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Need a Job?

We are an economic engine that puts people to work and helps families thrive.

How Referrals Work:

1. Sign Up to let us know your interest.


2. Come to an Orientation.


3. Apply, get trained and placed into a job.

We do require all Job One Candidates to have a:

  • Desire to work,
  • State Issued ID and/or Driver's License,
  • Ability to secure transportation (TARC or otherwise), and
  • Roof over their head

Program Orientation every two weeks

Success Training starts every two weeks

Candidates apply for jobs within one week

90% placement rate

A few of our collaborations

Nikki Walker, Job One Manager

As Seed to Oaks Job One Manager, Nikki works with churches, businesses, and civic agencies to train, supervise, place and mentor people into full-time employment. Nikki understands how to use relationships forged at both the professional and local church level to blend the best of discipleship, accountability, community organizing and human service providers to increase retention rates and help families thrive. 

Nikki is an adaptable, results-driven, dynamic, full life cycle professional with over 10 years collective experience in recruiting, training, case management, and client services backed with solid MSSW credentials. Nikki has worked in both the private and civic sectors with a proven track record with regard to possessing a big picture mind set while balancing aggressive job placement results with overall program quality and service.

Job One is a ministry of

Seed to Oaks is a non-profit that brings real and lasting community change through a collaboration between local churches, businesses and civic agencies, filling the space between the three.

Seed to Oaks | 1303 S. Shelby Street, Louisville, KY 40217 | | 502-791-OAKS