Resources for Job Seekers
Located in the lobby of Students Services, you will find a bulletin board with Career Information and current Job Listings. Please see Ms. Smith, Career Development Coordinator for further information and resources.
Below are some additional resources which may prove helpful.
Job Search Sites:
Resume & Cover Letter Help:
Resume Templates (FREE):
In Microsoft Word, click File, choose New, and search for resume templates and choose one that best fits your needs. Then just enter your personal info in the fields provided. Make sure to delete any unused fields.
In Google Docs, search for Resume Template and choose one that best fits your needs.
Alison Career Guidance for High School Students
Free templates, samples, formatting for a resume builder, cover letters and other job related skills.
NC Works (www.ncworks.gov)
Go to Job Seeker Services section and choose Resume Builder to create, store and update your resume online.
Resume Builder (view examples of resumes only; suggest using a different site to create your resume unless you wish to pay a fee)
Human Voice Resume
Got Resume Builder
Cover Letter Samples and Writing Guide
Action Verbs for Impactful Resumes:
Job Application Guide
Why You're Not Hearing Back From Employers
Ace Your Interview With These Top Tips
21 Job Interview Tips Everyone Should Know
Body Language That Gets the Job
What to Wear to an Interview (for Girls) video
Teen Job Interview Attire
How To Dress for A Job Interview
How to Dress for an Interview for Teens: Business Style
When to Follow Up After a Job Interview video
The Right Way to Follow Up After Sending in Your Resume
Follow Up on Job Applications
Follow Up After an Interview
New Employee Help:
Video: Guide to the W-4 Tax Form Employee's Withholding Allowance
Visit the site below for all things job related. There are many specialty links at the bottom of the page, including one on Career Development. Once on the Career Development page, you will see additional resources, including a video series entitled, "Job Genius". The "Job Genius" series includes a variety of helpful information on the job market, education options, soft skills and more.
GCF Global has free tutorials for job seekers in Job Applications, Resume Writing, Cover Letters and Interviewing Skills at the link below. When you're done, be sure to also check out the multitude of other resources found under the Topics link at the top of the page.
NCDHHS has a complete Job Seeker's Toolkit which can be downloaded from the link below and printed to facilitate your job hunt.
Check the Bulletin Board in the lobby of Student Services often for postings of Job Openings and Career Information. Also, see Ms. Smith for additional job openings for which employers have requested screening. We may have the PERFECT job for you!!!