Green Reentry Job Training this fall!

Join us from September 27 to November 5, 2021 for a six-week green industry job training program for formerly incarcerated Rhode Islanders.

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Prepare for an entry-level career in tree service and other plant-based industries. Green Reentry Job Training offers classroom instruction, hands-on training and service learning with a focus on environmental justice and stewardship.
 
This Providence-based training program includes OSHA safety certifications, employment skills building and on-the-job experience. Trainees will receive a weekly stipend. Industry-standard tools and personal protective gear will be provided. Assistance with transportation is available.
 
Applicants must be:
  • Formerly incarcerated or justice-impacted
  • Highly motivated to learn green industry skills
  • Excited to work outdoors as a part of a team
  • Able to lift 40 lbs & spend the day on your feet
Preference will be given to applicants who:
  • Live in Providence’s 02908 or 02909 zip codes
  • Have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19

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For more information or for a paper copy of the application email info@gardentime.us or text or call (401) 996-4922.

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Garden Time was one of 16 organizations to receive a grant from the Central Providence Health Equity Zone, convened by ONE Neighborhood Builders.

Read the Providence Business News article about the grants.