News Release: First Step Work and Career Readiness Program Begins November 2

CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Michelle Gill-Moffat
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336-373-4588

First Step Work and Career Readiness Program Begins November 2

GREENSBORO, NC (October 18, 2021) – The Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with NCWorks NextGen and the Greensboro Housing Authority, will host First Step, a five-week work and career readiness program for adults 18-24. The sessions will take place Tuesdays, 12-2 pm, November 2 to December 2 at the Xperience @ Caldcleugh, 1700 Orchard St. Space is limited and transportation assistance is available. Reserve your free spot now<www.eventbrite.com/e/first-step-job-support-group-tickets-182072944077>.
First Step is for young adults who are unemployed or underemployed and looking for motivation to get into the job market and envision a future career. In this unique program, professional and peer support will help you on a path to meaningful employment.

Sessions include:

* November 2 – Getting support from peers about job frustrations and barriers to employment.

* November 9 – Envisioning short-term and long-term personal and professional goals.

* November 16 – Taking a career assessment to find realistic and attainable jobs.

* November 30 – Meeting professionals in your preferred field.

* December 2 – Resume writing and practicing interview skills.

For more information, contact Youth Services Superintendent Michelle Gill-Moffat at Michelle.Gill-Moffat@greensboro-nc.gov<mailto:Michelle.Gill-Moffat@greensboro-nc.gov> or 336-373-4588.

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Amanda Lehmert, Senior Communications Specialist (She/her/hers)
Communications and Marketing
City of Greensboro
336-373-7786
PO Box 3136, Greensboro, NC 27402-3136
www.greensboro-nc.gov
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