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
Healthcare graduates who secure work after program completion
Average hourly wage of healthcare graduates
Number of employers who have hired our healthcare program participants
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
- JVS Closed
September 24, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
JVS will be closed on September 24th in observance of Sukkot. We will reopen on September 25th at 9:00 AM. (more…)
- Design and Direct Your Job Search Strategy
September 25, 2018
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
A plan is a great place to start or refocus your job search. We’ll start with an overview of the elements of a job search and work together on the planning and organizing skills you need to maintain momentum and land your next position. By the end of this workshop, you will: create or refine (more…)
Mark, a long-time Bay Area career consultant, has worked with thousands of clients in various stages of their career journeys. At JVS, he is an instructor, curriculum designer and career coach who helps clients determine their goals, develop viable plans and stay motivated.
- Target and Tune Up Your Resume
September 25, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:30 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…)
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.