through counseling, housing and education.
GED Services / Job Placement
NewBridge 70001 JOBS PLUS is a youth employment and education program for young adults from ages 16 to 21 who have dropped out of school. NewBridge 70001 JOBS PLUS empowers, inspires and provides young adults from Morris, Sussex and Warren counties with a second chance, as well as the necessary tools to lead successful and productive lives. This free program includes GED preparation and testing, pre-employment training, life skills, educational services, counseling and job search assistance, as well as free transportation within Morris County.
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70001 JOBS PLUS works one-on-one with students to cultivate their strengths, personality and career aptitude. By offering employment training, resumé writing and interviewing skills, confidence building and, most importantly, a support system-the 70001 JOBS PLUS staff prepares the young associates for their next step into the world of work and higher education.
Since 1983, this program has transformed thousands of young adults with seemingly no direction into confident members of society with promise for the future. Many NewBridge 70001 JOBS PLUS graduates secure a career-oriented job or continue their education at a college, trade school or the military.
Opportunity for BusinessesThrough partnerships with Northern New Jersey companies, NewBridge 70001 JOBS PLUS associates take advantage of job shadowing, internship and apprentice opportunities. This aspect of the program helps the associates experience first-hand what their chosen profession may be like-and offers the opportunity to re-direct their career and educational focus.
NewBridge 70001 SupportersThis program would not exist without the ongoing support of:
- Morris/Warren/Sussex Workforce Investment Board
- Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Department of Human Services
- United Way of Morris County
- Local churches
- Individual donors
- NewBridge Fund, Inc.
- Capital One Bank