Re-Entry Transition Specialist, part-time

Re-Entry Transition Specialist, part-time


Carteret Community College
3505 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557
Phone: 252-222-6000

Job Location

Morehead City, NC


$18 - $20 per hour


No Benefits

Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Friday, February 24, 2023
Closes: Saturday, April 1, 2023

Target Start Date

Saturday, April 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours

25 hours per week

Reports to

Vice-President of Corporate and Community Education

Employment Type

Part-Time, 25 hours per week

Minimum Qualifications

Education:  High School Diploma of equivalent and some post-secondary education 

Knowledge and Skills:  Familiarity with and knowledge of barriers justice-involved job seekers face when transitioning into their community including, but not limited to, employment, housing, transportation, access to medical care, etc.

Physical Demands:  Must be mentally and emotionally able to perform a variety of essential duties under both normal and stressful or emergency conditions.  Must be able to independently plan, prioritize, and organize work.  Must be able to accept change and interruption.  Must be able to interact with Board Members, staff, clients, and other visitors.  Must be physically able to perform general office work eight (8) or more hours daily as deadlines and workload mandates.  Must be able to operate a calculator, computer, copier, typewriter, and telephone system.

Licensing Requirement:   Must possess a current, valid NC driver's license.  

Preferred Qualifications

See minimum qualifications

Position Description

Carteret Community College is accepting applications for 2 part-time (25 hours per week)  Re-Entry Transition Specialists.  One Specialist will work in Carteret County, and another will work in Onslow County.   Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  

The individual in this position is or is willing to become a Certified Peer Support Specialist who will assist justice-involved (JI) customers in navigating services available that can address their employment and training needs and provide supportive services to ensure a successful transition into their local community. Services include but are not limited to:  job search activities, eligibility determination and assisting with enrollment into Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Title I programs, career advising, file management, referring customers to additional resources, and assisting with employment activities as needed, assisting JI customers with their individual employment plans, and employment search activities. This position will also work closely with their local re-entry council and community partners to ensure program goals are achieved.

Job Post Contact

Human Resources Office

Carteret Community College

3505 Arendell Street

Morehead City, NC 28557

252-222-6275 office

252-222-6006 fax