Monday, January 31, 2011

Suffolk County Police Officer Exam

The Suffolk County Police Department has announced the next Police Exam date. The test will be given on June 11, 2011. For eligibility information please click here. Registration closes MARCH 31, 2011. Apply online now. For more information please call (631)853-5500.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Suffolk County One Stop February Job Fairs

The Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center will be hosting 2 Job Fairs in February. Meet HR recruiters & receive employment information. Bring your resume and dress for success!

Wednesday, February 9th 10am
For more information call (631) 549-4411.

Wednesday, February 16th 10:30am
For more information call (631) 929-4488.

Second Cup of Coffee Job Club

Are you unemployed & in need of help with your job search? If so, you are welcome to join twice monthly meetings to network, share information & get tips to improve your job search skills in a supportive environment at the Brentwood Public Library. A meeting will take place on Wednesday February 9th & 23rd from 7:00-8:30pm. For more information please call (631) 273-7883.

Monday, January 24, 2011

7-Steps to Employment Sucess

Molloy College & Career Coach Michael Coritsidis will team up to present a seminar "7 Steps To Employment Success". It will take place on Tuesday, February 8th from 6:30-8:30pm @ Molloy College-Wilbur Arts Center. Mr. Coritsidis will provide valuable information on resume writing, interview techniques, appropriate business apparel, job search avenues, and more. Whether you are unemployed, a recent graduate, seeking a career change, or concerned about job security, you won’t want to miss this informative workshop. This seminar is FREE. Registration required. To register please call (516) 678-5000 ext. 6206. Open to all.

Friday, January 21, 2011

HUFSD Spring Adult Education Programs

Register for all classes Wednesday, February 8, 2011 from 6:00-9:00 p.m., in the lobby of Huntington High School, McKay and Oakwood Roads, Huntington. All courses may also be registered by mail and will be filled in order that forms and checks are received. Mail-in registration must arrive prior to the first class. NOTE: UNLESS YOU ARE NOTIFIED OTHERWISE, YOU ARE TO ASSUME THAT YOU ARE REGISTERED AND THAT YOU ARE TO COME TO THE FIRST CLASS MEETING. NO LETTERS OF ACCEPTANCE WILL BE SENT. You may pick up a brochure & registration form at the Huntington Public Library. For more information please call the Adult Education Office at (631) 673-2010.

Adult Basic Education (G.E.D.)
Tues. & Thurs. 6:30-9:00pm
Huntington High School, Room 206

If you do not have a high school diploma, this is your opportunity to get assistance in reading, math, general basic skills or career information. This course will prepare you to take the
New York State High School Equivalency Exam(G.E.D.). REGISTRATION WILL BE AT BOCES OR ON THE FIRST NIGHT OF CLASS. ENROLLMENT IS ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED BASIS, SPACE IS LIMITED, REGISTER EARLY. Students will work at their own level and their own pace with individualized instruction. FOR INFORMATION CALL 667-6000 x327.

Tues. 4/12 & Thurs. 4/14 7:00-8:30
FEE: $30 Residents - $35 Non-Residents
Huntington High School Room 110

If you want to change your career path on your own or if because of today’s economy you have been forced to, this seminar will be beneficial in steering you on the right track. Plenty of time for questions and answers and any materials will be provided.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Career Strategies for the Mature Professional

The UJA Federation of New York's Connect to Care will be offering a program called "Career Strategies for the Mature Professional" on Thursday, February 17th from 10-2pm. Learn strategies to overcome age stereotypes & targetage-friendly career options. The program will take place at the Mid-Island Y JCC in Plainview. Click here to register. For more information please call Lori Scollo at (516) 484-1545 x212 or email

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Winning Resumes

Winning Resumes
Wed, Feb 9th 7-9pm
East Northport Public Library
A resume is a powerful tool in your job search. Experienced career counselor Margaret King will explore what format may work best for you, how to highlight experiences and overcome experience gaps, and other do’s and don’ts to help you craft a winning resume. Registration required. For information please call the East Northport Public Library at (631) 261-2313.

Starting Your Own Business

Suffolk County Department of Labor's Career Quest will be presenting a program at the Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center in Hauppauge.

Starting Your Own Business
Wednesday, February 9th 9:30AM
Why not explore your dream of owning a small business? A representative from the New York State Small Business Development Center will discuss how to start your own business and become a small business owner. Plan to arrive early. Space is Limited. Must be pre-registered. Late arrivals not permitted. See a One-Stop counselor, or phone(631) 853-6600 to reserve your spot!

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Job Expo Career Fair

The Job Expo Career Fair will take place on Thursday, January 27th from 10-2PM at the Long Island Marriott Hotel. Meet companies hiring in your home town. Bring plenty of resumes! Complimentary on-site parking.
For additional information, please contact JobExpo.Com (516)942-7574.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Resume Expert Gives Tips to Job Seekers

The NYS Department of Labor has just released a video offering Resume tips to job seekers. Resume Expert Andrea Howard offers tips on how to get your resume noticed. Howard discusses how it should look, what to keep in or out, and how and why you should make each resume different. The Labor Department is reminding job seekers to take advantage of free resume help at their nearest One Stop Career Center. One Stop Career Center staff is available to sit down with job seekers and help them rework their resumes. There are 81 One Stop Career Centers throughout the state. Click here to find the one closest to you.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Discover Your Passions

Discover Your Passions
Wednesday, January 26th 7pm

East Northport Public Library
Are you looking to change your life? Join Stan Broitman, a career, recareer, and retirement coach, for a practical workshop that will help you discover and use your passions to begin a new life’s course. Topics will include self assessment, creating a mission statement, experimenting, project planning,and implementing a new direction for yourself. Registration begins January 6th. For more information please call the East Northport Public Library at (631)261-2313.

Job Searching & Resume Help

Job Searching & Resume Help
Thursday, January 13th 1:30-3:00pm
Half Hollow Hills Community Library-Dix Hills
Presented by Long Island Cares, Inc. Get some helpful tips on job searching, resumé writing and learn how to interview to land that perfect job for you. Program open to all. For questions please call the Half Hollow Hills Community Library at (631)421-4530.

Finding a Job After 45

Finding a Job After 45
Thursday, January 20th 7-9pm
Half Hollow Hills Public Library

Whether you are looking for a job or considering a career change, those over 45 have a special set of circumstances - but career coach Stan Broitman will be here to help you market yourself and get the job you want. Topics will include assessing your skills, creating your "brand" and writing an accomplishment-based resume. Bring a copy of your existing resume for critique and get suggestions to improve it. This program is open to all. For questions please call the Half Hollow Hills Public Library at (631) 421-4530.

Long Island Evening Job Fair

Meet face-to-face with Recruiters and Hiring Managers from local, regional, and national companies on Tuesday, January 18th @ 5pm. The Career Fair will take place at the Hilton Hotel in Melville. A special "INTRODUCTION FORMAT" will give you the opportunity to hear about the companies in a "THEATRE" environment before the Career Fair even begins. Each manager/recruiter will be presenting their company to you. This will assist you in deciding which company you want to meet with. A resume is required to attend. You must pre-register to secure a spot at this exclusive hiring event .
No Fee required to attend job fair.

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