Land that first job, obtain a high school diploma, and acquire the skills needed to secure high-wage jobs and support your family.

St. Nicks Alliance's Workforce Development Center has helped thousands of North Brooklyn residents land and keep high-paying jobs in high-demand industries. We partner with major North Brooklyn employers. Each client is assigned to a job coach who guides them through assessment and training and helps them overcome any barriers to getting and keeping a job.

Our goal is to train and place all our clients into high-quality, full-time, permanent jobs that pay a living wage.

Workforce Development Office

790 Broadway, Brooklyn NY

Drop-in hours: M-F, 9AM-5PM

☎️ 718-302-2057

St. Nicks Alliance’s Adult Education program gave me the confidence to really push myself. My advice to new students is to take advantage of everything and every opportunity they give you.
— Judith Robertson, 2016 High School Equivalency Diploma recipient

Members of our skills training cohort.

Skills Training

We offer credentialed, industry-recognized skill training. Local employers tell us their hiring needs and assist in designing our program.

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Financial Services

An 8-week training that offers skills in interviewing, customer service, cash handling, and effective communication techniques.

Members of our First Job cohort.

First Job

First Job prepares you to land and keep the job of your choice. Once you are employed, our team continues to support your professional growth and advancement. 

Wonderful people there. Everyone is so friendly. They take time out of their schedule to make time for you and show you they care.
— Chichi Beltre, Facebook review

Members of our Adult Education classes.

adult education

St. Nicks Alliance partners with the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development and NYS Education Department to offer Adult Basic Education, High School Equivalency, and ESOL.

Career GPS

Skill training, job search support, and adult education courses for young adults ages 16-24 who seek to successfully enter the workforce.

Members of our Career GPS service.

Business Council

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Ed Brittenham, AIG
SVP Trade Credit & Surety
St. Nicks Alliance Board

Michael Rochford, St. Nicks Alliance
Exec. Dir.

Larry Rothchild, St. Nicks Alliance Dir.
Workforce Development


Leah Archibald, Evergreen
Exec. Dir.

George Argyriou, Mega Contracting Group
Compliance Mgr.

Elliott Celaj, Galaxy General Contracting Group

Daniel Delehanty, Bridgehampton National Bank
CRA Officer
Dir. of Community Development

Anthony DiVittis, NYC Health + Hospitals
Associate Exec.Dir.,Planning and Public Affairs

Maria Hernandez, NYC Health + Hospitals
Dir. of Community Affairs

Justin Hohn, Consolidated Edison
Specialist, Govt. Relations/Public Affairs

Laura James, UPS
Community Relations Mgr.
St. Nicks Alliance Board

Cheryl Jones, NYC Health + Hospitals
Gotham Health
Assoc. Dir. of Health Care Standards
Ellen M. Kackmann, Comunilife Inc.
V.P. for Real Estate and Asset Management

Terence Kelly, Consolidated Edison
Mgr. Corporate Affairs

Dave Lombino, Two Trees Management
Managing Dir., External Affairs

Toby Moskovits, Heritage Equity Partners

Despina Poulidou, Mega Contracting Group Project Mgr.

George Poulon, Mega Contracting
Group V.P./Dir. of Operations

Joe Robles, Knight's Collision
St. Nicks Alliance Board Chair

Marc Rothchild, AIG
Global Head, Commercial Claims Operations

The St. Nicks Alliance Board of Directors chartered the Business Council to advise and assist St. Nicks Alliance Workforce Development in achieving its goal.

Made possible by our funders