SEARCH

Programs

Employment Development

  • Masthead Image

  • Masthead Image

  • Masthead Image

  • Masthead Image

  • Masthead Image

Employment Development

Individuals preparing for competitive employment are empowered through real-world experiences, trainings, internships and support that pave the way for meaningful careers.

Core curriculum integrates academic and vocational preparatory skills through classroom and site-based learning at The Arc and through partnerships with community colleges, area learning resources and corporations.

Pre-employment curriculum:

  • Employment exploration and job search
  • Career paths and certifications
  • Workplace immersion internships
  • Resume writing, interview skills, professional conduct/appearance
  • Learning styles and strategies for success
  • Work skills and workplace competancy
  • Site- and community-based classes
  • Volunteering and service learning
  • Functional academics and practice
  • Computer and mobile skills, internet and email safety
  • Professional communication skills development
  • Healthy relationships

For more information, contact Kristen Pedersen, Director of Employment & Education Programs, kpedersen@thearcsf.org, (415) 255-7200 x103.

Alert!
You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.