Technology skills open doors
Learn in-demand tech skills for a range of industries. These programs are specifically designed for job seekers who have been out of work for 6+ months, though we encourage all job seekers to apply.
Fueled by employer needs, our programs combine job-specific skills, job search skills and practical experience.
Update your marketing skills with training from General Assembly and job search coaching from JVS
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Participant Selection: This program is funded by the federal government. The primary goal is to help people improve their skills and find and keep jobs. In order to learn what works, the federal government is conducting a study requiring every eligible person to be selected through a lottery system. Those not selected through the lottery will not be able to participate in any JVS Skills to Work in Technology programs or Job Search Accelerator, but will be able to enroll in any other JVS services or programs for which they are eligible. Veterans are exempt from the lottery. Read more about the participation selection in our Frequently Asked Questions.
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“The JVS program was definitely worth my time. I got the right blend of technical and job search skills. I built my confidence, connected with employers and ultimately got placed in a role that I love.”-John, Salesforce Administrator at MDLIVE
- Professionals and Executive Strategy Group
June 5, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Strategize in a safe environment with other senior level job seekers. This informal group is facilitated by JVS staff and will include a special focus on peer support and sharing best practices for landing senior level positions. By the end of this workshop, you will: connect with other professionals to share ideas and tips generate (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.
- Job Search Accelerator Info Session
June 6, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Is it time to give your job search a boost? Job Search Accelerator may be your next step. Join us for an in-person opportunity to learn about this free, 2-week program for people who have been unemployed for 6+ months. Bring your questions, and we’ll cover topics like participant eligibility, the program schedule and how (more…)
Employers Hiring Right Now
Our partners range from large Bay Area companies to smaller tech start-ups and nonprofits. Partners get priority in hiring candidates and offer support to JVS job seekers through mock interviews, panel discussions, fellowship opportunities and more. Get in touch to explore a partnership with JVS.