New Year, Fresh Start for Work
Classes at The Newark Public Library | 3rd Floor Technology Training Center / 1st Floor Special Services Room
For our re-entry neighbors returning to their communities
OVERCOMING BARRIERS TO EMPLOYABILITY
Saturday, January 25th, 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM
This session is all about coping with stress around the job search.
Using community resources and proven strategies so that you can most
easily develop a personalized employment action plan will be discussed.
SOCIAL MEDIA AND EMPLOYMENT
Saturday, February 1st, 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM
Technology has dramatically changed how people network, learn about, and apply for jobs.
At this interactive workshop, participants will learn how to use social media, such as Facebook, Twitter, Linked-in, YouTube,
and other essential on-line tools.
Saturday, February 8th 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM
Social Security Administration (SSA) work incentives will be demonstrated with explanations about
how people can hold a job and keep other benefits and/or medical coverage.
Also provided will be personal budgeting guidance.
Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM (special services room, 1st floor)
Review the dos and don’ts of interviewing and resume writing.
Role-play employment interviews and gain invaluable constructive feedback so that you can highlight
your strengths and make the best impression on employers.
A Wellness Recovery Action Plan For Work
Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 | 2:00-4:00 PM (special services room, 1st floor)
Learn to structure a balance between your work and your personal life.
This plan will prevent potential problems before they become overwhelming.
Whether you are looking for a job or already employed, you will appreciate the tension tamers presented in this session.