Job Readiness

Job Readiness

Mavis Beacon Teaching Typing Clinic

Self-paced, practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. GreenComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

Job Seekers

Need help with your job search?Stop by for personalized help with:Creating an email accountPreparing a resumeFilling out online job applicationsMondays until 12 p.m.

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Get one-on-one support with staff at the lower level information desk for basic activities in an online job search:

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Drop in for support with basic job search activities, including: Creating and updating a resume.Saving a profile on job-searching websites.Completing an online application. You will be asked a few initial questions to help us meet your needs. Computers will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis, and time limits may apply. This service is provided in partnership with Friendship Place.

Jobseekers Drop In Clinic

Searching for a job.Let us help you with your resume writing, getting an email account, uploading information to job sites, learning how to use social media sites and more.

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library offers a drop-in job seekers clinic the first Tuesday of each month.Individual assistance available to support resume creation, job searches and applications.

Word II Intermediate

Learn more features of this word-processing software that can help you further your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: I. OscarizComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics and Word I Basics.You will learn to:

Online Application Assistance

Do you need assistance filling out an online application or proofing your resume? If so, please sign up at the Digital Commons Desk for a one-on-one half-hour session, email digital.commons@dc.gov, or call 202-727-1175.   To ease your application process, it is requested that you have a working email address.

Email Basics

Learn to use the basic features of Web-based email and the significant function of attaching a document, such as your résumé, to your email transmission. The job search process requires that you have an established email account. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.You will learn to:

Email Basics

Learn to use the basic features of Web-based email and the significant function of attaching a document, such as your résumé, to your email transmission. The job search process requires that you have an established email account. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.You will learn to:

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