The Workforce Development Center provides community members with opportunities to improve skills and build confidence to secure employment. Our program (also available for non-fluent English speakers) provides the tools and resources needed to begin and complete a successful job search. Even after a job is secured, we continue to work with clients, offering alumni activities to help with career advancement.
To get started, visit our office at 99 Essex Street (corner of Delancey Street) at 10 a.m. Monday through Thursday to attend an information session.
Our services include:
- Interview Preparation
- Resume Revision
- Job Search Assistance
- Job Coaching
- Career Planning
- Post-Placement Services
- Customized Staffing
- Basic computer skills training
Are you or someone you know looking for a job? Here’s how our program works.
Phase One: Application and Orientation
Attend an orientation at 99 Essex Street (corner of Delancey) and complete a vocational assessment to begin your Action Plan – your personal plan for success.
Phase Two: Job Search Workshops
Attend a series of workshops to help you develop a resume, references, cover letter and learn successful job search strategies.
Phase Three: Job Search Activities and Job Placement
Receive ongoing coaching as you continue to apply for jobs on your own and with assistance from our staff. Attend interviews, open houses and networking events until you have secured a job.
Phase Four: Begin Working
Keep us up to date on your success. Continue to receive coaching and assistance from our staff. Attend networking events and career advancement activities to help you maintain your job and move up in your career plan.
Hear the stories of four Workforce Development Center clients