The Employment & Training Department at East Side Neighborhood Services works with low-income, unemployed, or underemployed job seekers who would like to earn a livable income and attain their financial & educational goals through achieving full time work. Participants get support to build upon skills needed to secure and retain full-time permanent employment through training, coaching, career exploration, and retention counseling. 

  • FREE or low-cost career training

  • Full-service computer lab

  • Job search assistance

  • Resume & cover letter crafting

  • Job leads in high-demand fields

  • Career counseling

  • Financial literacy support

  • Support service referrals

  • Transportation assistance

  • Job application assistance

  • Career assessments

  • AND MORE!

Adult Employment Services help low-income, unemployed, or underemployed job seekers who would like to earn a livable wage and achieve their career goals though full-time work. Participants get support to build upon skills needed to secure and retain full-time permanent employment though training, coaching, career exploration, and retention counseling.

We can help you:

  • Search for jobs

  • Create or improve your resume

  • Write cover letters

  • Apply to jobs and fill out applications

  • Identify your strengths and weaknesses

  • Prepare for a job interview

  • Acquire work-appropriate clothing for a job interview

  • Create a budget and/or open a bank account

  • Identify the right career for you

Any individual interested in using our services must attend an information session, which is held every Wednesday from 2:30-4 pm and Friday from 10 am-noon in our Job Lab.

NOTE:  Self-pay registrants must make payment at time of registration in order to reserve a space in the class.  Agencies will be invoiced.

To learn more about our training programs, please contact Elizabeth Blakemore at eblakemore@esns.org or 612-787-4068.