Using project-based learning and full immersion teaching, the Inner-City Computer Stars Foundation also known as i.c.stars, provides opportunities to break the cycle of poverty that limits inner-city, underserved adults. Through training in technology, in leadership and in business skills we prepare change-driven, inner city future leaders to develop skills in business and technology for high-level careers in information technology (IT) and to use systems thinking to affect civic change.
i.c.stars is growing and actively seeking candidates for the following position:
Recruitment Manager – Chicago: This position will oversee i.c.stars Chicago’s outreach activities, recruit potential i.c.stars interns, coordinate and track recruitment activities, develop and maintain strategic partnerships with other nonprofits, CBOs, and small businesses that can assist i.c.stars with fulfilling its mission and educate/activate i.c.stars constituents to potential community-building opportunities. Due to the pandemic, all listed activities above are currently done remotely/virtually. Click here to apply.
Talent Placement Manager – Milwaukee: This position is responsible for managing employer engagement and supporting cycle interns and residents with initial and repeat job placements, managing the staffing agency, contract to hire process, and permanent placements, designing, managing, and delivering career readiness curriculum and career coaching to interns and residents. Due to the pandemic, all listed activities above are currently done remotely/virtually. Click here to apply.
Our values define who we are – how we act, how we work each other and how we impact the communities we live in. They are the essence of what makes us stars. Our behavior is guided by five simple values –
Stewards: We’re committed to creating opportunity for others.
Teachers: We know that to learn and lead is the greatest form of justice.
Agents to Change: We invest in change and innovation, not charity.
Resilient: We’re strong, courageous and capable of overcoming adversity.
Solution Finders: We shape our future by solving problems in and with the community.