Job opportunities are opening up for ALL ages! Two great resources for San Diego residents include the San Diego Housing Federation, https://www.housingsandiego.org/jobs-in-affordable-housing and San Diego Workforce Partnership, https://workforce.org/. If you don’t see find what you’re looking for below, visit their websites to learn more to learn more!
Southeastern San Diego Live Well Career Training Program
Contact Deidra Smith, email@example.com or 619-417-2245
This Way ONward
Contact Camille Rodrigues, firstname.lastname@example.org or 619-228-2913
In partnership with San Diego County Senior Centers, the Workforce Partnership is offering job readiness workshops and temporary, paid work experiences for job seekers, aged 60+. In preparation for these “returnships” we are offering free virtual professional skills workshops three times weekly on topics including:
* Resume reboot
To apply, please submit an interest form at workforce.org/return or call Tanitia Burks at (619) 455-7572.
Construction Career Jumpstart
The program aims to diversify the entry-level pipeline for careers in the priority sector of energy, construction, and utilities. We’re offering paid-trainings with up to a $1,000 stipend. There will be rolling enrollment for each of the oncoming classes, with 24 spots per class and training courses ranging from 3 weeks to 5 weeks. Each training course also includes career coaching, resume building, and application assistance to ensure success with any of our employer partners.
Workers in this career pathway can become welders, linemen/linewomen, electricians and several other skilled positions paying $60k+ a year within 3-5 years. Training comes with a stipend, supportive services, and directly leads to positions as general skills tradespeople that begin at $18-$20/hour.
Eligible applicants should:
Please connect with Camille Rodrigues, email@example.com with any questions