ERIC Number: ED116000
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
Designing a Career Opportunities Program; A Manpower Needs Assessment.
Community School District 9, Bronx, NY.
The program is designed to provide a system for joining job seekers and job providers in Community School District No. 9 through a medium of teaching and training and to meet the immediate and future job training needs of community residents. The program was conducted according to the following processes: (1) a needs assessment, an income and education analysis, and an employment analysis of the district; (2) an evaluation of other job training programs; (3) an examination of existing manpower programs in the district which are later evaluated in a conference; (4) an outline of major businesses and continuing education programs; and (5) an outline of a plan for the development of cluster center components. The implementation plan for a program to meet the employment needs of the district include the following components: outreach to community residents, career counseling, comprehensive client assessment and recommendation, basic skills program, job training centers, on-site job training program, computer based job market analysis and job placement, follow up and evaluation, and coordination with existing programs. A list of references and a bibliography are included. Appended materials include form letters, the questionnaires used in the study, and manpower training programs in the district. (Author/EC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Improvement of Educational Systems (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Community School District 9, Bronx, NY.
Identifiers - Location: New York (New York)