Our Participant of the Month is Nathan. His Job Developer was so pleased with his progress and commitment to the job search he couldn’t resist nominating Nathan. He’s now stably employed and we are so happy for him! You can help people like Nathan by applying to work at Greenleaf- We are hiring!
FULL INTERVIEW BELOW
Q: What led you to reach out to OOD for services?
A: Opportunity for personal growth and development.
Q: Why is it important to you to have a job?
A: It’s an opportunity to better myself and help my family.
Q: How is getting/having a job going to change your life?
A: It will keep me happy, and help with family finances, and I like having Chipotle for dinner.
Q: What challenges or problems did you have to face to get your job?
A: I am staying focused and staying on task.
Q: How did Greenleaf help you with these challenges?
A: They helped remove and navigate barriers to employment.
Q: What advice would you give to others who are nervous about looking for a job and working?
A: Don’t rush into things you don’t know and use your support group, and don’t be hard on yourself.