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How does JEVS make a job seeker more employable or help him/her build skills & credentials?

Looking for work these days can be overwhelming for anyone, regardless of background, skills and interests.  JEVS has a variety of education and career services for job seekers to help you get from where you are to where you want to be.

Available Programs:

Career Solutions for 55+

Career Solutions for 55+ provides one-on-one employment assistance for mature job-seekers to help improve the quality of life for older Philadelphians who are unemployed, underemployed, or seeking a career change.

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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 […]

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Center for New Americans

Center for New Americans’ goal is to place refugees and asylees from all over the world into jobs and help them discover that America is truly the land of opportunity. Every year we fulfill the dreams of hundreds of new Americans by helping them learn the English language, develop their computer skills, understand American culture and history, and prepare to become positive contributors to the workforce.

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E3 Services

Provides education, employment, empowerment and life skills training to out-of-school youth designed to help youth re-engage academically and develop skills needed to be successful in the global economy.

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JEVS EduConnect

JEVS connects individuals in Southeastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware to our partner network of accredited, online universities, and helps them to earn their degrees and […]

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NJ Youth Corps

NJ Youth Corps of Atlantic County – JEVS Education. Community Service. Career Development. Counseling. The New Jersey Youth Corps of Atlantic County provides a unique educational […]

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Opportunity YOUth Academy

Opportunity YOUth Academy, operated by JEVS Human Services, is a workforce readiness training and job placement service for young adults (16-24) who have been involved with […]

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Orleans Technical College

JEVS’s non-profit career training school, Orleans Technical College, prepares adults for new futures. Since 1974, Orleans Tech has helped students move toward one common goal: learning new skills […]

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PA CareerLink®

Through PA CareerLink®, JEVS Human Services provides comprehensive services for both jobseekers and employers – providing skills and assistance to those seeking work while matching prescreened, qualified candidates to the area’s occupational workforce.

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Program for Offenders

Program for Offenders provides hands-on skills training and vocational assessment services to pre-trial detainees and sentenced inmates of the Philadelphia Department of Prisons in order to increase their employability once they have returned to society.

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Project WOW (World of Work)

JEVS Project WOW (World of Work) offers 24-weeks of skills training and GED test preparation for youth ages 18–24 throughout Philadelphia who have dropped out of high school.

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Services for the Jewish Community

Over the years we have expanded our services to a greater number of residents in the Greater Philadelphia region, yet our commitment to our Jewish heritage remains strong. Through Career Strategies, we provide the Jewish community with a broad range of career and educational programs that are sensitive to the traditions inherent in Jewish life.

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STRIVE Future Leaders

STRIVE Future Leaders offers skills training, paid work experience, and job placement opportunities to justice-involved young adults aged 18-24, helping to set them on a career […]

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The Choice is Yours

The Choice is Yours (TCY) is a diversion program for first-time, non-violent felony drug sellers.  TCY is helping young adults in Philadelphia rewrite their story.  TCY […]

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Work Ready

Work Ready provides a comprehensive set of employment-oriented services to those receiving Public Assistance benefits, including those who are in need of specific help managing barriers to self-sufficiency.

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