Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success - Verteran Heroes Helping Kids

Veteran Heroes Helping Kids

In partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound, Pierce College is offering work study positions to students interested in mentoring local kids.

Positions are part-time during the academic year (September through May) and full-time during the summers. Duties include supervising Boys & Girls Club members, planning and participating in activities, and providing guidance and role modeling to members.

Position requirements
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Currently enrolled in Pierce College
• First Aid/CPR training (able to obtain on the job)
• Pass a pre-employment drug test and background check
• Eligible for federal work study
• Preference will be given to veterans who served in active military, naval, or air service and received Honorable Discharge or MedicalRelease Under Honorable Conditions

For application information, visit the Veterans Resource Center, Cascade 425, or the Financial Aid Office in the Cascade Welcome Center at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom. Apply online via the Pierce College jobs page.

Vickie Bell
Veteran Advisor/Resource Center Manager
253-964-6445
(FS)

Veterans Resource Center
(253) 964-6364
CAS 425
cevss@pierce.ctc.edu

Hours of Operation

M-Th: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
F: 8 a.m. - Noon

Community Resources

American Legion
Pierce County Veterans Bureau
Veterans Innovation Grant Operation Good Jobs
MDC-Tacoma