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Employment Services

Let us help you take the first step toward a brighter future.

Finding a job is more than just a means of earning a living. It’s about feeling valued and respected, and becoming an active member of your community. At Goodwill, we understand the importance of meaningful employment and offer a range of services to help individuals find and keep jobs.

From job training to resume writing and interviewing skills, we’re here to support you every step of the way. Let us help you take the first step toward a brighter future.

Goodwill Helps You With:

Employment Preparation

  • Explore your job and career choices
  • Develop a career plan
  • Apply for jobs, develop a resume 
  • Interview preparation
  • Explore transportation options
  • Seek access to assistive technology

Job Search

  • Search the local job market using a variety of resources
  • Contact employers for potential jobs
  • Track your job search

Job Placement

  • Help you identify opportunities that meet your job skills and goals
  • Educate potential employers about accommodating any special needs

Follow-Along & Job Retention

  • On-the-job coaching and support
  • Ongoing job and skills training
  • Follow-up support
  • Advice on advancement or promotion

Employer Support - Goodwill educates businesses & organizations about:

  • Benefits of hiring people with disabilities
  • Job modifications and accommodations for people with disabilities
  • Tax incentives for hiring people with disabilities

Scope of Services

Goodwill Keystone Area provides employment services to individuals with disabilities and other barriers to employment who live in the 22 central and southeastern Pennsylvania counties we serve. We accept referrals and funding from various sources, including, but not limited to, the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, County Mental Health offices, Medicaid Waivers/Supports Coordination Units, the Social Security Administration and school districts throughout the region. Fees are set by contract with the funding agencies. Services may be provided at a Goodwill office, at a job site or in the community. Days and hours of service are scheduled to accommodate individual needs for job find and job support. Frequency of service hours is determined by the funding source and the individual. All employment services are provided by Goodwill staff.

For more information, contact:

Jessica Trutt