Career Services

 

 

Career Center

The career center is here to assist you during your journey at Summit Academy OIC and beyond. The Career Success Coaches are here to help you recognize where you are at and take the next steps to achieve your goals. We celebrate the diversity of our student body and appreciate that each student brings to us a unique background, life story, and set of interest, skills, and goals.

Students

Our career services team works with community partners and a large network of employers & alumni to foster a community where students are supported through their career development process.We are here to help you become “work- ready” by:

    • Exploring Career Options
    • Assisting with barriers to employment (transportation issues, etc.)
    • Resume, Cover Letters & Job Applications
    • Finding part-time/temporary/full-time jobs, internships, volunteer and job shadowing positions (Earn & Learn)

STUDENTS: Found a Job? Fill out the Employment Verification form and claim your $25 Gift Card!

 

 

 

 

 

Lifetime Career Services To All Summit ALUMNI!

Career development is a lifelong process so it makes sense that you have lifelong career services!   Whether you’re just starting out or contemplating a change in direction, the Career Center is here to help you.  We offer a wealth of tools and resources specifically designed to support Summit alumni at any point in their career.

Services for Recent Alumni

Assistance with Driver’s License Reinstatement Costs
Car/Purchases/Repair Grants
Educational Grants
Small Business Grants
Tools, Union Dues, Uniforms
Reduced Monthly Bus Cards
Career Coaching appointment
Direct resume Referrals to Employers
Weekly Job leads Newsletter
Special invitations for campus hiring fairs, workshops and events
Walk-In’s (resume, cover letter, job applications, job search, ets) welcome

Got A Job

Fill out the EMPLOYMENT VERIFICATION form and claim your $25 Gift Card!

Alumni who graduated over 6+months ago

Reduced Monthly Bus Cards
Career coaching appointments
Direct Resume Referrals to Employers
Weekly Job Leads Newsletter
Special invitations for campus hiring fairs, workshops and events.
Walk-In’s (Resume, Cover Letter, Job Applications, Job Search, etc.)

 

 

 

Employers

Summit’s students enter the workforce prepared with confidence, skills and the ability to navigate any environment.

Whether you’re seeking interns, full-time or part-time employees, the Career Center offers several ways to help you identify candidates.

You can participate in our direct referral program, or attend one of our hiring fairs.  We also invite you to volunteer to facilitate an industry-specific tour, guest speaker and help students prepare for the workplace through mock interviews.

Finally, employers may post jobs and internships with the Career Center for students and alumni by completing the “Work Order Form”.

Questions?

THE CAREER CENTER
935 Olson Memorial Highway, Room #8
Minneapolis, MN 55405
(612) 377-0150
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m

Tameeka Gamble, Career Services Manager tgamble@saoic.org
Lakisha Jones, Career Success Coach ljones@saoic.org
David Lewis, Career Success Coach dlewis@saoic.org