Job Readiness & Career Services

JOb Support

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

Available Programs:


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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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 75 years, JEVS Career Strategies has been providing a guided approach to career change for those in all […]

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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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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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The Choice is Yours

The Choice is Yours (TCY) is a diversion program for first-time, non-violent felony drug sellers.  With an 85% graduation rate, TCY is helping young adults in […]

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Vocational Research Institute

Vocational Research Institute (VRI), a division of JEVS Human Services, offers career assessment and planning tools as well as training products that can be used in various settings including public schools, workforce development centers, correctional facilities, rehabilitation, allied health and medical facilities, private industry, and agencies and organizations serving individuals living with physical, mental, social, or educational challenges.

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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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