1.0    | JOB SEARCH: COVER LETTER WRITING 1.0

In the digital age, have you ever wondered what purpose cover letters serve and why they are important? This workshop will explore basic structure, composition and content of successful cover letters. You will review several types of successful cover letters which you can use as a template to compose your own.

 

Event Date Wednesday September 5th 2018 01:00:00 PM
Event End Date Wednesday September 5th 2018 02:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Thursday 07-26-2018
Cut off date Tuesday September 4th 2018 12:30:00 PM
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Have you felt confused about taxes, especially when it comes to employment earnings? Join us to learn how complete your W-4, how to read your paystub, major tax deductions and credits, and JVS tax site offerings.

Event Date Wednesday September 5th 2018 05:30:00 PM
Event End Date Wednesday September 5th 2018 07:00:00 PM
Registration Start Date Thursday 07-26-2018
Cut off date Tuesday September 4th 2018 05:30:00 PM
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In less than an hour, the Welcome Session will give you an overview of all the services that can help you launch a career, find a job, build your skills and advance to a better job. Please bring your resume, if you have one.

During this workshop you will:
• Become a member of JVS CareerSolution
• Sign-up for a one-on-one meeting the same day with a Career Navigator to develop your personal career action plan 
• Learn to navigate the Career Center calendar and register for workshops and services
• Discover the on-site resources available to help you research career options, search for jobs and work on your resume and job search correspondence

Welcome Sessions are walk-in events; no pre-registration required.

Event Date Wednesday September 5th 2018 05:30:00 PM
Event End Date Wednesday September 5th 2018 06:30:00 PM

2.0| CAREER EXPLORATION: SKILL SCAN ASSESSMENT I
For those changing careers, the biggest question is, “What occupations value my skill set?” During this session, you will have the opportunity to use a skills card sort assessment to determine your proficiency and interest in various skill sets, including your capacity to learn new skills. You will learn about the fields and industries in which your skills are most commonly used.
 

Event Date Thursday September 6th 2018 10:30:00 AM
Event End Date Thursday September 6th 2018 12:00:00 PM
Registration Start Date Thursday 07-26-2018
Cut off date Wednesday September 5th 2018 09:30:00 AM

Career Exploration: Opportunities In Healthcare 1.0
The healthcare industry, one of the biggest employers in the Boston area, is expected to change and grow in the future as a result of population shifts and the Affordable Care Act. Attend this workshop to explore career options beyond the typical physician and nursing roles and the hospital setting. Training, average salaries, barriers to employment, competencies and skills required for a variety of roles will be addressed. Handouts will be distributed.

Event Date Thursday September 6th 2018 10:30:00 AM
Event End Date Thursday September 6th 2018 12:00:00 PM
Registration Start Date Thursday 07-26-2018
Cut off date Wednesday September 5th 2018 01:00:00 PM
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