Our certified professionals can help you with every aspect of your job search, including identifying your career goals; connecting with the training you need; building your résumé and interview skills; and finding the best position for your needs. Most of all, they will be there for you every step of the way, offering highly professional support and encouragement.
JFCS Career Services is FREE, and we serve clients of all backgrounds. You don’t need to be Jewish to utilize our services, and we work with clients from entry- to executive-level positions.
It is easy to connect with us – simply complete our brief Career Interest Form. Our office is centrally located in Golden Valley and our employment counselors provide in-person and virtual services.
JFCS provides one-on-one coaching to critically assess a wide range of career experiences, skills and aptitudes. This service includes career assessments with professional interpretation, individual job-search coaching sessions, résumé and cover letter critique and goal-setting sessions to create an individual action plan.
Job searching can be overwhelming. You are not alone. We are here for you. Project EM is a national initiative bringing Jewish human service agencies together to provide FREE support to Jewish and non-Jewish job seekers. Project EM is designed to operate in a holistic manner, recognizing that each job seeker is an individual and each job search is important. Learn more
Workers who are laid off or have received notice of permanent layoff or termination may be eligible for the Dislocated Worker Program. This program provides career counseling to help people make strategic decisions about their professional futures. Those who qualify receive training funds to develop new skills, update existing skills, or obtain required certifications or credentials. Learn more
For those with an interest in exploring IT as a career path, the IT Pathways program can support you. As part of the MSP TechHire initiative, IT Pathways connects individuals with the needed resources to prepare for success in IT jobs. Training and support are designed to build upon current knowledge and skills, moving individuals to the next level.
Vocational Rehabilitation provides personalized services to individuals with disabilities who are seeking to improve their work lives or find employment. The program offers vocational evaluation, job placement, work adjustment training and extended employment. View the Program Eligibility Criteria and learn more.
This program provides support for families to help them move toward self-sufficiency through employment. All participants receive an assessment and an employment plan, which outlines personalized steps necessary to reach this goal.
Ed2go offers a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses are led by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you. Browse Courses here.
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