Orange Works Employment and Training Center is an expansion of the Orange County Department of Social Services and is driven to help individuals get the skills needed for self-sufficiency. The purpose of the Employment and Training Center is to promote human development and education by providing people with marketable skills, training, and supportive services that contribute to stable, living wage careers.
The center also provides a relaxing atmosphere for meetings or lunch provided by Café 113. Café 113 offers a variety of food and beverages, supplied by local vendors; and is operated by the participants of the WIOA employment program, allowing them work experience.
On–site resource area equipped with computers w/internet access, Phones, Fax, Copier
Opportunities to meet directly with businesses through various hiring events
On-the-Job Training incentives to help you nail down the job offer for a position where you may have a skills gap
Regular informative training workshops and courses taught by Durham Technical Community College professors
Resume preparation assistance and review services
Career Counseling and skill, interest, aptitude and literacy testing
Access to current job openings
Financial assistance screening for vocational training
Clothes assistance for interview preparation and career wear