Kerry Ozmelek, Supervisor of Career Readiness

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Adelphoi Career Readiness is an integrated program that provides youth in care with highly effective academic and vocational components that facilitate the development of PACTT employability skills and opportunity for career exploration.

Adelphoi’s Career Readiness Program will prepare students for the world of work and help them to achieve their highest potential by offering career exploration in various trades and instruction in employability skills. Through the development of academic, vocational, and soft skills, Adelphoi students will prepare to re-enter their communities with increased self-esteem and a better knowledge of their own abilities and aptitudes. Adelphoi is a PACTT-affiliated juvenile justice facility and has incorporated the PACTT Employability Skills checklist in each facet of our Career Readiness program, as well as our Mission and Vision statements.

Career Readiness is an integrated program that provides youth in care with highly effective academic and vocational components that facilitate the development of PACTT employability skills and opportunity for career exploration. Program components include:

  • Pursuit of a high school diploma
  • Career experience opportunities
  • Support from group home counselors
  • Instruction from field experts and teachers
  • Portfolio development
  • The Adelphoi Promise and other scholarship opportunities

Through its facility-wide Career Readiness program, Adelphoi will prepare students for the world of work and help them to achieve their highest potential by offering career exploration in various trades and instruction in the PACTT Employability Skills. Through the development vocational and soft skills, Adelphoi will help students prepare to re-enter their communities with increased self-esteem and a better knowledge of their own abilities and aptitudes.