Check out Step Up to University Hospitals, the innovative neighborhood jobs pipeline we built in partnership with University Hospitals and Towards Employment. Jobs start at $12/hour with opportunities to advance. Information sessions are happening now. Positions available in environmental and nutrition services at University Hospitals.
- Work in a fast-paced environment that is critical to the care of hospital patients
- Earn a competitive hourly wage with a local employer that is committed to staff advancement
- Prepare for the interviews and ensure success on the job with FREE skills development classes
- Gain a renewed sense of confidence and a network of support to help you succeed
- Commitment to 2 weeks of unpaid pre-employment classes
- Motivated to learn new skills and gain employment
- Already have a high school diploma or GED
- Tobacco and drug free
- No criminal backgrounds (with some limited exceptions)
- Resident of Greater University Circle, which includes Glenville, Hough, Fairfax, Central, Buckeye-Shaker Square, Little Italy, University Circle and the city of East Cleveland
Choose one of the following information sessions. Please arrive on time or you will be asked to attend a different session.
- Wednesday, September 13: At 2 p.m. at NewBridge Cleveland, 3634 Euclid Ave.
- Thursday, September 14: At 10:30 a.m. at East Cleveland Public Library, 14101 Euclid Ave.
- Wednesday, September 20: At 3 p.m. at Khnemu Foundation Lighthouse Center, 966 E. 105th St.
- Thursday, September 21: At 3 p.m. at PNC Fairfax, 8220 Carnegie Ave.
Call 216-696-5750 to register for session. Be sure to say you want to Step Up to UH.
In 2013, a survey of Neighbor Up members found that jobs were one of people's biggest concerns. About 30 percent of those surveyed said they could not find a job in their neighborhood that paid a living wage. Neighbor Up members began working with University Hospitals and Towards Employment to dismantle the wall separating Greater University Circle neighbors from good- paying jobs right in the community. Step Up to University Hospitals was born. Read more about it here.