Opportunity Junction's programs help struggling job-seekers transform themselves into breadwinners and role models.
Job Training and Placement: If you want to start an administrative career and can commit to full-time training, our Job Training and Placement Program will help you develop the skills and confidence to succeed. The program has three phases: training, internship, and alumni services. Click here for more information, including the dates for the next application sessions.
SparkPoint Career Development: Opportunity Junction partners with SparkPoint East Contra Costa to offer intensive assistance to motivated job-seekers. Adults and dislocated workers are eligible, regardless of career interest. Visit the SparkPoint Center, housed at the Ambrose Recreation Center, at 3105 Willow Pass Road in Bay Point (925) 252-2338 for more information. Click here for a printable flyer.
Technology Center: If you need to improve your computer skills or study English as a Second Language (ESL), our evening Technology Center features classes that can help you reach your goals. Sign up for computer classes at our office or online. ESL classes are offered on a drop-in basis Tuesdays and Thursdays. Click here for more information, including upcoming class dates.
Do-It-Yourself Tax Assistance: Do you want to maximize your tax refund this year – get it fast and get it free? Taxpayers with income below $58,000 a year can attend free sessions year-round to help claim state and federal refunds, including the Earned Income Credit.
Road Map to College: Do you or someone you know need a job AND more education to get into those jobs? We can help! We are pleased to announce that Opportunity Junction, in collaboration with Los Medanos College, will provide one-on-one customized support to complete a certificate in a short-term career technical education track. Individuals entering this program will have the chance to provide input to customize their educational experience. To learn more about this program join us for one of our information and application session:
Friday, September 5th,12th and 19th at 10:00 am at Opportunity Junction
Tuesday, September 9th – 3:00 pm at EASTBAY WORKS - Concord. 4071 Port Chicago Hwy #250, Concord, CA 94520
Thursday, September 18th – 10:00 am at EASTBAY WORKS - Brentwood, 281 Pine St., Brentwood, CA 94520