Employment & Training
at PEC's Center for Employment and Training
3939 Warren Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Outreach: Yolanda McCleary, 267-777-5883,
Financial Empowerment Center Clarifi Counselor: Oumou Cisse, 267-546-0241,
Employment is a vital step toward economic self-sufficiency for many adults and their families. PEC’s Center for Employment and Training (CET) assits adults with their transition from welfare to work, often offering an on-ramp to the employment sector for the first time.
The Center for Employment and Training provides the following services and assistance:
• Job readiness sessions focus on workplace culture, decision-making, conflict resolution, and stress-management lessons geared specifically for women with no work experience.
• Training and certification is available for entry-level positions in housekeeping, residential assistants, office administration and customer service.
• Job placement opportunities are available with area employers.
• Employment case management assists participants with developing resumes, job search, interviewing and access to work supports.
•Access to free financial counseling with our partner Clarifi, at the only West Philadelphia Financial Empowerment Center. Call 855-346-7445 to make an appointment today.
If you live at one of these addresses, you may qualify for the West Philadelphia Empowerment Zone program.