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Phone: (708) 248-6166
Fax: (708) 589-1300
Email: info@pcsil.org

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19740 Governors Highway
Suite 118
Flossmoor, IL 60422

Proactively Making A Difference

Workforce Development

PROACTIVE EMPLOYMENT SOLUTIONS (PES)

Proactive Community Services employment programming provides successful preparation and placement services in disadvantaged communities targeting the long-term unemployed, unemployed and under-employed, dislocated, or hard to place residents in the south suburbs of Chicago. Born out of our mission to bring the highest quality of life for individuals, families, and youth, along with our extensive experience in delivering successful workforce development programs, we provide a comprehensive, evidence-based, multi-institutional workforce development program.

Program Objectives

The Framework

Provide a framework for developing fundamental, portable, and advance skill competencies combined with education and training, including academic degrees and skill certifications in alignment with employer skill requirements needed for high demand successful careers in various industries

Partnerships

Engage employers as high-impact strategic partners to tap into their expertise and feedback on program attributes. Connect prospective employment candidates to possible employment opportunities while addressing employer specific needs along with seeking to provide employers with a workforce that creates value through collaborative/shared activities.

Work Experience

Offer internships, apprenticeships, and employment support to enable participants to overcome obstacles to employment and to acquire competitive job market success for targeted occupations.

Supportive Services

Provide a “wrap-around” approach of supportive services and integrated resources, including case management that addresses life, social, economic, and academic barriers. This ensures participant’s success and attainment of the highest level of education and training possible with multiple pathways for career retention, professional development, and advancement.

Program Services

  • Career Assessment, Exploration and Planning
  • Work/Job Readiness Training
  • Case Management
  • Employment Placement
  • Professional Career Development

JOB PLACEMENT ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE UPON COMPLETION OF TRAINING