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Las Positas College Student Veterans.

VETERANS WORK STUDY POSITIONS

OPEN FOR SPRING 2013

veteran

$8.00 per hour (tax free)

Flexible schedule

(up to 20 hours/week)

 

POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

LAS POSITAS COLLEGE VETERANS OFFICE

ALAMEDA COUNTY VETERANS SERVICE OFFICE
( Eastmont Mall in Oakland and the Social Service Office in Hayward)

LIVERMORE VA HOSPITAL

(please submit resume and VA Workstudy Application to the Las Positas College Veterans Office - they will be forwarded to the Livermore VA Hospital representative - Sue Scott)

 

VA WORKSTUDY PROGRAM at LAS POSITAS COLLEGE

Background:  The VA Work-Study program is designed to assist eligible veterans in attaining their educational objective by providing VA paid work experience in a supervised learning environment.

Eligibility:  Any student who has been awarded education benefits under Chapters 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, 1606, 1607, or VRAP and is attending school at least ¾ time is eligible.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to speak and write effectively
  • Working knowledge of computers
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing priorities
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Knowledge and interest in Veterans’ programs
  • Posses a high level of initiative

Description of Responsibilities:

  • Responding to telephone inquiries from veterans, military personnel, and students applying for or participating in VA education benefits programs
  • Filing, photocopying and mailing documents and education forms
  • Preparing outreach information (flyers, brochures, newsletters) for distribution
  • Assisting with enrollment certification to the VA
  • Provide service with other veteran projects as needed

Training:

  • The student will be provided on-the-job training in the use of the office computers and programs.
  • The student will participate in various training programs to learn policies, procedures and regulations.

Pay:

  • The student pay rate is the State of California minimum wage of $8.00 per hour.
  • Work study students may work up to a maximum amount of 20 hours per week. Work hours will be flexible with the student's class schedule, but each term the establishment of a regular schedule is required based on mutual agreement, considering the student's class schedule and the Veteran's office hours, and is expected to be adhered to.
  • The student must submit a class schedule to the LPC VA Office each semester.

Application Process:

An application (you may download it VA Workstudy or obtain a paper copy from the VA Office)

A current resume must be submitted with the application

Student's class schedule and anticipated days and hours of availability of the current term (an/or future term if pre registered) must be submitted with the application.

Completed application, resume, and schedule must be submitted to the Building 1500 Front Desk Receptionist or directly to Todd Steffan, Veterans Coordinator, Rm. 1317.

Contact:

Todd Steffan, Veterans Coordinator

Las Positas Veterans First Office

Phone: (925) 424-1571 Email: tsteffan@laspositascollege.edu

 

Las Positas Veterans First Program
Veterans Office
New Offices:
BLDG 1310
(near old office)

Tel: 925.424.1571/1572
Fax: 925.424-1574

Office Hours

FALL 2014

Mon: 9:00am to 6:00pm
Tues: 9:00am to 6:00pm
Wed: 9:00am to 6:00pm
Thurs: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Fri: 9:00am to Noon

 

Veterans Resource Center Hours

FALL 2014

Mon: 9:00am to 7:00pm
Tues: 9:00am to 7:00pm
Wed: 9:00am to 7:00pm
Thurs: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Fri: 9:00am to Noon

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events
Veterans Calendar

Contact Us

Todd Steffan
TSteffan@laspositascollege.edu

Veterans First Coordinator
925.424.1571/1572
Office: 1000

 

Support the Veterans First Program

Additional Contact Information

Additional VA Contact Information

 

Las Positas College Foundation - A major supporter of the LPC Veterans First Program
A Supporter of the LPC Veterans First Program

 

 

 

 

 


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