Workforce

GOLES’ Job Readiness & Career Development Program assists Lower East Side residents to attain a sustainable future by preparing them for and connecting them to sustainable jobs, as well as educational and vocational opportunities.

Through GOLES’ comprehensive career support and job placement assistance participants gain access to enhanced employment opportunities, further education, and vocational preparation. Our services also aim to lead participants to overall personal and professional growth and development.

Assistance includes: resume and cover letter review and advice;  interviews preparation; job search and referrals; specialized job sector training; workers’ rights training; and overall career development assistance.

Our partners at LESEN, Lower East Side Employment Network, are accepting applications to a free construction certifications for Essex Crossing jobs. Applications are due August 16th. Please see the flier below for more information.

For more information, please contact Jorge Rivera, Workforce Coordinator, at Jorge@goles.org or (212) 533-2541, ext. 22.