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Paid Experiences – 2021

Paid Experiences – 2021

PAID EXPERIENCES

We build and manage a large marketplace of paid experiences, and use a student-centered approach to scale opportunity for all youth in the Kansas City region. We use flexible, work-based modules that reinforce essential skill building, social capital development, and student voice and self advocacy while connecting students to paid experiences.

Our 2020 line-up includes the following experiences:

Work Ready Institute

WRI is 4-part series designed to accelerate a student’s core readiness to successfully participate in coordinated / curated work-based experiences. It includes modules on Communications, Wellness, Productivity and Networking. Successful completers earn the WRI badge and a $100 Visa Gift Card.

Registration opens April 1, 2021

Skill Builders Series

The Skill Builders series aims to accelerate a student’s professional development and occupational identity in order to more fully engage in coordinated / curated real-world projects and work-based experiences. Successful completers earn three Hire KC badges: Pathways, Community, and Identity.

Registration opens April 1, 2021

Current high school students are eligible to earn a $150 Visa Gift Card.

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Leadership Series

The Leadership Series aims to help equip youth in their future ascension through modeled leadership, with a focus on positive influence and community impact. It includes a diverse group of KC leaders. This box set is part of the full Skill Builders Series, and includes four credentialed badges for successful completers.

Registration opens April 1, 2021

Current high school students are eligible to earn a $150 Visa Gift Card.

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Client-Connected Projects

Our client-connected projects are sourced and vetted by our experts, and include Real-World Learning readiness, near-peer coaching, and a learning journey designed to produce portfolio-ready work, and the authentic application of concepts and essential skills that young people can develop into market value assets. Successful completers earn $300 in a Visa Gift Card.

Registration opens April 1, 2021

Current high school students are eligible to earn up to $200 Visa Gift Card.

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Virtual Internships

Our virtual i-ships are sourced and vetted by our experts, and include work-readiness, coaching, and a supportive journey designed to produce portfolio-ready work, and the authentic application of concepts and essential skills that young people can develop into market value assets. V-terns earn an hourly rate or a stipend for their work; and varies based on employer.

Registration opens April 1, 2021

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Summer Internships

Vetted employers host Hire KC students for a virtual internship that includes intern-ready training, mentor coaching, and an experiential journey designed to produce portfolio-ready work and authentic application of industry and position concepts and essential skills that young people can turn into market value assets. Interns earn up to $12.50/hour and are seasonal employees.

Registration opens April 1, 2021

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