You can meet with our job search coach, Roseanne, via Zoom for a half hour session.
Appointments are available Wednesdays, 11 am to 2 pm. Sign up here.
Who’s hiring NOW in Westchester and nearby, and how to apply:
ELECTION WORKERS NEEDED
The Board of Elections will pay you $350 for working Election Day. Click for more info.
There are positions available at several of WestCOP’s locations:
Jobs are available now in NYC hospitals and other locations:
Check out Job Coach Roseanne’s presentation to
learn about creating a resume and applying online.
- Understanding Applicant Tracking Systems
- Resume guide
- Sharpen your resume
- Action verbs to use in your resume
- How to upload your resume video created by LISC Chicago (Local Initiatives Support Coalition)
- Get advice on how to be “Interview ready”
- Career One Stop – information from the U.S. Department of Labor about COVID-19
- NY State Coronavirus Hotline – 1.888.364.3065
- Westchester County COVID-19 updates
Please send your questions and comments to Phyllis Cole at email@example.com.
ONLINE JOB RESOURCES
Westchester-Putnam Career Center Network – Search for job postings, upload resume, register for free workshops.
Skill Up Yonkers – In early April 2020, Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano announced that the Yonkers Workforce Development Board is providing Westchester County residents free access to online career courses via Metrix E-Learning System through its “Skill Up Yonkers” initiative.
Learning Express – Students and adult learners can improve their skills required for academic and career success. Some practice tests include TASC, SAT, PSAT, ACT, AP, career certification tests such as NCLEX-RN, Praxis, and more. Plus, there are practice sets and tutorials to develop skills in math, reading, writing, and basic sciences.
Occupational Outlook Handbook – Describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
Jobs & Careers – Specialized online and in-person programs with trained professionals to guide you in your career path.
Look for a Job – Learn more about finding a job, interviewing techniques and training. Special sections on exploring different careers, opportunities for young people and unemployment support.