PN is a Leadership Development, Career Exploration, and Job Readiness work session geared towards WIOA clients who are looking for support and encouragement in finding the right tools and information about how to obtain a livable wage job, a successful career choice, and practicing healthy lifelong habits.
A cohort of up to 10 students participate in a series of workshop sessions, as-well-as a leadership activities session, and a half-day work session (Adjusted to adhere to COVID-19 Safety Guidelines).
PROJECT NEXT focuses on teaching positive leadership skills, job retention and execution, and beginning the building-blocks of successful planning which include:
Developing a Positive Mindset
Creating Obtainable Goals
Establishing a Timeline For Success
Identifying Your Strengths and Skills
Finding Your Desired Career
Receive Hands-on Instruction and Work Experience
Learn From Other Professionals
Receive Education and Job Search Assistance
Participants can earn up to $1000 when completing all workshops, 60 hours paid internship with our Youth Workforce Team. Slots are limited and are subject to a first-come first-serve basis. A waitlist will be provided if funding remains available. The next PN begins in Late February 2021 for all program areas. Please contact our Program Outreach Coordinator for more information and for registration details:
Charmaine Ramos - Youth Employment Specialist / Outreach Coordinator
735 Whipple Rd. Room W-22. Union City, CA 94587 | Monday-Friday: (Appointment Only)
3278 Constitution Dr. Building 16. Livermore, CA 94551 | Monday-Friday: (Appointment Only)