Skills for Today’s Healthcare Industry
A career in healthcare demands patient-centric skills, clinical experience and connections to Bay Area employers. Whether you’re experienced or just starting out, you can rely on JVS to help you navigate a career in this growing field.
Our training programs combine job-specific skills, experience and job search skills.
Veterinary Assistants - Apprenticeship
Earn while you learn through our partnership with Foothill College and the San Francisco SPCA
Medical Administrative Assistants
Job seekers train for administrative positions in the medical field
Medical Assistants - Certification
Get certified in medical assisting with a 160-hour clinical externship
Medical Assistants - Refresher
Refresh your skills as a licensed medical assistant with clinical experience
Dental Assistants - Certification
Get certified at San Francisco State University and work experience in East Bay community clinics
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JVS changed my life. It gave me a routine again where I had to get up each day. I had some place to be, and I was held accountable. It helped me to see myself in a different light that I never thought I would see. Now, I love being of help to my coworkers and to every person who finds their way to Student Services.-Patricia, Administrative Assistant, UCSF
- Clarify and Construct Your Target Job
Thursday, March 28, 2019
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Achieving clarity about your target job is a fundamental step in the job search process. This workshop will give participants a chance to explore their strengths, values, interests, and preferred work environments in order to envision that next role. Join us to spend some time clarifying and constructing your target job. There is a follow (more…)
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.
- Target and Tune Up Your Resume
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
This workshop will give you a chance to analyze job postings from the perspective of a hiring manager. You’ll develop a strong and consistent applicant profile by aligning your job search materials using successful models. By the end of this workshop, you will: analyze job postings from the hiring manager’s perspective improve your job search (more…)
After a successful career in sales and as a corporate sales trainer, Holley found her calling in nonprofits and brought her passion for helping others and exceptional presentation skills to JVS. She specializes in helping people learn how to present themselves to employers.
The Bay Area’s top healthcare providers turn to JVS for qualified, reliable candidates. We listen closely to the needs of our partners and design our trainings to meet these demands. Get in touch to learn more.