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Call: 929-570-5988

Email: SWatler@bwiny.org
Shani Watler,
Program Director

621 DeGraw Street, Brooklyn

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My life is finally shaping up to what I always wanted it to be, and it’s all because of KindWork”

– Mika, KindWork Graduate
APPLY: ARE YOU READY TO START A CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE CAREER IN TECH?

Customer Experience careers are critical, frontline roles at many tech companies. Working as a Customer Support or Customer Experience specialist is a great way to get your foot in the door at a leading tech company.

ELIGIBILITY
  • To be eligible you must meet the following criteria:
  • 20-26 years old
  • Must have a High School Equivalency or High School Diploma
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Live in New York City
  • Are low-income, under or unemployed, or receiving public assistance
  • Have basic computer skills, including typing
  • Have access to a computer and internet*
  • 6-12 months of previous job experience(s)
  • Able to attend all classes for six weeks
  • Ready to work full time in the tech industry following graduation

*KindWork will provide loaner laptops and/or internet assistance as needed

HOW TO APPLY

If you’re interested in applying to KindWork, please attend one of our scheduled information sessions to fill out an application and meet with program staff. There’s no need to RSVP. If you have any questions before or after an Information Session, feel free to email SWatler@bwiny.org or call 929-570-5988.
Our next cycle dates will begin September 6, 2022.

KindWork offers three cycles per year and recruits year round!

Complete the interest form below. Please ensure you have reviewed the eligibility requirements before submitting the interest form. The Fall 2022 KindWork Fellowship will start on September 6, 2022. Recruitment for the Fall 2022 Fellowship will start in June 2022. If you are interested please fill out the interest form below and allow us up to 2-3 days to review your submission and a KindWork coach will reach out with the next steps.

Interest Form Link

Please Note: This document is not an application for employment. Information provided will be used for data tracking and may be used to determine eligibility for training.

After you fill out the online interest form (above) a KindWork coach will reach out to confirm your eligibility and invite you to attend a required information session. Following the information session, you will be asked to complete an application package that consists of an intake form and a short assessment. Based on your application, KindWork will invite you to a 1:1 interview.

DATES FOR UPCOMING INFORMATION SESSIONS:

All information sessions will take place online via Zoom. After completing the interest form, staff will reach out to invite you to an online information session where you will learn more about the training program.

LIVE ONLINE INFO SESSION TIMES

Info sessions are held on Zoom every Tuesday at 5 pm and Thursdays at 11 am. To receive the Zoom link you must fill out the interest form (located above).

Following the live info session, you will be invited to submit an application package.

RECORDED INFO SESSION

Can’t make it to a live information session? View a recording of the Customer Experience Fellowship Info Session and then request an application package.

Link available via email once you submit the interest form above.