NEED A JOB OR A CAREER?
The Northeast Alabama Adult Education Program provides career services for our adult education students! Contact Juliah Sanford for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org and check out the career resources below.
Position: Parttime Instructor of Adult Basic Education
Position: Part-time Instructor of Adult Basic Education
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree, with current knowledge in area and some experience preferred.
Contact: Leisa Bunch, Adult Basic Education Office Manager
Email: email@example.com Phone extension 2292
Workplace Education consists of classes offered by a company or industry specifically for its employees. Participants have the opportunity to improve their basic skills, prepare for future training/college, or to learn specific tasks necessary to perform their jobs. The classes are generally smaller and offer the students the opportunity to learn in a familiar environment. Contact our Adult Education offices for more information.
(256) 638-2957 or (256) 228-0021.
America’s Service Locator (www.servicelocator.org) connects people to local offices providing employment and training services. It provides maps and driving directions to the nearest American Job Center, and unemployment insurance filing assistance. America’s Service Locator has information on more than 20,000 local resources and offices.
CareerOneStop (www.CareerOneStop.org) includes tools to help job seekers explore careers, investigate salary and benefit information, research education and training opportunities, plan a job search and browse job sites, write and improve resumes and cover letters, prepare for a job interview, and search for jobs. In addition, the CareerOneStop Web site provides links to workforce and labor market information Web sites that contain local information resources and tools.
CareeroneStop’s Credentials Center (www.CareerOneStop.org/Credentials) helps individuals plan, locate, and pay for education, training, and other credentials to help them start, change, or advance their career. The site features several integrated tools allowing users to explore credentialing options, related labor market information, and job postings.
My Next Move (www.MyNextMove.org) gives individuals three main ways to explore careers, including an online O*NET interest assessment, and then provides an easytoread, onepage profile of each occupation highlighting important knowledge, skills, abilities, technologies used, simplified salary and outlook information, and links to find specific training and employment opportunities. View a demonstration at https://www.workforce3one.org/view/MyNextMoveDemo.
My Next Move for Veterans (www.MyNextMove.org/VETS) is designed for U.S. veterans making the transition to civilian careers and provides tasks, skills, salary information, job listings, and more for over 900 different careers. Veterans can find careers through keyword search; by browsing industries that employ different types of workers; or by entering their military occupation code or title. View a demonstration at https://www.workforce3one.org/view/MNM4VetsDemo.
O*NET Online (www.onetonline.org) enhances businesses’ hiring and retention efforts and supports workers and students to identify and develop workplace skills and enhance career planning with key data on occupational characteristics.
Veterans Reemployment Portal on CareerOneStop (www.CareerOneStop.org/Vets) is designed to assist veterans with employment, training, career planning, financial and emotional help after military service. The site links veterans to local resources as well as provides a military-to-civilian job search based on military job title or military occupation code.
Worker Reemployment Portal on CareerOneStop (www.CareerOneStop.org/Reemployment) is designed to assist impacted workers following job loss, and to connect laid-off workers to needed resources for training, reemployment, career planning, financial and emotional help during the process of job transition. The site also now includes a job search by location feature.
Mi Proximo Paso (Spanish version of My Next Move) (www.miproximopaso.org) gives individuals three main ways to explore careers, including an online O*NET interest assessment, and then provides an easy-to-read, one-page profile of each occupation highlighting important knowledge, skills, abilities, technologies used, simplified salary and outlook information, and links to find specific training and employment opportunities.
What’s My Next Move Guide (http://www.careeronestop.org/whatsmynextmove.aspx/ ). This printable guide includes seven easy steps to help students plan a career path after graduation. It was developed as a resource to connect young people to online career exploration resources available from the Department of Labor. The guide encourages students to think about and make decisions about their future and to engage with career counselors, workforce professionals, teachers, and parents/guardians.
Business Center on CareerOneStop (www.careeronestop.org/BusinessCenter) Some of the key features include information on recruiting and hiring a skilled workforce, links to local training and educational institutions, a civilian to military crosswalk to assist in recruiting Veterans, information about workforce certifications, and a job description writer.
Job Search Help for ExOffenders (www.careeronestop.org/ExOffender) helps individuals move past their criminal records by providing tools, tips, and resources to help them search for, apply for, and begin a new job.
Mobile Versions of E-Tools: Six of the most popular E-Tools are now available for customers to access using any brand of smart phone or tablet. These include:
Automatic Spanish Language Translations: In response to customer feedback, several E-Tool websites now have an automatic translation feature that allows users to quickly translate the pages into Spanish:
Career Library - Alabama Virtual Library for college and career planning
Indeed - Search for jobs in your area
Go Build Alabama - Information about high-demand trades and training opportunities
Career Builders - Search jobs, employment, and careers
Job Vue - search jobs and get career advice
Online Lessons - dealing with work ethic, interpersonal skills, initiative and dependability; does require teacher to check assignments
Live Career - take a free career test
Linked In - the world's largest professional network helps you connect to employers, companies, etc.
Job Readiness - includes Introduction, Take the Test, Employability Skills, Important Work Vocabulary Words, Job Search Techniques, Once You Are Hired
Career Resources Toolkit - a myriad of links and tutorials on all aspects of job seeking
Job Application - instructions on filling one out and some samples
Free Online Typing - Get free online typing lessons and exercises from Peter’s Online Typing Course. Improving your typing will improve your study skills and job skills.
Power Typing - a free online tutor with tests, lessons, and games
Owl Online Writing Lab - with online workshop for resume & cover letter
Resume Writing Services - learn about job searches, job interviews, and many tools/resources for resume writing
Total Resume - claims to help you write a "Word" resume in ten minutes