News for Sponsors
No Work Monday 10/13
Posted Oct 10, 2014, 8:04 AM by Patrick Gill
Dear Sponsor Community,
Both Cristo Rey Jesuit and the Corporate Work-Study office will be closed on Monday, October 13, 2014, in observance of Columbus Day. No students will work unless they have pre-scheduled absence make-up days with you. Regular work resumes on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.
What to Expect in September
Posted Aug 30, 2014, 6:56 AM by Brandice PierreDear Corporate Work-Study Sponsors:We thank you for your involvement with our students in the Corporate Work-Study Program and for your continuous outpouring of support. You are amazing sponsors and we are truly honored to work with you this year. The start of the school year will be full of activity, so we want to make sure that you know all about what's going on. For starters, Tuesday, September 2, 2014 is the first official day of work for the 2014 - 2015 academic year.The First Week of Work:During the first week of work, there may be delays in student arrival / departure from work as both students and our bus drivers get acclimated to the new transportation routes. The Corporate Work-Study Program will do everything possible to ensure that your experience goes as smoothly as possible. Your patience and feedback will be greatly appreciated.Important September Dates:September 2 First day of work for Tuesday WorkersSeptember 3 First day of work for Wednesday WorkersSeptember 4 First day of work for Thursday WorkersSeptember 5 First day of work for Monday WorkersSeptember Friday Schedule:September 5 Monday Student WorkersSeptember 12 Monday Student WorkersSeptember 19 Tuesday Student WorkersSeptember 26 Wednesday Student WorkersTools You Can Use:Sponsor Portal: Please take some time to visit Corporate Work-Study's Sponsor Portal. There, you will find announcements, updates, forms, and other important information.2014-2015 Sponsor Handbook: Please take some time to review the Sponsor Handbook. It contains calendars, policies, frequently asked questions and more.How to Contact Corporate-Work Study:Please do not hesitate to contact the Corporate Work-Study Program with any questions you have. Our number is 281-501-1298.Upcoming in October:Corporate Work-Study will begin scheduling and conducting site visits. By law, the Corporate Work-Study Program must make sure that its sponsors provide safe environments for our student workers and that each workplace complies with 29 CFR § 570.37, Section 6 of the Fair Labor Standards Act and with Texas' child labor laws.We look forward to a great year!The Corporate Work-Study Team
2014-2015 On-Site Orientations
Posted Aug 25, 2014, 4:02 PM by Patrick GillDear Sponsors,We will be conducting our on-site orientations Tuesday, August 26th and Wednesday, August 27th. You should have been notified of your date by a representative of the Corporate Work-Study Program. This will be the only time all year when you will see your entire student team at one time, and is a great opportunity to complete any pre-employment activities you may require.This year's Sponsor Handbook, which contains important dates as well as this year's Friday student schedule, can be found here.Please let us know if you have any questions.Sincerely,The Corporate Work-Study Program Team
5/27/14 Inclement Weather Notice
Posted May 27, 2014, 6:14 AM by Brandice PierreGood morning,Due to the inclement weather around Houston and a now expired tornado warning, our students will be arriving late to work. Please expect extended delays. We will be monitoring the weather and traffic throughout the day and will send out updates via the Sponsor Portal if necessary.Current traffic outlook: Houston TranStarThank you! Drive safely!
Monthly Sponsor Communication
Posted May 9, 2014, 2:51 PM by Brandice PierreNow available!
Posted Feb 19, 2014, 7:51 AM by Rogelio MendozaThe downtown bus was involved in a minor accident this morning. No injuries were reported. Students will be transported to their work sites shortly.We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.