Job Training and Placement Program
Our program prepares participants for administrative careers that require professionalism and computer skills. 90% begin employment within 6 months at an average starting wage of $14.50 an hour. Recruitment Period: Every January, May, and September.
Upcoming Application Dates:
Apply at 10 am on Jan. 7 (Mon.), Jan. 14 (Mon.), or Jan. 22 (Tues.) at Opportunity Junction OR Jan. 10 (Thurs.) at SparkPoint Contra Costa (Room 7). Click here for more information.
"Throughout the training, I gained a lot more than computer/administrative skills. The emotional common ground that developed among all trainees reinforced our efforts and our road to achievement."-Armida de Paez, Class 45
We combine computer skills training with life skills, paid work experience, case management, career skills, mental health services, long-term follow-up, and alumni services.
The program includes:
- 12 weeks of full-time training
- Up to 4 months paid on-the-job experience with personalized job placement assistance
- Lifetime career support and case management for alumni