Community Pathways to Grocery Careers
The Application period for the Community Pathways to Grocery Careers program has closed.
As this is a pilot program, we will schedule additional cohorts following the close of this program run.
To stay in touch, or to be considered for the next cohort, please add yourself to the waitlist by filling out the contact form accessed through the button below.
Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS) – Getu Hunde, 206-805-8950 email@example.com
Partner in Employment (PIE) – Mohamed Abdirahman, 206-429-3824 firstname.lastname@example.org
WeTrain Washington – Sarah Laslett, 206-383-1276 email@example.com
What is included in the Community Pathways to Grocery Careers Program?
Best practices in customer service
Grocery store departments and products
Store jobs and career pathways
Food and workplace safety
Union contract benefits
Grocery store field trip
Interview skills & resume workshop
Job Fair with multiple grocery store employers with current openings
Where is the program?
Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Sept. 11 – Sept. 22, 2023
Seattle Labor Temple
5030 1st Ave South
Seattle, WA 98134
*Job Fair will be on the last day of class
Tuesday, August 8th
ACRS - 3639 Martin Luther King Jr Way South Seattle, WA 98144
Information Session #1
Wednesday, August 9th
PIE - 19530 International Blvd. Suite #108 SeaTac,
Information Session #2
Monday, August 14th
Information Session #3
Sunday, August 27th
September 11th - September 22nd
What will you get from participation?
40 hours of in-person training (20 hours per week for two weeks)
Stipend of $50 per class; $500 maximum for full participation
Certificate of Completion from WeTrain
Expert instruction from an experienced ELL workforce development trainer
Food handler’s permit
Support from ACRS or PIE