• Goodwill Veteran Services

    Are you an unemployed veteran?

    Goodwill wants to help unemployed or underemployed veterans find meaningful and rewarding jobs. Goodwill aims to remove barriers to employment for veterans who want to work.  When a veteran comes to Goodwill, they can be assured that they will be treated with respect and dignity.

    Have you been unsuccessful at finding a job even after filling out application after application?

    In addition to learning how to transition into civilian employment, Veterans will also know how to enhance soft skills to be successful in the workplace.

      • Convert the DD214 into a resume
      • Improve financial literacy
      • Polish job interviewing skills
      • Set personal goals

    Upon completion of job-preparation, Veterans meet one-on-one with an Employment Consultant, who develops an individualized employment plan based on skills and interests. The Employment Consultant works as an advocate to assist Veterans in finding civilian employment.  Once a veteran is placed into employment, a Case Manager is assigned to ensure employment goals are met (up to 180 days).

    If you are an unemployed veteran who is looking for work, call Goodwill today at 361-884-4068.

    Additional resources for Veterans:

    Apply for Benefits

    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

    USAJobs

    Military.com

    “This program is supported by a grant from the Texas Veterans Commission Fund for Veterans’ Assistance. The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance provides grants to organizations serving Texas Veterans and their families.”

     

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    • NEW Goodwill in Victoria, TX

      For Immediate Release April 20, 2019   Victoria, TX – Join Goodwill Industries of South Texas, Inc. as they celebrate the grand opening of the newest Goodwill store and donation station in Victoria on Thursday, April 25th at 9 a.m. at 4302 Houston Highway (across from Walmart). The just under 12,000 square foot store provides […]

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      The 2020 U.S. Census  is hiring Census takers. Census takers work in the field. Some field positions require employees to work during the day to see addresses on buildings. Other field positions require interviewing the public, so employees must be available to work when people are usually at home, such as in the evening and on […]

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