I will work: Goodwill's job training, career services, and youth programs help people achieve independence.
The Beyond Jobs program assists women with job training and placement, and also helps them plan for continued success. Goodwill works with each woman to create an individualized plan that outlines how she will gain and retain a job, advance in her career, and ensure long-term financial stability.
Each participant in the Beyond Jobs program receives a complete career assessment, individualized career planning, job skills training, and assistance with job placement. Recognizing that landing a job is only one step on the road to success, Beyond Jobs also provides women with continued financial education, connections to healthy food and nutrition initiatives, and family strengthening services, early education and child care assistance if they are mothers.
Through Beyond Jobs, Goodwill will offer:
Beyond Jobs is funded by the Walmart Foundation.
Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries collaborates with hundreds of employers to promote and facilitate the hiring of individuals facing barriers to employment. These collaborations bring trained, dedicated employees to the workforce, and help people achieve independence and dignity.
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