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Larimer County Workforce Center

Meet Wafa

Workforce Challenge

Wafa gained worked experience as a teacher's assistant while living in Libya. Recently relocated to the U.S., Wafa was interested in doing the same work, but was having trouble getting hired.

Workforce Solution

Wafa's internship coordinator at the Larimer County Workforce Center helped her develop a career plan focused on working with children, and she was successfully placed in a Workforce Center subsidized internship a a local daycare facility.

Outcomes & Benefits

Wafa's supervisor was very pleased with her work, and after finishing her internship, Wafa was offered a permanent position with the site as a substitute teacher. Wafa's success was a direct result of getting her "foot in the door" while in her internship.

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