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Employment Support Resources: Home

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Use the tabs above or the links here to navigate this guide. If you are having any issues or have any questions, please reach out to the Stevens librarians at SMLRefServices@northandoverma.gov.

Tewksbury Job Seekers Network (all ages)

VIRTUAL PROGRAM: TEWKSBURY JOB SEEKERS NETWORK -- Are You Being Screened Out? Dealing With the ATS

MONDAY, JUNE 21 12:00—3:30 PM OnlineTewksbury Public Library

VIRTUAL PROGRAM: TEWKSBURY JOB SEEKERS NETWORK -- Are You Being Screened Out? Dealing With The ATS

**PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A VIRTUAL PROGRAM THAT WILL TAKE PLACE VIA ZOOM. Registrants will receive a link to access the Zoom Meeting via email.** 

How do you know if the ATS is screening you out? What can you do about it? In this presentation we’ll explore: (1) What is the intent behind the ATS? (2) Who is it designed for? (3) What is your experience so far? (4) Are you setting yourself up for the inevitable black hole experience? (5) What can you do about it? (6) Alternate strategies when you’re a fit for the job.

Led by Tom McDonough, director of programs and founding Board member for the Institute for Career Transitions (ICT). A career and life coach, Tom is committed to helping people clarify and align personal and career goals with their core values—their Unique Organizing Principle (SM) through body/mind/spirit integration.

Register directly on Zoom HERE. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Registration required via Zoom link.

MA Library Collaborative Over-50 Job Seekers Upcoming Event

How to use this guide

Welcome to the Stevens Memorial Library’s online hub for Employment Support which includes information from Library databases as well as additional helpful external sites.

Whether you are a job seeker who needs to brush up on your interview, resume, cover letter, or networking skills, or are a budding entrepreneur starting your own business, or are considering a career change, our online Employment Support services are here to help.

The home page here will be used to post current events, updates, and more.

Many of these resources may require a library card to access. If you need help obtaining a library card please give us a call or email using the contact on the right-hand side of this page.

Mass Internet Connect

Job Hunting?  MA resident working with MassHire actively seeking a job?  Need Internet connectivity?

FREE DIGITAL! The Mass Internet Connect program supports job-seekers who needs financial support with digital/internet connectivity, computer (laptop) access, or online access education for unemployed MA residents who satisfy program requirements. This program is about access and affordability, so it’s available to any job seeker who lacks digital access.

For information, call the MASSHIRE Merrimack Valley Career Center at 978-722-7000 and ask for the Mass Internet Connect program and eligibility, or go online at

https://masshiremvcc.com/mass-internet-connect-program/.

The Mass Internet Connect* program is a partnership between the Massachusetts Broadband Institute (MBI) and MassHire, with implementation assistance by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, to address the digital divide and support digital literacy and equity.

Note: In order to ensure security of personal information, MassHire Career Centers require release from the customer verbally to enroll them in the program. Once at MassHire, the job seeker must register on JobQuest for this service.

*The following link provides details on the Mass Internet Connect program

https://www.mass.gov/info-details/how-mass-internet-connect-works

Upcoming Employment Support Events

We are proud to sponsor the Mass. Library Collaborative 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group! The group meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 9:30 am on Zoom.

For more information please visit our Library Calendar to see all planned topics and registration information. 

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Additional Current Local Programming

Age 50+ Latino Workshop/ Búsqueda de Empleo para la Comunidad Latino

16 de junio: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Network your way to a New Career

Abre camino hacia una nueva carrera

First time attendees need to register HERE.

BPL Kirstein Business Library Career Skills

 

Free Resume Review & Resume Writing Assistance

Email your resume to kirstein@bpl.libanswers.com

any time for free help from our expert staff of business librarians.

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Sign up for career-            expanding classes for programming, Excel, Infographics at: 

https://www.bpl.org/services-                 central-library/kblic/

https://www.bpl.org/services-

central-library/kblic/

Educational Opportunities for Job Seekers

Learning Opportunities For Job Seekers At Middlesex

Learn about opportunities available at Middlesex Community College for job seekers and career changers, such as certificate programs and online degree programs. For information, contact  Jennifer Migliozzi, Assistant Director of Admissions at Middlesex Community College, at MIGLIOZZIJ   @middlesex.mass.edu.