The Newark One-Stop Career Center provides comprehensive employment and supportive services to assist local area residents and job seekers to gain training, re-tooling of skills and other employment supports while seeking employment. The NWIB designated the City of Newark’s workforce operations unit, NewarkWORKS as the Operator of the One-Stop Career Center. The One-Stop, located at 990 Broad Street also houses workforce partners from the NJ Department of Labor (LWD) including: unemployment insurance personnel, employment services personnel, and the Newark Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. NewarkWORKS also operates a One-Stop Center focused on serving Youth in the City of Newark.
The NWIB contracted Grant Associates, Inc. to operate Newark Jobs Connect, a business and employment solutions Center ready to assist Newark residents who have do not need additional training or employment supports. Newark Jobs Connect offers job placement assistance, resume development, job application support, career coaching and referrals to employers and resource partners. The Grant Associates team at Newark Jobs Connect works with NewarkWORKS to obtain referrals and schedule residents for job placement support.