Are you NEW to the JOB SEARCH process? Take a look at these guides that provide comprehensive listings of job search and career information resources and services on the Web.
Catholic Charities Casino Closings Hotline
In an effort to assist the many people impacted by the casino closings, Catholic Charities has formed a response team that can be reached by calling 856.342.4145. Case managers will assist those eligible for help and will direct others to agencies that may be of assistance. Catholic Charities has also created an Atlantic City Casino Closing Resources page on their website that provides information about local resources.
Are you facing UNEMPLOYMENT? Get information and instructions from the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development on filing a new or reopening an existing NJ Unemployment Insurance Claim. OR File for Unemployment by Phone. To file continued claim by phone for Atlantic City, call 609-441-7581, or file online.
Ready to Work New Jersey
Job Seekers--Are you…
Unemployed for 6 or more months and ready to work?
An unemployed military veteran for 6 or more months?
Underemployed for 6 or more months?
If you answer “yes” to one or more of those questions , you may be eligible to participate in Ready to Work New Jersey.
We Can Help You Find Full-Time Work
Ready to Work NJ Provides Coaching, Training and Job Placement Services for the Long-Term Unemployed, Military Veterans, or Underemployed.
This program can provide you with free coaching and on-the-job skills training leading to a permanent, full-time job with a participating employer. You will be paid while in training. Please register at http://rtwnj.org.
I Lost My Job.com is an e-resource for people coping with and recovering from job loss, and provides both articles and links to job loss recovery resources. There are articles about coping with job loss, getting started with a job search, starting a resume or updating your current resume, and more.
By Phone: (609) 345-2269
Email Us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit the Main Library:
1 N Tennessee Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08221
Use these resources in the library as a guest or from any internet connection with your library card.
Job & Career Accelerator will help you create a great resume or cover letter.
Tutor.com's Adult Center Career Help will give you access to a live tutor who can help you with your resume. Also take advantage of the Resume & Cover Letter Templates and Guidelines available.
This is just a selection of some ot the great books the library offers. To locate more books and other great resources, please check with one of your friendly librarians at the Help desk.
Click on the link below to open the template. Just replace the existing text with your personal information. Don't forget to save your document to a flash drive or your personal computer as you go, or you can email it to yourself. Let's get started!
Learning Express Library offers practice test, courses and ebooks in the following categories: Air Traffic Controller, Civil Service, Commercial Driver's License (CDL), Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Electrical, Emergency Medical Services, Firefighter, Green Careers, Law Enforcement, Military, Nursing and Allied Health, Legal, Plumbing, Real Estate,Teaching, Test-Taking Skills Improvement.
Tutor.com: Tutoring is available for adults too! Live tutors are onine from 3 to 10 p.m. every day. Study guides are available at all times. Look in Test Prep Resources for guides to the: GED, ASVAB, Civil Service Exams, TOEFL, Nurse Entrance Test and more.
Free Computer Training at Library
Free Classes include: Basic Internet & Typing Skills, Email Setup & Practice, Job Search Skills, Google Docs, and Excel Basics.
All Computer Training sessions are free and will be held in the meeting room of the Main Library. No registration required, first come, first served, A valid ACFPL library card is required for Computer Training Sessions. View our Become a Member page to find out more about applying for a library card.
New Walk-InJobSkills Lab
Wed, April 22, 2015, April 29 from 2-4pm. Wed, May 6, May 13; May 20, May 27, from 2-4pm; June 3, June 10, and June 17, 2015, from 2-4pm.
Basic Internet and Typing Skills
Monday May 4, 1:00-3:30pm; Tuesday, June 2, 5:00-7:30pm; Monday, June 15, 1:00-3:30pm
Excel Basics (new)
Monday, May 11, from 1:00-3:30pm.; Monday, June 1, from 1:00-3:3:30pm.; Tuesday, June 16, from 5-7:30pm
Google DOCS (new)
Tuesday, April 28, from 5:00-7:30pm.