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Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey
Refugee Social Services Program (RSSP)



Address:1416 Avenue M, 6th Floor Brooklyn NY 11230
Telephone(s): 718-339-0937
World Wide Web: http://www.goodwillnynj.org/services/workforce-development/refugee-social-services-program


Description:

RSSP offers career planning, training and placement to refugees and persons who have obtained political asylum. Seminars for those who need them can cover getting a job, interview and resume writing skills, completion of application for public benefits, translation, interpretation, basic computer skills, English as a Second Language and topics appropriate to new immigrants. Jobs include programmers, engineers, bookkeepers, technicians, document specialists, administrative assistants, stock clerks, maintenance workers and home attendants.

Staff fluent in Spanish, French, Russian, Ukranian, Arabic, Latvian and Hebrew.




Hours:

Monday-Friday: 8:30am-4:30pm; Classes 6pm-9pm


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free


Services Offered:Career AwarenessComputer ClassesHousing Search and InformationJob Search / PlacementJob Training
Target Groups(By Need):Refugees / Entrants / AsyleesUnemployed Individuals