May 2012 Highlights

New Jobs and Client Updates! Danelsi M. is a hardworking administrative professional who sought our assistance in jump starting her career. Although she was seeking an administrative position Danelsi took advantage of an opportunity to interview for a Family Partner position with Home for Little Wanderers. Danelsi has a background in early education and experience working with families. Subsequently, the Family Partner position turned out to be a perfect match for her. She started the position on May 29th and enjoys working for the organization.

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Jackeline C. came into Career Collaborative with a passion for working as a receptionist. Her previous experience was in retail, but she was ready to redirect her career. After working through different obstacles and schedule adjustments, Jackeline accepted a position as a Patient Service Representative at Aspen Dental. She began working on May 29th.

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Marie J. was recently certified as a Nurse Assistant in early April. A month after receiving her certification she began working as a C.N.A. at the Rogerson House on May 17th.

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Cynthia C. is an employee of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, her dream employer, as of May 15th. Cynthia’s target industry was medical and she now works as an Orthopedic Technician Aide—she is learning how to put on casts! Cynthia loves her job and is grateful for the opportunity.

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Durell W. is now working for Boston Architectural College (BAC) as of May 14th. He came to us with a background in IT and customer service and really wanted to target IT. Durell was successful in landing an IT position at BAC and loves his work. He knows there is a lot to learn and he takes advantage of opportunities to expand his knowledge.

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Abdellah E. began working with Career Collaborative in 2009. His target job was C.N.A. and he was a R.N. in Morroco. Many times Abdellah interviewed with employers without success. For a while, Abdellah juggled work, home life, and job search and persevered with Lauren’s help. Finally, he was given a chance when Faulkner Hospital offered Abdellah a full-time Patient Care Assistant position on May 7th. Now he can focus solely on advancing his career.

 

Congratulations to all!