With the launch of this program, clients will feel empowered to access the resources they need to gain steady employment. This program consists of workshops, referrals to employment opportunities, open computer time for job searching (coming soon), assistance with applications, and more.
Each month, we'll hold workshops to empower clients by giving them the tools to succeed in the workforce. To view upcoming workshops and to sign-up, simply click the topic you are interested in!
Damien Center’s Employment Services Program will be providing direct referrals to job opportunities for our clients. With this opportunity, we hope to eliminate barriers that clients see when seeking out employment. Positions will vary but will be updated regularly.
We want to empower our clients to feel professional and confident when they walk into an interview, so coming up, we will be providing direct referrals to Dress for Success and Success Wear. Both are non-profit organizations who provide people with free professional attire and workshops.
Clients will learn how to create a resume and cover letter. Through this workshop, clients will be given access to resume and cover letter examples, tips on formatting, and more.
Next workshop: March 9th from 9a-3p, March 10th from 1p-3p
Clients will learn how to navigate the basics of LinkedIn, a professional networking site. In this workshop, clients will be able to set up their profile (essentially an online resume), learn how to network, and build their online professional presence.
Next workshop: March 16th 9a-11a, March 17th 1p-3p
Clients will learn tips and tricks to feeling successful in a job interview. They will then be able to demonstrate their knowledge by performing mock interviews with their peers and out volunteers. In addition, clients will be given resources for professional interview attire.
Next workshop: April 21st 9a-11a, April 22nd 1p-3p