child’s Best Interest is Our Only Interest.
Guardian ad Litems are community members who volunteer to represent local children before the court, social service agencies and the community. They are the child’s voice and the ones who show the child the community cares. Volunteers are trained and work in a team environment with peer mentor, program staff, including attorneys. On average, Guardians devote 8-10 hour a month to their cases.
Guardians Roles are:
Information Gather
Courtroom advocate
Community Advocate
A Voice for the Child. For training schedule and more information see GAL flyer Wakulla-Franklin 2016

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OnJuly 7, 2016, posted in: News by

TCC Workforce Development July Offerings

TCC WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

This preview provides a listing of our upcoming events and courses starting in the month of July.

Additional information about future offerings, as well as course descriptions, can be found on our website

Upcoming Events

Lessons Over Lunch: 

How To Engage & Motivate Employees

Date:  August 3, 2016

Time:  11:30 AM – 12:45 PM

Location:  TCC Gadsden Center

Pre-registration required at: August Lessons Registration.  Space is limited.

July Courses:

Registration and payment of fees prior to the course date is required.  Please visit our website to apply and register.

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OnJuly 1, 2016, posted in: News by

June 2016 Newsletter

June

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OnMay 31, 2016, posted in: Newsletter by

Wakulla Environmental Institute Offering Drone Class this Summer

Unmanned Systems Technology (Drones) Offered this Summer!
Course begins July 12, and ends September 29. Course number WEI0101; Reference number 169859; Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-9 p.m. Classes include lecture and hands on time operating aerial, underwater and ground vehicles. For more information or instructions on how to register visit: Visit our Website! or Send us an email!

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May 2016 Newsletter

May Newsletter

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OnMay 3, 2016, posted in: Newsletter by

Job Opportunity – American Cancer Society

Community Manager, Relay For Life – Tallahassee

Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Experience Required: 1 – 3 Years

Job Description:

Executes a portfolio of Relay For Life events, with accountability for significant income targets, as well as event-related mission and advocacy activities. Ensures goal achievement through the effective leadership, engagement, empowerment, and mobilization of event volunteers.

 

    • Accountable for the achievement of income performance targets for a portfolio of Relay For Life events, including community feeder events.
    • Responsible for effectively and efficiently completing activities and meeting target deadlines in order to execute successful events.
    • Implements best practices for leadership development, increased participation and event revenue growth; drives and encourages creativity and innovation at the community level.
    • Develops and demonstrates skills in community organization, relationship building and talent identification and leadership development.
    • Engages, trains and manages relationships with community volunteers to ensure successful events execution, with a focus on event volunteer leadership positions.
    • Engages the community in Relay For Life to drive increased event participation – event committee, teams, team members, sponsors and survivor/caregiver – including youth engagement through teams in community events, Relay Recess and Field Day, high school Coaches vs. Cancer.
    • Collaborates with Corporate & Distinguished Partners and Health Systems staff to maximize event success; leverages opportunities to engage constituents from corporate, distinguished partners and health systems activities in events through event sponsorship and participation.
    • Works in partnership with Health Systems staff for achievement of identified event-related mission goals, including enterprise-wide initiatives. Integrates mission/cancer control activities messaging and within Relay For Life events.
    • Partners with enterprise support functions and ensures appropriate support is provided for successful execution of events.
    • Utilizes available tools and processes to maximize event results, including online fundraising.
    • Utilizes and responds to customer satisfaction survey, comparative event and success factors data.
    • Monitors progress against objectives; adjusts plans and manages contingency efforts and resources as required.
    • Ensures strong logistical coordination for assigned events.
    • Facilitates volunteer retention and ensures meaningful volunteer recognition.
    • Utilizes defined processes to ensure timely and accurate event data entry.
    • Ensures compliance with ACS policies, including employment, risk management, event and cash handling, and financial controls.
    • Works in partnership with ACS CAN, including efforts to increase ACS CAN membership.
  • Actively demonstrates and cascades the enterprise-wide mindsets: integrity, collaboration and stewardship.

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OnMay 2, 2016, posted in: News by

TCC Workforce Development May Courses

May Courses

This preview provides a listing of our upcoming events and courses starting in the month of May.

Additional information about future offerings, as well as course descriptions, can be found on our website. Visit Our Website

Registration and payment of fees prior to the course date is required.  Please visit our website to apply and register.

Green Technologies

Solar Photovoltaics – NABCEP

May 5 – June 25

T/R, 6:00 – 10:00 PM

$495

Information Technology                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Computer Basics

May 10 – May 19

T/R, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

$79 More May Courses

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OnApril 25, 2016, posted in: News by

Participate in the “ACHIEVING THE DREAM” Business Incubator Program For Free

This program is a part of the Retail Career Pathways Initiative at TCC and will provide assistance to increase
growth potential, resulting in self-sustaining, profitable companies, and support the launch, growth,
stabilization and long-term success of business enterprises in Leon and surrounding counties. Additionally,
participants will have local business Mentors to maximize their opportunity for success!

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OnApril 19, 2016, posted in: News, Other by

April 2016 Newsletter

April

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OnApril 7, 2016, posted in: News, Newsletter by

Job Opportunity – USDA Forest Service

USDA FOREST SERVICE, SOUTHERN REGION, R8
National Forests in Florida, Apalachicola National Forest
Wakulla Work Center

Forestry Technician (Trails), GS-0462-07

The Apalachicola National Forest will be announcing a Forestry Technician (Trails) position for the Wakulla Work Center based out of Tallahassee, Florida.  This notification is being circulated to inform prospective applicants of the upcoming opportunity.

How to Apply

The vacancy announcement for this position will be posted on the U.S. Government’s official website for employment opportunities at www.usajobs.govThis position is being announced under announcement number “to be announced”. more

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