941-747-6797
1926 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205

Employment

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Employment Coaching

The Women’s Resource Center offers individual one on one appointments with an employment coach to help you with developing a resume and with your job search including interviews, career choices and networking. To schedule an appointment please call 941-747-6797.

Employment CPR – Career Pathway Resources

Join us for a FREE employment program sponsored by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. This workshop will help you jumpstart your employment opportunities whether you need a job or need a better job, we will cover topics including:

  • Writing your resume
  • Preparation for Interviews
  • Dress for Success
  • Cover Letters
  • Job Websites
  • Follow-up Skills

For more information on this program please contact Cheryl Herbold at (941) 366-1700 or email her at cherbold@thewomensresourcecenter.org

Click HERE for a copy of the flyer with dates and locations of these workshops.

Career Closet

The Career Closet at the Women’s Resource Center offers a selection of work appropriate clothing for both job interviews and work. The Closet is open Monday to Thursday 9:00 am  – 4:00 pm and Friday 9 am – 11 am at two locations: Bradenton and Sarasota.

Computer Classes

Do you need to brush up on your basic computer skills? The Women’s Resource Center offers training in our computer lab to help you become more comfortable with basic technology. Introduction to e-mail, the Internet, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel. For more information on class schedules please call 941-747-6797. Download Job Sites PDF   Scholarship Information

Website Resources

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One on One Individual Counseling:

Boost your confidence and trust in yourself to prepare for a successful job search.Sessions available in Spanish.

The Myers-Briggs Test:

Identify your skills, interests and values using the Myers-Briggs test so you are able to focus on a career that will give you the greatest success and satisfaction. To make an appointment please call 941-747-6797.

Networking:

Opportunities to network with other women in the community by attending “New” Networking Enrichment for Women, special events and support groups.

Computer Classes:

Learn the basics of Excel and Word in a stress free environment with small classes.

Career Closet:

Obtain professional clothing for women going on job interviews or starting a new job.

Suncoast Workforce Mobile Unit:

On site at the Women’s Resource Center on the  3rd Tuesday of each month, from 9:30 am – 12:00 pm. Everyone is welcome to use the services of THE Suncoast Workforce on site. You are able to apply for unemployment and welfare assistance as well as get connected with Job Search Florida, one of the most comprehensive web based job data bases for the state of Florida. All services are available at NO COST to job seekers.

Facilitators:

Jay Lemmel, BBA has over twenty years experience in Career Counseling and Job Search Coaching, including 10 years with the world’s largest outplacement consulting firm as a Senior Consultant. His success is based on well-developed skills in assessing, training, coaching and developing people.