Work$Ready and BankWork$
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nearly every aspect of people’s lives worldwide. As the enormity of job losses and the needs of our communities become clear, Goodwill has been looking for ways to help each other, especially the most vulnerable among us.
Work$Ready is a FREE, online job readiness training created in response to the unprecedented need to help job seekers reenter the workforce. Classes are taught by experienced workforce instructors live via Zoom. The curriculum includes key topics such as professional presence, resume writing and interview practice as well as soft skills needed to land and keep a job.
Work$Ready is available to any individual free of charge.
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Prospective students need to commit to full participation, including attending all online classes and completing assignments. Participants will also need access to a computer, laptop tablet or smartphone and internet connectivity.
CLASSES START SOON! Register today using the form below.
Classes will be held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm.
Goodwill Industries of Denver has partnered with BankWork$ to offer a free training program for adults with barriers to employment that provides a pathway to a career in the banking industry and helps graduates find jobs at local financial institutions. Goodwill Industries of Denver facilitates the 8-week intensive curriculum which provides training in the skills needed for jobs such as bank tellers, customer service representatives, and personal bankers. BankWork$ also offers job interview practice, job placement assistance, and ongoing coaching and mentoring to help with career advancement. The program culminates in a graduation ceremony and job fair where representatives at local banks interview graduates.
Goodwill would like to thank the following financial service industry partners for committing to BankWork$ in the Denver metro area:
• Academy Bank
• Great Western Bank
• Bank of America
• Key Bank
• Bank of the West
• US Bank
• Canvas Credit Union
• Vectra Bank
• Denver Community Credit Union
• Wells Fargo
If you are an employer within the financial industry and would like to get involved in the BankWork$ program, click here.
If you are interested in enrolling in the next BankWork$ session please fill out the form below: