Skills to Work in Financial Services

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A Career in Financial Services

Get the skills required to become an exceptional candidate for jobs in retail banking. BankWorK$ will prepare you for positions such as Teller, Customer Service Representative and Personal Banker. This program is for people who see their future in financial services.

Courses

Backed by the Bay Area’s leading banks, the nationally recognized BankWork$ program is opening doors with skills training and networking opportunities.

BankWork$

The 8-week training concludes with a graduation and hiring fair

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Diversity


Bay Area banks seek qualified candidates from the various communities they serve – bilingual is a plus

Connections


Learn how to effectively present yourself through facilitated networking, mock interviews and more

Inside Scoop


Get a better understanding of what banks are looking for in a strong candidate

“I always dreamed of a job in banking. I had the desire and dedication, but needed training and connections. JVS was my ticket. I am so thankful that everything worked out. With my hard work, I have a job I love.”

- Elidel, BankWork$ Alum

Upcoming Workshops

  • Technology Sector Information Session
    July 18, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Would you like to advance your career with new technology skills and job search strategies? This session will provide an overview of our technology training programs, such as Salesforce Administration and Office Administration with QuickBooks. Learn about these courses on our website, and then join us for an in-person opportunity to meet some of the (more…)

Instructor


  • 50 + Job Search Strategy Group
    July 19, 2018
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Strategize in a safe environment with other 50+ job seekers. This informal group is facilitated by JVS staff and will include topics such as addressing age discrimination in the hiring process, highlighting your work experience effectively and transitioning to a new career.

Instructor

  • David Robins
    David has experience as a corporate trainer and consultant and has been an instructor and facilitator for over 10 years. He specializes in networking, including LinkedIn skills, and has a focus on working with clients over 50.

  • Create and Connect Your LinkedIn Network (Advanced)
    July 19, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The capabilities of LinkedIn are almost endless – join us to explore all the bells and whistles. This workshop is designed for job seekers who are actively using LinkedIn but want to take a deeper dive. This workshop will cover how to search for a job, expand your network, message your contacts and give and (more…)

Instructor

  • David Robins
    David has experience as a corporate trainer and consultant and has been an instructor and facilitator for over 10 years. He specializes in networking, including LinkedIn skills, and has a focus on working with clients over 50.

Employers Hiring Right Now

Bay Area banks turn to JVS for diverse, skilled and motivated employees who are committed to advancing in the financial services industry. Our partners support the program financially and through hands-on volunteer involvement and receive priority in hiring candidates. Get in touch to learn more.