The Nashville Mayor’s Poverty Workforce Team is hosting/planning/conducting the following meetings and events in May and June. Below is a list of those events. All of these are at Goodwill (937 Herman Street, Nashville, TN):
May 7 11a-2p
Big JOB FAIR at Goodwill (35+ employers) Ideal audience is our clients/participants, and comm. organization staff are welcome as well.
May 8 11a-1p
Workforce Development Challenges and Opportunities in the Nashville Financial Sector, lunch provided Hosted by Emily Mitchell from Fed Reserve Bank. Invitation went out a few weeks ago. To reserve, contact Emily Mitchell. (email@example.com)
May 9 11a-2p
Healthcare JOB FAIR at Goodwill (18+ Healthcare employers) Come one, come all! Ideal for anyone interested in jobs in the Healthcare field.
May 14 9-10:30
Meeting to learn all about the new Nashville Software School, the program and their enrollment process. Hosts are John Wark and Don Leyrer Ideal audience is job specialists, career counselors, etc., and clients/participants interested in learning about how to enroll in this new school. More info to follow with some details.
June 18 11a-1p
Employer Workshop: Benefits of Hiring Immigrants and Refugees, lunch included. Principal audience: Employers. Reserve at mtshrm.org , on their calendar.
June 22 9-11
Workshop for all agencies’/organizations’ staff to learn how to effectively help your clients/participants be successful at a job fair. Autumn Henderson will discuss the Music City Center job fair scheduled in August and will have some of her employers there. Principal audience is job specialists, career counselors, case managers, etc, those who prepare the clients to attend a job fair. Goodwill staff will also present the basic info. This program is an output of the Operations/Goals Committee. I’ll send out a more formal invite closer to the event.
So many meetings and events!!!! Hope you can attend some/all of them! Please notify your staff and participants about some of these as well.
Betty J. Johnson, MBA, SPHR
Vice President, Employment Services
Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee, Inc.
1015 Herman Street
Nashville, TN 37208
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