Job Seeking Skills

Job Seeking Skills (JSS) training is available to all customers. CVI assists customers in sharpening their job readiness skills preparing them for the highly competitive job market. A complete job application, a well-crafted resume, a polished job interview and a timely thank you letter could make all the difference. Some examples of Job Seeking Skills covered:

  • Identifying job goals
  • Completed work history
  • Resume and cover letter development
  • Searching for jobs on-line
  • Filling out and submitting job applications
  • Addressing criminal background history
  • Interview practice
  • Employer expectations
  • Job retention skills
  • The importance of soft and hard skills
  • Disclosure of disability
  • Accommodations in the work place
  • Self-advocacy skills