Sponsor/Parent Agency:Osborne Association
Address:809 Westchester Avenue Bronx NY 10455
World Wide Web: http://www.osborneny.org/programs.cfm?programID=37
Workforce Intensive is a two-week program that provides men and women with work-readiness training and assistance with career development. The program is open to people involved with the criminal justice system, with a focus on individuals being discharged through the Rikers Island Discharge Enhancement (RIDE) initiative. Workforce Intensive is an HRA approved vendor.
1| Resume preparation and interview training
2| Job search and retention support
3| Comprehensive career coaching
4| Training on workplace socialization, financial literacy, addressing the conviction question, cognitive behavioral therapy & goal setting
5| Free MetroCard and lunch
Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Inmates or former inmates, or people in conflict with law.
1| Have a criminal record
2| Be and remain free of illicit drugs
3| TABE test at 7th grade literacy and 5th to 7th grade math levels
4| Be committed to the completion of a two-week job training program
Call to find out.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Multiple floors.
Services Offered:Career Awareness
, Job Training
, Pre-job Guidance
, Vocational Assessment
, Vocational Education
, Vocational Rehabilitation
, Workshops / Symposiums
Target Groups(By Need):Ex-Offenders