UPO's Employment and Career Development program prepares low-income DC residents for employment. The program uses a three tiered career development module (CDM) to prepare customers for employment.
CDM 1: Basic Career Development Services:
Focuses on customers who have more than a year of unemployment.
CDM 2: Advanced Career Development Services:
Focuses on customers who have no gaps in employment history, and have some professional credentials and/or certification.
CDM 3: Fast Track Services:
Focuses on customers, who are currently employed, but seeking
better employment and/or customers recently unemployed within
the past six (6) months.
Employment ready participants exit the program with the following:
- Professional resume and cover letter
- Enhanced job search skills
- Fine-tuned interview skills
- Employer referrals
- Post-placement support
- Referrals for need training and education
Classes are forming enroll today! Contact an Employment and
Career Development Case Manager at (202) 562-3800.