NEW BRAUNFELS WORKS

New Braunfels Works is a workforce initiative to help address the issue of unemployment and underemployment in New Braunfels by working with the community and its industries.

Our goal is to lower unemployment and underemployment by giving our clients the knowledge and resources to become self-sufficient and gainfully employed.

Our Mission:

Increasing our clients’ employability and job retention through education, community-employer networking and case management.

How we can help:

  • Client Development
    • Resume and cover letter assistance
    • Interview skills
    • Education and character building
    • Computer skills
  • One-On-One Case Management
    • Attentive listening with qualified case managers
    • Personal-professional connections with clients
    • Find best-fit employment based on your strengths, skills, and needs
  • Opportunities
    • Free Job Readiness Classes
    • Free mock interviews
    • Potential job opportunities
    • Connections with employers

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CLASS OPPORTUNITIES

JOB READINESS WORKSHOP

At our Job Assistance Workshop we cover resumes, cover letters, job applications, preparing for an interview, interview follow-up, and more. Starbuck’s coffee and pastries provided.

Date: 1st Friday of every month
Time: 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM
Register: No RSVP needed. Drop-In

JAVA AND JOBS

Java and Jobs is a casual opportunity to start your day with a good cup of coffee and get some information on a job search topic. We have a special speaker every month. Starbuck’s coffee and pastries provided.

Date: 2nd Friday of every month
Time: 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Register: No RSVP needed. Drop-In

 

COMPUTER SKILLS 

Basic Computer Skills 101 and Basic Microsoft Work Skills 102

Classes: Tuesday @ 9am-12pm

Register: First come, first served. RSVP with Elizabeth Martinez at elmartinez@nbfoodbank.org or call 830.327.6007.

Excel & Power Point Basics

Basic Microsoft Office Skills 102

Classes: Tuesday @ 9am-12pm

Register: First come, first served. RSVP with Elizabeth Martinez at elmartinez@nbfoodbank.org or call 830.327.6007.

For questions regarding New Braunfels Works, please contact:

ELIZABETH MARTINEZ
Workforce Coordinator
830.327.6007  |  Hablo Español
elmartinez@nbfoodbank.org