• project search student with two university of Arizona staff members

Project SEARCH

This program provides real-life work experience to help youth who have significant developmental disabilities make successful transitions from school to independent work. Project SEARCH features total immersion in a workplace setting. Students receive instruction to reinforce employment skills, career exploration opportunities, hands-on learning, while cultivating relationships with supervisors and co-workers required for meaningful, competitive employment throughout their life.

Certification: A*S*K* Fundamental Business Concepts and eFoodHandlers

Direct Employment: Food Service, Retail, Hotel Industry, Logistics, Facilities and Maintenance

Job Leads To: Server, Sales Clerk, Shipping and Receiving, and Front of the House positions

Contact: counselors@pimajted.org for enrollment information

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Project SEARCH

JTED @ University of Arizona Main Campus: M – F 8 am – 3 pm

JTED @ Banner UMC South: M – F 8 am – 3 pm

For more information contact:

Sequoia Rudolph,  Banner UMC South Campus (520) 209-1722
Xochitl Sierra, UA Main Campus 520 352-5833

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Locations offering Project SEARCH:

  • JTED @ Project SEARCH (Banner South)
  • JTED @ Project SEARCH (UA)
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