Career Education and Development – Links & Resources
Experiential Learning through Bryn Athyn College
One of the best ways to introduce yourself to the professional workplace is to participate in Bryn Athyn College’s Experiential Learning program. Through an internship offering experiential learning, you can get real-world learning and experience at a company in the area, which will help build your resume and create lifelong opportunities in your anticipated career path.
Bryn Athyn College Job Board
BAC now offers an online job board where students and alumni can search from anywhere, 24-7, for full and part-time employment. Job seekers are asked to apply for positions directly with the employer by following the application instructions in the posting.
- Lifeguard, American Pool, 3580 Progress Drive, Suite E, Bensalem, PA 19020
Work at a pool near you. Lifeguard opportunities include competitive pay, flexible schedules, discounted training, leadership development & bonus opportunities. Apply online at guardforlife.com, call 877-418-7666, email email@example.com, or attend an upcoming open house for more information
- The Men’s & Boys Store, 10 Fetters Mill Square, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
The Men’s & Boys Store is in need of several part-time sales people who will also do some social media advertising. Sat and Sunday day-time hours and Wed evening hours available. Training provided. Former sales/customer service experience helpful; outgoing personality important! Hourly rate based on experience. To apply, call Bonnie Greisler at 215 914-2060.
- Bethayres Dairy Queen, Bethayres Shopping Center @ 622 Welsh Rd, Huntingdon Valley
Dairy Queen is in need of part-time team members who have some M-F daytime (along w/evening & weekend) availability. Hours can be flexible but don’t start until 11:00 am each day. Job responsibilities include waiting on customers, making ice cream cakes and novelties, and other tasks associated with working in an ice cream establishment. Pay is negotiable depending on experience. It’s a fun business, and this Dairy Queen is open year round! Contact Kate Treacy to apply:Kate_treacy@comcast.net / 215-803-6023.
- Huntingdon Place Condominiums, 700 Welsh Rd, Huntingdon Valley, PA
Part-time jobs available to do light cleaning (mostly vacuuming hallways) on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings. Hourly rate is $12. Call Kathy Keebler for more information or to apply: 215-593-6973.
- Monty’s Sandwich Shop:·354 2nd Street Pike, Southampton, PA
PT employees needed to make sandwiches, work the register, prep food, use the grill/panini maker, and general maintenance. Positive attitude and good customer service skills required; prior restaurant experience helpful but not needed; training will be provided. Flexibility in scheduling. Call or text Michael Schreiber with questions or to apply: 610-716-5541.
- Grow & Learn Education Center, 250 Geiger Rd, Philadelphia (approximately 2 miles from BAC)
Seeking PT teacher’s aides for afternoon & after school assignments – workers must be 18 or older. Center can be somewhat flexible in scheduling. Contact Lana Mokilev to apply or with questions, @ any time: 215-300-6135 – or the center’s office phone during weekdays: 215-904-6277.
- Holy Redeemer Hospice, 12265 Townsend Road Suite 400, Philadelphia, PA 19154
Holy Redeemer is looking for volunteers to help serve patients and families who are coping with life-limiting illnesses. Volunteer responsibilities include providing emotional support, listening to patient/family concerns, as well as running errands, and relieving the caregiver for a few hours. They are in need of office and pet therapy volunteers as well. Training will be provided; no experience needed. Contact Portia Tatlonghair for more information or to apply: firstname.lastname@example.org / 267-314-3199
- Seasons Pizza, 2975 Philmont Avenue Huntingdon Valley, PA
Seasons Pizza is looking to hire PT employees as servers, counter help, and delivery drivers. They are able to accommodate flexible hours and offer hourly pay and tips. It is a great college job, with a fun work environment! Stop in to apply in person, or for more information call the store @ 267-571-2081.
- Provecho Mexican Grill, 2807 Philmont Ave, Huntington Valley, PA 19006.
Provecho Mexican Grill is looking to hire delivery drivers and servers! For delivery drivers they offer flexible hours during the lunch shift with hourly pay. For servers, they offer hours Wednesday- Sunday 10:20am-2pm with hourly pay + tips. It is a great college job, with a fun work environment and less than 5 minutes from Bryn Athyn! Please call Amy for details on applying: 267-467-4912.
- All Aboard Café, across from the Bryn Athyn Post Office.
Positions are available 11:30 am -4:00 pm Fridays & weekends. Responsibilities include taking orders & serving customers, working the register, helping prepare and assemble meals, and cleaning. Requires positive attitude. They treat everyone like family, and employees get free meals & drinks when working and discounts for their family. Apply to Rod Hee at email@example.com in a new window or through their Facebook messenger, All Aboard Café.
- Convention Event Staff, Philadelphia area
SC Staffing & Consulting seeks temporary event staff workers for business conventions & conferences in the Philadelphia area. Opportunities are available throughout the yr. A successful event staff candidate must be reliable & friendly, be a service-oriented team player, have a positive attitude & strong customer service skills, & be able to provide attentive, friendly, & enthusiastic WOW service in a high-volume environment. If hired, you will greet guests, coordinate with clients & guests, distribute promotional materials, answer simple inquiries clearly & concisely, direct attendees to rooms, and scan badges. Event schedules vary from 1 day to 1 wk. Candidates must have availability for an entire event. To apply, email your name, contact information, and your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Re/max Affiliates 642 Welsh Rd, Huntingdon Valley, PA
Re/max seeks a dynamic Office Assistant for part-time work, up to 20 hours per week/$15.50 per hour. Duties include but are not limited to: handling Accounts Payable/Receivables, purchasing products, coordinating product shipping and receiving, answering phones, receiving mail, ordering office supplies, running errands, organizing workflow, and prioritizing accordingly. Requirements include the ability to work independently, be task-oriented, possess good follow-through skills, be highly organized and detail-oriented. An understanding of QuickBooks Pro is a plus but not necessary. Interested applicants should reply with a resume to email@example.com in a new window. Website: http://www.remax.comopens in a new window Telephone: 215-975-6900
(The College’s Office of Career Education and Development does not specifically endorse any listed employer or employment opportunity; the Job Board is solely an information source for open positions that have been brought to our attention. While Career Education and Development team members are available to provide job search guidance, job seekers are encouraged to explore employment opportunities and employers through networking and research.)
BAC Alumni Career Resources:
Visit our Alumni Career Resources page to learn more about cover letter and resume reviews, practice interviews, networking, and our Lifelong Learning Program.
The O*Net Interest Profile is a brief free vocational assessment from the US Department of Labor that helps users identify which careers best match their interests. Click here to check it out!
Federal Government Career Resource Links
Grad School Information
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If you need further help in identifying what major or career you would like to pursue, contact Renee L. Rosenfeld, Director of Human Resources (firstname.lastname@example.org; 267-502-6038) or Laura Nash, Head of Experiential Learning (email@example.com; 267-502-2412) or your Advisor.