REENTRY SUPPORT PROJECT CONTACT INFO
Email: email@example.com Phone: (267) 299-5979
The Reentry Support Project does not offer walk-in office hours to the general public, including program applicants. To meet with Reentry Support Project staff, you must first secure an appointment by phone or through email.
REENTRY SUPPORT PROJECT EXAMPLE MEDIA COVERAGE
Philly Voice (2016): From prison to college, student steers his life toward serving people with autism
Philadelphia Tribune (2016):Students chose college after prison
Community College of Philadelphia (2016):Reentry Support Project unlocks new hope throughout the city
Community College of Philadelphia (2015):Obama's praise spotlights alum and the Reentry Support Project
Community College Daily - American Association of Community Colleges (2015):Future Forward offers a second chance
Philly.com (2015): Facing trial for lesser crimes? Try community college
My City Paper (2011): Inmates finish college courses for first time since the 90's
THE REENTRY SUPPORT PROJECT IS HIRING!!
We are seeking a part-time (13-15 hrs per week) Career Coach interested in working at the crossroads of criminal justice, entrepreneurship, business, and leadership education with adults with criminal records enrolled in our PACE program at Community College of Philadelphia (Main Campus). This position also requires fostering relationships with local employers. MBA or on-track for MBA preferred.
We are additionally seeking a part-time (6.5 hrs per week - evenings) "Pathways to College Success" Instructor who understands the college application/financial aid processes, how to decide if college is right for you, how to pick a major, which careers are best suited for those with criminal records, and the relationship of cognitive and noncognitive skills to success, to work behind bars in the Philadelphia Department of Prisons. BA required, higher education work experience preferred.
Both positions pay $25/hr. We are not seeking candidates with MSW.
If you are interested in either, email your resume and a brief description of why you are a strong candidate to firstname.lastname@example.org
In Philadelphia, PA, approximately 1 in 5 citizens has a criminal record and 55,000-60,000 people are under some form of supervision.
of Community College of Philadelphia's Fox Rothschild Center for Law and Society
Academic Support Coach
Tara Timberman, MA
Reentry Support Project Founder and Coordinator
Assistant Professor of English
Since 2010, Community College of Philadelphia's Reentry Support Project has worked to foster post-secondary education enrollment, retention, and success among adults with criminal records.
By achieving its mission, the Reentry Support Project not only increases local higher education certificate and degree attainment, but supports public safety, community health, and reducing recidivism throughout Philadelphia, PA.