with employers in RI and CT,
Olean Center Vocational Services
has created opportunities
for adults at these
Bella Vita Salon
Chariho Southern Baptist Church
Cleats Sports Club
Dick's World of Wines
Dunns Corners Market
Foxwoods Resort & Casino
Hopkinton Wine and Spirits
John Conti Insurance
Jonnycake Center of Westerly
Massage in Main
Melissa Ashley Brides
Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub
Ocean Club at Atlantic Beach
Ocean Community Chamber of Commerce
Shelter Harbor Golf Club
Stop and Shop
The Malted Barley
Uptown Salon & Spa
Westerly Health Center
Westerly Public Schools
Westerly Senior Center
99 Restaurant and Pub...
The Olean Center's Program prepares
our participants for employment and provides their employers with no-cost consultation services
Olean Center's Vocational Services is an employment agency assisting participants
in obtaining and maintaining a job that is a match for their potential and goals. Our services are provided for people from age 16 and up.
Individuals may be referred to Olean Center's Vocational Services through:
RI Office of Rehabilitation Services
RI Department of BHDDH
Local School systems
The program is designed to develop the individual's employment initiatives with community support though four phases:
2. JOB DEVELOPMENT
3. CARREER EXPLORATION
4. JOB RETENTION
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Phone: 401.315.0143 x 4
Business & Employment Developer
Phone: 401.596.2091 x127
The Olean Center is licensed by the state of RI Department of Behavioral Healthcare,
Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals.
"Jesse is a great team player
with excellent social skills. She is
one of us. On the days she is not here, customers will regularly ask
- Maria Allen,
Owner of Bella Vita Salon
"Kevin is hardworking and efficient. We look forward to seeing him on the days he is here."
- The Westerly Library
"We are happy to have Lori working here at Dunn's Corners Market. She is a hard worker and good team player. Cheryl and I have been working with the Olean Vocational Services Program for a while now, and it's been great for everyone involved."
Owner, Dunns Corners Market
Add quality to your workplace.
Olean Center Vocational Services has pre-screened qualified job candidates that are ready to work. We are committed to developing and implementing community based employment initiatives that support employers and the individuals that are hiring them. Olean Center Vocational Services provides an array of supports and services to meet the needs of the employer including job analysis, customized employment, on site coaching, and no-cost business consultation services.
Benefits to Employers:
Reduced recruitment costs
Diversity in the workplace
On site job training
Increased employee retention
Federal & state tax credits
OJT (on the job training) incentives
VOCATIONAL ASSESSMENT & JOB DEVELOPMENT
We prescreen job seekers’ identifying skills and strengths to best match qualified applicants to employer needs.
The application process includes training in resume writing, interview skills, job development/job coaching, and consulting services for the employer.
ON-GOING EMPLOYER SUPPORT
Programs tailored to the employer and employee services that address long term retention ensuring success.
Planning addressed prior to the job match using a variety of varied creative options.
An individualized approach to assist employers in identifying unmet needs, and matching those unmet needs with a qualified job seeker.
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Services dedicated to employers