Great Jobs KC

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Great Jobs KC is a 501(c)(3) that provides access to college scholarships and tuition-free job training along with job placement assistance to secure family-sustaining jobs for low- to modest-income individuals in the Kansas City Area.

Great Jobs KC launched as KC Scholars in September 2016 and, in less than five years, garnered widespread community engagement and rapid scaling. With now over 6,000 scholarship recipients and almost  2,000 Scholars in college, we are on the path to near 10,000 Scholars by 2022 and is projected to grow to near 15,000 by 2027.

Great Jobs KC’s KC Scholars Scholarship Program routinely exceeds goals for the number of scholarships awarded, college enrollment, and persistence rates. Early impact rates are significantly higher for the region, state, and nation. Join a team that is dedicated to our Scholars’ success and making a difference for individuals and our region!

Great Jobs KC’s tuition-free job training program, Great Jobs KC, provides access to job training in high-demand career fields along with life skills workshops. With the addition of the Employer Engagement team, the organization has been able to support the Scholars in obtaining great jobs within Kansas City. By forging partnerships with area employers along with career workshops for Scholars, the organization is on track to secure family-sustaining jobs with benefits for 50,000 Kansas Citians in the next 10 years.

For questions, or to inquire about open positions, please contact the Talent Team at Talent@greatjobskc.org.

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Scholar Advocate – College (Columbia)

Great Jobs KC Apply for Scholar Advocate – College (Columbia) ABOUT THE ROLE   Reports to: Program Manager – College Location: Columbia, Missouri Remote/Field (technology provided) Status: Exempt, Full-time Salary: Annual salary based on experience Benefits: Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, PTO, Holidays, leave program, 401k including employer contribution, and others Operating hours: 8:30 ...
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Scholar Advocate – College (Springfield)

Great Jobs KC Apply for Scholar Advocate – College (Springfield) ABOUT THE ROLE  Reports to:  Communications Manager Location:  Kansas City, MO Hybrid: 2 days in office, 3 days remote (technology provided) Status:  Exempt, Full-time Salary:  Annual salary based on experience Benefits:  Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, PTO, Holidays, ...
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Scholar Advocate – College

Great Jobs KC Apply for Scholar Advocate – College ABOUT THE ROLE   Reports to: Program Manager – College Location: Kansas City, MO Remote/Field (technology provided) Status: Exempt, Full-time Salary: Annual salary based on experience Benefits: Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, PTO, Holidays, leave program, 401k including employer contribution, and others Operating ...
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Scholar Advocate – Adult Learner & College Match Savings Program

Great Jobs KC Apply for Scholar Advocate – Adult Learner & College Match Savings Program ABOUT THE ROLE   Reports to: Program Manager – College Location: Kansas City, MO Remote/Field  (technology provided) Status: Exempt, Full-time Salary: Annual salary based on experience Benefits: Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, PTO, Holidays, leave program, 401k including ...
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Scholar Advocate – HS

Great Jobs KC Apply for Marketing Assistant – Hybrid ABOUT THE ROLE  Reports to:  Communications Manager Location:  Kansas City, MO Hybrid: 2 days in office, 3 days remote (technology provided) Status:  Exempt, Full-time Salary:  Annual salary based on experience Benefits:  Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, PTO, Holidays, leave ...
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Career Resources Manager

Great Jobs KC Apply for Marketing Assistant – Hybrid ABOUT THE ROLE  Reports to:  Communications Manager Location:  Kansas City, MO Hybrid: 2 days in office, 3 days remote (technology provided) Status:  Exempt, Full-time Salary:  Annual salary based on experience Benefits:  Medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, PTO, Holidays, leave ...
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