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Job training and assistance for seniors

Senior Employment Services (SESU) by NYC Department for the Aging (DFTA)

Actively recruiting

Services Provided Help finding a job, Training for a new job

Eligibility Older adults

Schedule No fixed amount of time, Varies

Last Updated Last updated on Feb 17, 2022

Job training and placement services for seniors

SESU prepares participants for employment through classes on computers, customer service, job-search techniques, resume-writing, and interviewing.

SESU also offers on-the-job training and the opportunity to earn at least the minimum wage through placements at government agencies and nonprofits throughout the City.

Who it's for Who it's for

Participants must:

  • Be 55 or older
  • Live in the five boroughs
  • Be unemployed
  • Have a family income of no more than 125 percent of the federal poverty level
  • Be willing to learn new skills

Next Steps

Please call 212-602-6958 for more information.