Services that support education & skill building
to increase confidence & promote self-sufficiency
Nearly 20% of job seekers referred to Career Wardrobe go on to voluntarily take advantage of our educational programs. These programs provide a complete continuum of job readiness services including professional development seminars focusing on employment skills such as communication, time management, & financial literacy.
When surveyed about their employment outcomes, individuals who attend our programs report more successful results on their job search & subsequent employment when compared to as a whole:
- Impact of Services: clients report being more prepared for their job search & more confident in their abilities (91% vs. 88%)
- Job Search Activity: clients are 12% more likely to be called in for a job interview after applying for a job
- Employment Status: clients have a higher employment rate (50% vs. 48%), & are 16% more likely to be employed in a job classified above entry level
- Wage Rate & Reliance on Public Assistance: clients report higher overall wages & are less likely to still be relying on public benefits once working