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Clothes Closet Hiring

July 21, 2014

We are accepting applications for part-time Clothes Closet assistants!  See the job description on our “employment” page.

Northfield WORKS in the Northfield News

June 18, 2014

Hear more about our first class of Northfield WORKS graduates in the Northfield News! Read story.

Northfield WORKS: A Successful Start

June 10, 2014

Northfield WORKS, the CAC’s community job partnership program, is proud to announce it graduated its first class of program participants! Graduates recently completed the intensive 30-hour job readiness training, and, equipped with new skills and knowledge, they are applying for jobs in the fields of healthcare, manufacturing and business. more »

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Northfield WORKS Mentor Training Session: Wednesday, June 25 at 6 p.m.

June 10, 2014

The recent graduates of the job readiness training are Members of Northfield WORKS and, as promised, will receive support services toward achieving economic stability. Our staff is matching each graduate with an appropriate mentor who will meet consistently with the client to offer support and guidance. We invite individuals interested in serving as a mentor to contact Northfield WORKS Team Lead, Adele Porter, to set up an interview. Pre-screened qualified mentor candidates will participate in Northfield WORKS Mentor Training on Wednesday, June 25, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. To learn more about serving as a mentor call 507-664-3580 or email northfieldworks@communityactioncenter.org.

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