Career/Job Seeker Services

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Looking for a new or better job?

Goodwill is the answer if you’re unemployed, under-employed, recently downsized, new to the workforce or simply looking to change jobs/careers. Goodwill staff works with some of the region’s largest and most successful employers to connect people just like you to open positions they are looking to fill. You will have access to state-of-the-art resources and professional staff to help you reach your employment goals. Follow the link below that best suits your needs at this time.


GoodProspects®

GoodProspects® is Goodwill’s free virtual career navigation platform, providing you an online community where you can build job readiness skills, explore career paths and make valuable connections with peers and mentors. When you register for the site, you’ll have access to a full range of resources you can use to find a job and build your career.

 

 

 Resource Guide for Job Seekers

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 Map Your Career

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Soft Skills Guide

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Other Website Resources

Job Sense Classes

Goodwill has partnered with Marvin Memorial Library to offer free job search classes.  The classes will cover topics such as identifying skills, job search tips, resume writing, interview skills and other soft skills. Participants can join at anytime during the session.

Location: Marvin Memorial Library, 29 West Whitney Avenue, Shelby, OH  44875
Cost: Free

Register: Visit the library or call the front desk at 419-347-5576
Presenter: Jacquie Walker, job development specialist, Goodwill


Vocational Services

Goodwill’s vocational services department operates on a referral basis only with local agencies like, Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation, Office of Developmental Disabilities, and local public school systems among others. Through our Vocational Services programs we have helped hundreds of individuals with disabilities make their employment goals a reality. Follow the link to find out more about Vocational Services and how we help those referred to us gain meaningful employment that helps them to become self-sufficient.

 

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info@goodwillakron.org
330.724.6995

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