Our Workforce Initiative

 
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Our goal is to provide professional development and employment opportunities to reduce unemployment and underemployment in our target area. We enrich the quality of life by creating opportunities for earning a livable wage. 

We Are Putting The Community To Work!

We are helping prepare job seekers to reenter the job force through career planning and development. Our annual job fair connects prepared job seekers with employers with immediate job openings. 

GETTING JOB SEEKERS READY!

Prepare job seekers for employment with the following training such as: resume writing, dress for success and interview skills and financial wellness.   

Details:
Who: Those seeking career development and training
What: Resume Development, Interview Skills, Financial Planning
Where: NRS Christian Life Center
When: September -October
Why: To help prepare job seekers for interviews
How: Focused training and resume review. 

WE ARE PUTTING BIRMINGHAM TO WORK!

The purpose of Connect4Careers is to connect employers with immediate job openings and job seekers with employment opportunities. This fair will expose your company to a large number of qualified candidates. Schools and / or job-training programs are welcome to offer their services to job seekers interested in enhancing their job skills and abilities. 

Estimated Attendance: 
500+ job seekers
Where/When: 
September
NRS Christian Family Life Center |7400 London Ave Birmingham, AL 35206
Why It Matters: 
As of June 2014, there are over 31,000 people unemployed in the Metro-Birmingham area. Birmingham is in need of work. This event will improve the economic security of our community by connecting quality candidates with excellent career opportunities. 
Connect4Careers Job Fair is an excellent opportunity to: 
Connect with candidates who are qualified, skilled and available
Interview candidates who have prepared resumes and are professionally dressed
Hire candidates who are seeking Full-Time, Part-Time, Internships, and Seasonal work