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Jump start your career with Towards Employment

Towards Employment doesn’t just connect people to careers, we give hope for a brighter future.

From day one, we become your partner on your journey to success, and we stay with you long after you’ve secured that first job or second chance. We get that one size does not fit all, which is why we’ve developed programs that are customized to your specific needs and goals.

How TE works for

Get Started: Contact Us!

To get started, give us a call at (216) 696-5750 or complete our online form. A Towards Employment staff member will then reach out to you by phone, text or email to learn more about your experience, current situation and future goals. They will also help answer any questions you might have.

Attend an Orientation Info Session

Join us in-person for a no-commitment TE Orientation Info Session at our main office in the Saint Clair/Superior neighborhood to learn more about TE and our free career services.

Towards Employment's main office is located at 3301 Saint Clair Ave. in Cleveland. We have an open parking lot, as well as an RTA stop directly in front of our building.

Sign Up with TE

If Towards Employment can help you with your next steps, you will have the opportunity to sign up with TE after your info session.

We can help with more than just career readiness training, but with free support and resources to help you stay on track with your career.

Receive Training & Coaching

You’ll be connected with a career coach who will help you create a personalized plan to gain skills, training and experience, as well as any other needed resources or services.

Start on your Career Pathway

Put your new skills to use and get started on your career pathway! We’ll help match your skills with career openings at any one of the more than 300 businesses in our employer network.

Advance in your Career!

Through our Alumni Advancement Collective and ongoing support from your career coach (up to 18 months after securing your first job!), TE stays in your corner providing what you need to meet your evolving career goals and ensure your success.

Get started on your career pathway today!

We do than connect
you to a great career.

We connect you to services and resources that get you ready and ensure your success.



ID & Legal Assistance


Professional Clothes & Uniforms

Job-Specific Tools

Medical Care

& Much More

Our Programs

Training & Credentialing Programs

Programs to help you get training, skills, credentials, and opportunities for placement at jobs in many fields. Every journey is unique - talk to us today about personalizing your career pathway for free training & credentialing!

Training opportunities include:

  • Manufacturing
  • CNC Machine Operation
  • Transportation (CDL)
  • Google IT A+
  • Healthcare
  • Construction
  • Culinary
  • & More!



Employer Partners

Get Started

Towards Employment is here for you!

Let us know how we can help get you onto your career pathway. Contact one of our staff members or complete the online form below!


Brenda Brown-Thompson

Office: (216) 696-5750 x111
Direct: (216) 111-1111

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Tamika Hawthorne

Office: (216) 696-5750 x111
Direct: (216) 111-1111