Please join Alabama Cooperative Extension System and Cahaba Medical Care in congratulating Mr. Sawyer Elliott! Mr. Elliott completed Job Search Preparation Series Workshop in the areas of Self-Management, Communication, Resume’ and Cover Letter Writing, Marketing Yourself and Interview Skills. Anyone looking to hire, please know Mr. Elliott is a very contentious young man and he is seeking fulltime employment. Contact Renee’ Vines 205.928.1410 for more information and how to contact Mr. Elliott.
Bibb County-based programs in Community and Economic Development focus strongly on preparing youth and adults for careers. Doing so is very important, because great opportunities exist at the nearby Mercedes-Benz, Inc. automobile production plant in Vance, as well as with Mercedes’ numerous private sector production suppliers.
Agents Sharlean Briggs and Cynthia Whittaker (shown in photo delivering Career Countdown at West Blocton Middle School) have helped the county Extension team provide workforce education for hundreds of youth and adults in Bibb County. These programs include ‘Get Ready For The Workforce’ for pre-release inmates at Bibb Correctional Facility, the Bibb County Career Fair for adults in Woodstock, Promoting Readiness for Employment Possibilities (PREP) for high school students and adults, a Job Fair in Centreville for a Mercedes supplier, and Career Countdown for 7th graders at West Blocton Middle School and Centreville Middle School.