City Academy EMT flier 2.7.18 For Distribution

Join the Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development for twice weekly information sessions for City Academy, a new program designed to build training pipelines to place Boston residents in careers in city agencies. The training provides access to entry-level city positions that offer:
• Pay at or above Boston’s Living Wage (currently $14.41/hr)
• Health benefits
• Pensions
• Union membership
• Opportunities for advancement

Initially, City Academy will be recruiting candidates for a15-month Emergency Medical Technician training program. The training is free and stipends are provided for approximately 10 months of the program.

To be eligible, you must:
• Be a Boston resident
• Be 18 years or older
• Have a high school diploma or GED/HiSET
• Have a valid driver’s license
• Be drug-free

For more information visit: OWD.Boston.gov/CityAcademy

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Event Date Monday March 5th 2018 03:00:00 PM
Event End Date Monday March 5th 2018 04:00:00 PM
Registration Start Date Wednesday 02-14-2018
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CAREER READY 101 TRAINING
EARN A WORK READINESS CERTIFICATE CUSTOMIZED TO YOUR CAREER GOAL

Career Ready 101 Orientation
DAYS: Monday
TIME: 3:30-4:30 PM
LOCATION: JVS CareerSolution
75 Federal Street, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02110

REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
http://bit.ly/CareerReady101

Event Date Monday March 5th 2018 03:30:00 PM
Event End Date Monday March 5th 2018 04:30:00 PM
Registration Start Date Monday 01-29-2018

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 Tuesday March 6th 2018 10:00:00 AM
Event End Date Tuesday March 6th 2018 12:00:00 PM
Registration Start Date Wednesday 01-24-2018
Cut off date Monday March 5th 2018 10:00:00 AM
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Welcome to CareerSolution! CareerSolution offers a wide variety of workshops, resources, and expertise to help you prepare and engage in the job search process. Join us for a quick overview of all the services that you can access to get your job search preparations and search underway.

Event Date Tuesday March 6th 2018 11:00:00 AM
Event End Date Tuesday March 6th 2018 12:00:00 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 Tuesday March 6th 2018 11:00:00 AM
Event End Date Tuesday March 6th 2018 12:00:00 PM