is a not for porfit organization promoting employment diversity in Israel’s booming hi tech industry, by integrating human capital from social segments with no direct access to the lucrative employment options the industry has to offer. itworks was established in 2006 by Ifat Baron,who developed a unique model bridging over employment gaps in Israeli society, while catering to the industry’s needs. Our programs operate on a national scale and offer vocational tech trainings in a variety of topics with a strong emphasis on nurturing and developing personal, occupational and professional skills, aimed at assisting candidates integrate successfully into the workforce.
5,000 individuals have benefitted from our pograms, (3,500) found quality employment through our services and 83% of those remained in their jobs longer than 1 year. An external evaluation has shown our programs allow for an ROI of 983% saving the economy millions of dollars annualy.
itworks collaborates with 130 partner employers in the hi tech industry- from job placements to actually paradigm- shifting activities to enhance companies diversity and inclusion practices. We offer workshops, lectures, HR forum and more to assist companies in their diversity efforts.