Career Planning Seminar
The first step on your way to employment! This is where you will find out about the employment services offered at the PA CareerLink of Lancaster County and how to begin to access them. Attend this 1½ hour session and schedule an appointment with a Re-Employment Coach to determine your next step!
- Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
- Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
- Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Mastering Employment Applications/So, You Have an Interview! Now, What?
Two workshops in one 2-hour session, giving information on getting results with your application and interviews that lead to job offers. Find out the basics at this information-filled workshop.
- Mondays from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon
- Wednesdays from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Landing a Job with a Criminal Background
It is possible to overcome this barrier to employment! Find out how to handle this question on applications and, just as important, learn when and what to say during an interview. Knowledge in this area will help you become more confident while looking for your next job. Time is included for one-on-one feedback about your particular situation.
- Mondays from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
RMO Re-entry Course
This course is for individuals with a criminal record who have encountered barriers to success and want to learn skills and get information on resources that can help become productive citizens and remain crime free. The full Course consists of 6 two-hour sessions for a total of 12 hours of training. Individuals who complete all six sessions will receive a certificate from the Lancaster County Reentry Management Organization (RMO). Participants in each individual session will also receive a mini-certificate for that session. Participants may choose to attend any or all of these individual sessions. Here are the six sessions: Housing, Transportation and Managing Your Money; Legal and Community Resources; Family Responsibility and Parenting; Getting Along With Yourself and Others; Health Care and Mental Health; Addiction and Wellness.
- Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays every other month
Confused over all the information on the Internet and other places, including from friends and family, about how to write your resume? Attend this workshop and learn methods that have helped thousands of people win job opportunities. Have you created a resume that entices an employer to call you in for an interview? If not, find out why! Included in the workshop are useful details about cover letters and references. This 2-hour session is open to everyone. Please note attendance is required for those planning to conduct their job search through the Job Search Center.
- Tuesdays from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Computer Skills for Jobseekers
Are you uncertain about how to use a computer? This workshop gives those with limited computer skills the tools needed to find work using a computer.
- Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Digital Literacy Classes (Basic Computer Class)
This course begins with a 2hr. instruction session on computer basics. After completing the instruction portion, participants are given access to a self-paced tutorial computer program, which can be accessed in the Ready2Work computer lab.
- Every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
To register, please contact us at (717) 509-5613 ext. 221