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Virtual Recruitment Event for Advocacy, Social Services, Education, Law & Policy

Friday, April 16, 2021
11 AM - 2 PM
via UMBCworks Virtual Career Fairs module

Students: Login and RSVP
Employers: Register
 

Participate in open networking with several employers in the Advocacy, Social Services, Education, Law & Policy industries.

Don't forget, the best opportunities often come from personal connections. This event provides a special chance to meet potential mentors in your industry.

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**If you require special accommodations for this event due to a disability, please notify us at least two weeks prior to the event. Requests received after that time cannot be guaranteed, but we will do our best to make the proper arrangements. Please email careers@umbc.edu with your specific request - be sure to include title, date, and time of the event.
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List of Employers Registered to Attend
Research companies, before the event, on their own websites (linked below). Click on the information icon information icon to display company descriptions provided by each employer upon registration.
 
Arundel Lodge is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization that works toward a world where behavioral health disorders are not a limit to achieving a meaningful life in the community. We envision being an essential member of a community network that helps prevent behavioral health disorders and provides the care and support people need to lead healthy, productive lives.

Recruiting majors: Psychology; Human Services; Social Work; Sociology

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Alumni

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced; Part-Time
VISION

We envision a Baltimore where people independently support themselves and their families and where individuals are safe from abuse, neglect and exploitation.

Mission

We will aggressively assist and empower people in economic need, provide Prevention services, and protect vulnerable children and adults.

• Work is indispensable for achieving independence.

• Partnerships and alliances with businesses and the community are critical to our customer's ability to achieve and maintain independence.

• Families should be the first resource for the emotional and financial support of their children and other family members.

• Assistance is provided to people while honoring individual and group differences.

• Empowerment is essential to the provision of human services.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Senior; Master's Student; Alumni; Advanced Special (Graduate); Professional Education & Training

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced
Baltimore's students are filled with talent, dreams, and enormous potential. "Building a Generation: City Schools' Blueprint for Success" lays out how we make success happen. The blueprint focuses on three areas to help students reach their goals through student wholeness, literacy, and staff leadership. Join our team and join the work of helping the next generation.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Senior; Master's Student; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced
We are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated people who will take the job as seriously as we do. We are committed to providing the best camp experience to our campers, families and staff. Working at Camp JCC includes summer membership privileges including access to the fitness center and more, discounts on camp tuition for your children and incredible experiences that will help your college or career aspirations.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student; Alumni; Other; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training; English Language Institute

Position Type(s): Internship Opportunities; Temporary/Seasonal
Established in 1947, CCS designs and implements successful, transformative development initiatives for leading nonprofits across all sectors and throughout the world. As one of the most widely recommended fundraising consulting and management firms in the world, we are passionate about the nonprofits we serve and the causes they promote. We are hiring across the country and look forward to discussing our exciting career opportunities with you.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Alumni

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced
Columbia Academy is a private school in Howard County, Maryland serving children ages six weeks through eighth grade. At Columbia Academy, our premier learning environment encompasses an overall teaching approach that cultivates successful learning opportunities which allow every student to become a responsible, valuable member of his or her community.

Our dedicated teachers develop each student's greatest potential and keep him or her engaged in a diverse, supportive environment. We include families and the community in our educational process to give our students the fullest possible range of stimulating environments, and nurture a cycle of feedback that leaves no educational gap uncovered.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Alumni; Advanced Special (Graduate); Professional Education & Training

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced; Part-Time; Temporary/Seasonal
Cornerstone Montgomery empowers people living with mental health and co-occurring substance use disorders to live, work, and integrate successfully into the community. We envision that each person we serve will have a meaningful life of their choosing. As the largest outpatient behavioral health agency in Montgomery County, we offer years of evidence based treatment experience to our consumers and practical training to our staff. Our robust training program allows staff members to develop and grow in the position and provides the basis for upward mobility within the agency.

Recruiting majors: Psychology; Psychology; Human Services; Social Work

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Senior

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level
ESF's mission is to provide the finest camp experience for people of all ages. ESF is committed to quality and excellence in everything we do. We provide carefully designed programs and activities, a dedicated, experienced and well-trained staff, along with a caring, safe environment with premier facilities. Our team consists of teachers, undergraduate, students, and graduate students in a variety of fields.

THE VALUE OF THE ESF EXPERIENCE
• Make a difference in the life of a child
• Work on a dynamic, talented team
• Consistent schedule, Monday-Friday
• Training & experience with behavior management, safety, leadership and teaching children
• Internship opportunities
• Professional networking and resume building
• Referral bonus program

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training

Position Type(s): Internship Opportunities; Temporary/Seasonal
Today's FBI is an intelligence-driven and threat-focused national security organization with both intelligence and law enforcement responsibilities that is staffed by a dedicated cadre of more than 30,000 agents, analysts, and other professionals who work around the clock and across the globe to protect the U.S. from terrorism, espionage, cyber attacks, and major criminal threats, and to provide its many partners with service, support, training and leadership.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student; Alumni; Other; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training; English Language Institute

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced; Internship Opportunities
Initiatives for Identity, Inclusion, & Belonging (I3B) is dedicated to creating an environment that supports cross-cultural education and collaboration at UMBC. We invite you to join us in our commitment to empowering all UMBC students and staff to be culturally conscious and informed members of our community. A safe and inclusive space for students and staff of all backgrounds, we strive to develop innovative programs and initiatives that celebrate cultural diversity, equality, and social justice.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student

Position Type(s): Internship Opportunities
The International Rescue Committee provides opportunities for refugees, asylees, victims of human trafficking, survivors of torture, and other immigrants to thrive in America. Each year, thousands of people, forced to flee violence and persecution, are welcomed by the people of the United States into the safety and freedom of America. These individuals have survived against incredible odds. The IRC works with government bodies, civil society actors, and local volunteers to help them translate their past experiences into assets that are valuable to their new communities. In Silver Spring and other offices across the country, the IRC helps them to rebuild their lives.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student; Alumni; Other; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training; English Language Institute

Position Type(s): Internship Opportunities
We proudly serve the two regional airports of our nation's capital, Ronald Reagan - Washington National Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport. We are a full-service police agency performing all aspects of law enforcement for the benefit of both our patrons and the employees who make up our community.
The Airports Authority police department is one of the largest in the Northern Virginia area, and is comprised of 223 sworn officers, 33 Traffic Control Officers, and 9 civilian administrative personnel. Our Virginia- certified police officers enforce Airports Authority regulations, the county codes of Arlington, Fairfax and Loudoun, and the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student; Alumni; Other; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training; English Language Institute

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level
The Promise Heights initiative was established in 2009 by the University of Maryland School of Social Work to improve educational outcomes for youth and ensure families are healthy and successful in the West Baltimore communities of Upton/Druid Heights.

In 2012, Promise Heights became a U.S. Department of Education Promise Neighborhood grantee-only one of 50 nationwide-to create a pipeline of integrated and comprehensive services which support children to succeed, thrive, be inspired to stay in school, and aspire to college and career.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Junior; Senior

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Temporary/Seasonal
We are a network of individuals that believe the literacy gap can be closed.

Reading Partners is a children's literacy program that brings community volunteers into neighborhood schools to provide one-on-one reading support using a proven, evidence-based curriculum to ensure students are on track to read at grade level by fourth grade. We serve 16 schools and 600 students in Baltimore City and engage over 800 volunteer tutors.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student; Alumni; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training; English Language Institute

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Service-Learning through Shriver Center
Sheppard Pratt is the nation's largest private, nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, special education, developmental disability, and social services. We serve over 80,000 people every year and have over 160 programs in 16 counties throughout the State of Maryland. Our mission is to improve the quality of life of individuals and families by compassionately serving their mental health, addiction, special education, and community support needs. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Sheppard Pratt as one of the top psychiatric hospitals in the nation for the past thirty years. Sheppard Pratt recently earned the "LGBTQ Health Care Equality Top Performer" designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Alumni; Other; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Professional Education & Training

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced; Part-Time
Social Security has provided financial protection for our nation's people for over 80 years. Chances are, you either receive Social Security benefits or know someone who does. With retirement, disability, and survivors benefits, Social Security is one of the most successful anti-poverty programs in our nation's history.

In the Office of Systems, we use technology to enable SSA to provide excellent customer service. The Office of Systems is more than 3,100 people strong and is comprised of several components, each with a specific role in supporting SSA. From Cybersecurity, where we employ a dynamic enterprise-wide Cybersecurity program, leveraging a defense-in-depth strategy to help protect the sensitive data of the American public to Application Development where we develop the suite of

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student; Alumni; Other; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training; English Language Institute

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level
The Ivymount School is a non-public school, non-profit school in Rockville, MD that serves students will disabilities including Autism, Asperger's and Multiple Learning Needs.

Ivymount School and Programs provides school- and community-based services for children and young adults with special needs from throughout the Washington metropolitan area. The school program serves more than 200 students, ages 4 - 21, with speech and language impairments, learning disabilities, intellectual disabilities, health impairments, and autism spectrum disorders. The classrooms are structured to serve students with a range of academic and cognitive abilities, including, in some cases, those who have the potential to obtain a high school diploma.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Alumni; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Professional Education & Training

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level
The League for People with Disabilities is an organization that is dedicated to understanding and improving the challenges faced by people with disabilities and their families. For almost a century, The League has been a pillar of the Baltimore Community and continues to be a leader in advocating for the rights of people with physical, cognitive and developmental disabilities. Our mission is to help individuals gain independence and increase their self-sufficiency in order to improve their overall quality of life. The interests of people with disabilities are at the heart of everything we do at The League.


Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced; Internship Opportunities; Part-Time; Temporary/Seasonal
Founded in 1876, The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is the third oldest zoo in the United States and is internationally known for its contributions in conservation and research. More than 1,500 animals are represented in the Zoo's varied natural habitat exhibits in areas such as Polar Bear Watch, the Maryland Wilderness, African Journey and the award-winning Children's Zoo. Situated in Druid Hill Park near downtown Baltimore, the Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums. For more information, visit www.marylandzoo.org.

Recruiting majors: Biological Sciences; Biology Education; Education; Environmental Science; Environmental Studies

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Senior; Alumni

Position Type(s): Full-Time - Entry-Level; Full-Time - Experienced

The U.S. Dream Academy is helping our nation's children reach for their dreams. Through academic, social, and values enrichment, we empower those children most at risk of incarceration to believe in themselves and to succeed.

Across the nation, there are millions of young people living in high crime and high poverty communities, who fear they may not live to be an adult. For those young people who also have a parent incarcerated, the future may be even more bleak. For these young people an absent parent, family instability, the stigma and shame of parental incarceration converges with poverty, crime and failing public schools to create a dangerous mix of risk factors that significantly increase a child's chances of school failure and future incarceration. Without an intervention this

Recruiting majors: Community Leadership; Education; Honors College; Other; Psychology; Psychology; Human Services; Social Work; Sociology; Sociology; Applied; Undecided; Undeclared; Urban Studies

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Freshman; Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student; Alumni; Other; Special Undergraduate; Advanced Special (Graduate); Post Doctoral; Professional Education & Training; English Language Institute

Position Type(s): Internship Opportunities; Service-Learning through Shriver Center
The UMBC Career Center aims to empower all students and graduates to create their own success stories.

Please visit https://careers.umbc.edu/aboutus/ to learn more.

Recruiting majors: All Majors

Interested in speaking with the following class level(s): Sophomore; Junior; Senior; Master's Student; Doctoral Student

Position Type(s): On-Campus: UMBC student employment; Part-Time

21 companies registered.