Goodwilll Supports Your Growth
From laborers to lawyers, we are committed to helping you develop the skills needed for a long and rewarding career.
GOODWILL DIGITAL CAREER ACCELERATOR
Funded by a $10.3 million grant from Google.org and with the assistance of 1,000 Google volunteers, the Goodwill Digital Career Accelerator program equips people with expanded and enhanced digital skills training. Advanced skills such as computer support or programming are increasingly essential for well-paying, in-demand careers for diverse populations across the country. Develop the digital skills needed to succeed in today’s job market and prepare for the changing workforce!
Goodwill offers a FREE Comprehensive Case Management program to men and women 18 years or older who meet required income guidelines. Participants will work one-on-one with a Family Resource Coordinator who will help guide and assist you in the following areas: Employment, Education, Transportation, Financial Literacy.
TRAIN TO GAIN
Train to Gain is a new program specifically designed for adults who are experiencing barriers to self-sufficiency due to a criminal background. It is administered in partnership with the Delaware Workforce Development Board and the Delaware Department of Labor, and provides paid work experience to individuals returning from incarceration while they participate in job readiness training.
STAND BY ME
Stand By Me offers free one-on-one support for individuals who want to understand more about their money, make good financial decisions, and learn about choices for savings and loans. Make an appointment today with a coach and start taking control of your finances.
Goodwill wants to help you get hired! Sign up for our free, comprehensive career platform and get help with everything from resume polishing to interview prep.
- Practice answering interviewing questions and video yourself to perfect your pitch.
- Build a resume and cover letter tailored to your strengths and career goals.
- Learn follow-up and negotiation techniques with our powerful Interview Workshop.
- Leverage your network, utilize social media, and research companies to get in the door.
- Get tips on how to draft a reference sheet and thank you letter.
- Take career assessments to match you to your dream job.
JOB RESOURCE CENTER
Goodwill operates four community-focused Job Resource Centers in the Delaware and Delaware County region. Each center is equipped with state-of-the art computers and copiers and high-quality wifi. Our centers also host job fairs, offer employment skills training, and provide computer workshops.
SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT
The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) provides paid, part-time work experience for eligible persons in New Castle County. Delaware Residents living in other Counties can head to this link to find the administrators of SCSEP where they live!
As well as fully subsidized employment opportunities, this program also provides participants with supportive services, training workshops, and help with finding long-term employment.
Still not sure what you need? Reach out and we will be happy to help!