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"CWEE has helped me build my self-esteem. I feel worthy and inspired to do something positive everyday. Because of my wonderful experience at CWEE, I’m able to share it with others."
– Shawan, Alumni Award Winner 1998 & former CWEE staff member for 13 years
"I sit on many boards and councils but the endeavor that I am most passionate about is sitting on the Board of Directors for the Center for Work Education and Employment (CWEE). CWEE helps individuals receiving TANF get the education and skills necessary to obtain viable employment putting them in a position to eventually transition off of public assistance and hopefully out of poverty."
– Taryn Lewis,
Board of Directors
"CWEE has given me the confidence I need and brought me some hope through this difficult time in my life. I am really grateful to be here."
– Michelle, CWEE Participant
CWEE has been a wonderful and positive experience for me. I’ve updated my skills and am preparing to re-enter the workforce. It has revived my self-worth.
– Rochelle, CWEE Participant
"One of the highlights of my year is taking pictures of the women and men of CWEE. I have the utmost respect and admiration for the graduates of this program, and especially the Alumni Award Winners."
– Whitney Yeager,
Whitney Yeager Photography
"Presenting at CWEE is an enjoyable and worthwhile experience. The participants are fun, interactive and willing to learn."
– Linda Hicks, Premier Members
Program Assistant - Operations
Are you an organized and enthusiastic team member who displays a passion and motivation to work collaboratively to assist individuals in meeting their education and employment goals? Do you want to join a growing organization whose reputation for preparing low-income parents for employment is unmatched in the community? Do you like working in an environment that is inclusive and flexible? Don't miss this opportunity!
Title: Program Assistant - Operations
Position Status: Full-time, Non-Exempt
Salary Range: $35,000 - $38,000
Benefits: Full benefits including three weeks of vacation, paid health days, paid family leave, retirement, health insurance, and more.
Reports to: Director of Operations
Founded in 1982, CWEE fosters personal and professional transformation for low-income families through confidence building, customized skills training, and career advancement. CWEE believes that regardless of personal situations and other barriers to employment, when an appropriate level of education and support is provided, individuals can and will succeed.
CWEE has a long history of expertise and knowledge in the field of adult education and workforce development. We are advocates on many levels - from our work on poverty and education issues to our core program and services - we work tirelessly on behalf of those we serve. CWEE's holistic model is comprised of three key phases - preparing for employment, finding employment, and keeping employment.
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Program Assistant works across the agency to support all teams in delivering services to low-income parents who are preparing to enter the workforce and transitioning from welfare to work. This position is for an enthusiastic, passionate and self-directed individual with exceptional communication and organizational skills. This position provides infrastructure and capacity building for the whole agency in the areas of data management and informational technology, and supports CWEE's efforts to use data to drive programming and stories.
Please submit cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Invitations for interviews will be extended upon review of qualified candidates until the position is filled. No phone calls please.
CWEE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minorities and individuals dedicated to diversity and multiculturalism are encouraged to apply.
A criminal background check of 7 years is required.
1175 Osage Street
Denver, CO 80204