Seeds of Hope

Neighborhood Center

New WorkReady(tm) Class being offered at Seeds of Hope

Seeds of Hope Neighborhood Center has announced a new WorkReady(tm)class designed to help people get ready to enter the workforce, find a job and keep that job.

Applications are being accepted now and should be submitted by Feb 21st at Seeds of Hope. The class will start on Wednesday March 5th and run until May 16th. Classes meet on Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30am until 11:30am.

The WorkReady(tm)class is a credentialed 60 Hour training program that is designed to provide needed skills for today's rapidly changing and complex work world.

Topics to be covered in the class are:

  • successful attitudes for the workplace
  • proper attire
  • teamwork skills
  • problem-solving
  • preparing effective cover letters and resumes
  • job searching on the Internet
  • how to prepare for and to do well in an interview
  • understanding wages,witholding and employee benefits
  • workplace safety
  • This new WorkReady(tm)class is certified by the State of Maine and upon successful completion, the student is issued a credential from the State that is recognized by many Maine businesses as an indication that the student has successfully learned skills that are valuable for success in the workplace. With this credential, an applicant to a job could have an advantage over other equally-qualified applicants

    Click on the following link to open a printable application for the class.

    Seeds of Hope WorkReady(tm) Application

    Click on the following link to open a printable copy of the WorkReady flyer with the above information and more!

    Seeds of Hope WorkReady(tm)Flyer