Career Center

The Career Center offers assistance to Plainville High School students preparing them for interviews, jobs/job shadows/careers during, and after, high school.

We also provide Fieldwork Experience through our FWE Internship program and host a Career Day.

The center is located in the Learning Commons.

WORKSHOPS AVAILABLE

The Perry Virtual Workshop

FREE 2. 5 hour Virtual Sessions

EXPLORE careers in

Orthopedic Surgery and Engineering

September 22nd 7-9:30 pm

October 2nd 10-12:30 pm

October 5th 7-9:30 pm

REGISTER AT https://perryinitiative.org/calendar/

Participants will hear from women leaders in these fields and dive into online orthopedic simulations and biomechanics experiments. Additional information can be found on their website: https://perryinitiative.org/pve/






OPPORTUNITIES TO EXPLORE

What do YOU want to do after high school?

What are YOU good at?

What areYOUR skillsets?

What do YOU like to do?

TWO ways to learn these things about yourself...

ASVAB TEST - November 10, 2021

&

Career Exploration Interest Assessment

Assessment takes just 5 minutes!

https://www.careeronestop.org/toolkit/careers/interest-assessment.aspx

Sue Bradley

Career Center Coordinator bradleys@plainvilleschools.org

860-793-3220 x6110

Twitter - @SueBradleyPlv

Current Employment Opportunities


Saint's Restaurant has three part-time positions currently available:

Servers (Evenings & Weekends)

Dishwashers (Evenings & Weekends)

Kitchen Staff/Line Cooks (Evenings & Weekends)

If interested, contact Ashley Goldstein, Saints Restaurant Manager, at ashley@saintsct.com.

You must be 16 years old.


One Fifty Central restaurant in Bristol is currently looking to fill part-time bussing positions on the weekend. You must be 16 years old and have transportation. The hours they need are Friday and/or Saturday night(s) from 5-9:30.

Stop in at the restaurant after school to fill out an application. They are located at 150 Central Street, Bristol (next to Nucchies Rest)You may also call Susan Jones at 860-874-7039 to discuss this position.


Best Cleaners on East Street (next to Gnazzos) is currently looking to fill two part-time positions. One shift would be from 3-7pm and the other from 4-7 pm. Two Saturdays a month are also required from 2-5 pm.

Stop in Best Cleaners to fill out an application. You must be reliable and 16 years old.


Village Gate Retirement Community-Farmington

Looking to fill two waitstaff positions to serve for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. . You must work at least two shifts during the week(5:30-8:00) and two on the weekend (the two on the weekend can both be on the same day, breakfast, lunch or dinner, or all))

You will be given uniforms and be paid minimum wage. You must be 16 years old. Please fill out your application at https://www.atriacareers.com/


Southington Stork Club 1348 West Street, Southington

Looking to fill many part-time positions for childcare, Hours are after school until 6 pm. They'd love you to work as many shifts as you'd like! You will fill out your application in person so stop in after school one day if you're interested! Minimum wage. You must be 16 years old.


Whiz Kids Daycare- 815 Pine Street, Bristol

They are looking to fill 8-10 part-time childcare positions Monday-Friday 2:30-5 pm. You will fill out your application in person so stop in after school one day if you're interested!

Minimum wage. You must be 16 years old.


Old Navy - Plainville

Old Navy is looking to hire 10 students for permanent part-time positions through this upcoming school year. I have attached the flyer in the email I sent you on September 3rd that has a bar code you can scan for an application. You must be 16 years old.


Farmington Woods Golf Course

Part-time employment in the Pro Shop is needed. The job will include helping with carts, the range, and in the shop. Please let me know if you are interested and I will connect you with the Golf Pro. You must be at least 16 years old and be willing to work after school (if possible) and on the weekends.


Employment Opportunities for Graduates


Integrity Manufacturing - Farmington

Small family-owned manufacturing company looking to fill a full-time position. You must be 18 years old. They are offering $15 to start. Someone available for full-time work, with more work experience but not manufacturing, would start at a minimum of $17.00 per hour and anyone with any manufacturing experience would be compensated accordingly.


They also offer a full range of benefits for full-time employees, which includes medical, 401k, profit sharing, etc. Additionally, they offer. tuition reimbursement for employees that want formal training in manufacturing. Tunxis and Asnuntuck have great programs


Please call Lee Ann Doherty, Office Manager at 860-678-1599 to set up an appointment.



Junior Achievement CAREER VIDEOS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2-OzzssVmY&feature=youtu.be Performing Arts/Bushnell, Capital Venture(Finance) Farming

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jmZmMB5T0Pw&feature=youtu.be Business, Education, Public Health, Medical

JA | Traveler's Careers Under the Umbrella 12.8.20 Insurance