YouthConnect Program

Juma Atlanta recruiting young adults aged 18-24 for its YouthConnect Program.  Qualified applicants receive on the job training at SunTrust Park & Mercedes Benz Stadium over the sports seasons.  The six-month program provides Jumans the skill sets needed toward the road to self-sufficiency via three key program components: Earn, Learn, Connect. Jumans earn money and the skills to change their future, obtain job-readiness and increase soft-skills. Various certifications and trainings are provided that include two-weeks of Customer Service Training, Sexual Harassment Sessions, Logistics, AED, First-Aid and CPR training. Jumans also learn money management from sessions led by representatives from SunTrust and Regions Banks. 

Juma Provides:

  • Employment at one of our concession businesses in a major sporting or entertainment venue

  • Job skills training

  • Financial guidance

  • Career tours

  • One-on-one mentorship

  • Career exploration and coaching

  • Connection to an alumni network of support

Finally, Jumans are connected to entry-level work opportunities from our growing list of national employer partners: Southwest Airlines, CVS, and Amazon, to UPS, Starbucks, T-Mobile and more. Contact Sharon Rowell, Career Coach, at 404-476-9835 or sharonr@juma.org for more information or click here to visit Juma’s website