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Career Strategies

Searching for a job is never easy. For 80 years, JEVS has been providing a guided approach for those in all stages of career transition, including unemployment. Through our Career Strategies services, which includes the Helping Hands program, we help individuals of all ages find meaningful, satisfying work through personalized tools, resources and processes to unlock and present their own skills, abilities and interests. In addition, we have extensive employer connections and can assist with job search assistance for qualified jobseekers.


• One-on-one career counseling
• Interview preparation
• Career exploration assessments
• Networking and skill building
• Résumés that get you noticed
• LinkedIn profile writing
• Career workshops
• Job search & placement assistance
• Online computer classes

> Download our Career Strategies flyer here.

> Download our Helping Hands flyer here.

Our professional, experienced career counselors can help you to navigate your job search during these tough times.

Don’t miss our upcoming FREE webinar series! Register here.

* NEW! You will also have access to a variety of personalized resources & tools through our partnership in ProjectEM, an initiative dedicated to empowering and employing local communities across our nation.

PLEASE NOTE: Program staff are available to work with career counseling clients via telephone appointments, Zoom video conference, or in-person at our convenient locations in Center City or Northeast Philadelphia.

To schedule appointments Monday-Friday, call (215) 832-0878 or email cs@jevs.org.


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Making Hope Happen for Laura

Each year, JEVS Career Strategies works with more than 700 jobseeking individuals. Today, Laura is back on her feet and making strides toward her career goals, having received expert guidance, proven strategies, and caring, personal attention.

"The encouragement of the Career Strategies team, the LinkedIn help and resume-writing skills I learned really helped me. I gained back some confidence and landed a fantastic opportunity. Everyone should be aware of the great work done by JEVS."

Barbara Z.
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Career Workshop

We have plenty of career workshops for those in all stages of career transition - even for those not currently seeking a new position!

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Get the Facts

Details of program supports, online options for services, and more.

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Find Upcoming Workshops

From résumé writing to interview skills, we offer free webinars to meet all needs.

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Let us know how we can help assist you in your job search or career transition.

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Career Advice Tips

Read our blogs with a variety of tips from our career experts to help you tackle your job search.

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Success Stories

Meet a program participant who found the tools & confidence to land a great new job.

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Meet our Team

Get to know our career experts and counselors, and how they can help you!

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Jewish Community Services

We provide various programs generously funded by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia.

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Student Programming

Jewish H.S. youth benefit from SAT test & college prep, and college interns gain hands-on work skills.

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Partner With Us!

Want to offer job search or career workshops for your library, community center or organization?

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Digital News Center

Blogs, articles, news about Career Strategies and the impact of our services.

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In Their Words

Hear about the personal attention and supports that two women experienced from the program.

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Outplacement Services

We provide services to organizations that help former employees transition to new jobs.

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