Advance and Earn Adult Workforce Program

Our Workforce Department is working with DYCD Workforce Connect and the DYCD Youth Employment Programs to present Advance & Earn, a new program for young people ages 16-24.

Our Workforce Department is thrilled to be working with DYCD Workforce Connect and the DYCD Youth Employment Programs to present Advance & Earn, a unique new program for young people between the ages of 16-24 who are not currently working or attending school and live in any of the 5 boroughs of New York City.

LOCATIONS: Central Queens (Forest Hills) – Currently

Upward NY – Workforce HUB (Elmhurst) – Spring 2020

AGES:

Young Adults (Ages 16-24)

Our Advance & Earn Program will provide you with:

  • Pre-HSE – Literacy and math skills instruction
  • HSE Test Preparation  (GED)
  • College access and application process
  • Credentials, and Certifications
    • SafeServ – Food Handling – Culinary Arts
    • MOS – Microsoft Office Specialist
  • Medical Training
    • EKG / Phlebotomy
    • CNA – Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Career counseling and job placement
  • Paid Internships
  • Incentives
  • Metrocards and more.

Get paid through exciting internships with high-growth industries in NYC!

Eligibility requirements include:

  • Young people between the ages of 16 and 24 years old
  • Residents of one of the five boroughs of New York City
  • Currently not working or in school
  • Willing to commit six months to the program
  • Legally authorized to work in New York City

To participate in this program, please fill out the form below and we will contact you. For more information, contact Evelyn Herrera at [email protected]