Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center

At LDS Employment Resource Services (LDS Jobs), we'll help you become gainfully employed through education and networking with local companies.Whether just starting out in your career or well established in your career, LDS Employment Resource Services (ERS) or Self-Reliance Services (SRS) can help you accomplish your career goals. The employment center or self-reliance center offers one-on-one coaching, workshops and a large database of employment, education and self-employment opportunities. By visiting the center you learn the most effective job search practices, build your network and find resources to help you further your education or manage a successful small-business.

We recommend that you log-in and begin creating your profile on ldsjobs.org prior to visiting the employment center. Even if an employment center or self-reliance center is not close enough for you to visit, ldsjobs.org offers many online resources. If you desire, an employment advisor can also provide assistance over the telephone or through e-mail.

Upcoming Events

Networking

October 4, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center

Did you know that over 70% of jobs are found through networking? Networking with a large, diverse group of people can help you find the job openings you're looking for much more quickly.  We will discuss the skills of networking, what questions to ask, how to build a network, and how to leverage a network once developed.


All classes are held at the Northern Virginia LDS Employment Resource Services Center, 3900 Howard St., Annandale, VA  22003 (rear of Building).  


To register please call 703-639-0810 or email at  WEL-EC-VirginiaNorth@LDSChurch.org.

Two Day Career Workshop, Annandale, VA, Friday, October 28th, 7:00-10:00 pm AND Saturday, October 29th, 9:00 am-4:00 pm

October 28, 2016
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center

Day One of the Two Day Career Workshop, Annandale, VA, Friday, October 28th, 7:00-10:00 pm AND Saturday, October 29th, 9:00 am-4:00 pm.


 Learn the ever-changing techniques and gain the related skills that are vital for competing successfully in today’s work environment. 


The Career Workshop will include how to: 

· Prepare your own 30-Second Summary & Power Statements 

· Grow your Network and Use Social Media 

· Identify Resources (your own and on the Internet) 

· Effective use of LDSjobs.org (multiple Resources) 

· Understanding the “Interview” thru Mock Interviews 

· “How to Dress” and scripting for Job Interviews; and Informational Interviews

· Résumés and other necessary correspondence 

· Job Search Planning 


Business casual dress is acceptable for first day. Business attire is required for 2nd day. Please bring a sack lunch on Saturday. 


The Employment Resource Center 3900 Howard Street Annandale, VA 22003 


To register for the Workshop or for information, please call 703-639-0810 or email wel-ec-virginianorth@ldschurch.org

Two Day Career Workshop, Annandale, VA, Friday, October 28th, 7:00-10:00 pm AND Saturday, October 29th, 9:00 am-4:00 pm

October 29, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center

Day Two of the Two Day Career Workshop, Annandale, VA, Friday, October 28th, 7:00-10:00 pm AND Saturday, October 29th, 9:00 am-4:00 pm.


 Learn the ever-changing techniques and gain the related skills that are vital for competing successfully in today’s work environment. 


The Career Workshop will include how to: 

· Prepare your own 30-Second Summary & Power Statements 

· Grow your Network and Use Social Media 

· Identify Resources (your own and on the Internet) 

· Effective use of LDSjobs.org (multiple Resources) 

· Understanding the “Interview” thru Mock Interviews 

· “How to Dress” and scripting for Job Interviews; and Informational Interviews

· Résumés and other necessary correspondence 

· Job Search Planning 


Business casual dress is acceptable for first day. Business attire is required for 2nd day. Please bring a sack lunch on Saturday. 


The Employment Resource Center 3900 Howard Street Annandale, VA 22003 


To register for the Workshop or for information, please call 703-639-0810 or email wel-ec-virginianorth@ldschurch.org