Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center

At Self-Reliance 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

Résumé Writing

December 13, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center

Résumé Writing


This class will discuss how to ensure your résumé bullet points are dynamic and share tips to create a marketing piece which will promote your value.  We’ll cover different theories on organizing your résumé and how to choose the best version. We’ll also explain how to customize your résumé for each position and why that is important.


To register for the class, please call us at 703-639-0810 or sent an email to wel-ec-virginianorth@ldschurch.org


All classes are held at the Employment Resource Center, 3900 Howard Street, Annandale, VA 22003 (rear of the building).

Interviewing Techniques

December 20, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center

 Interviewing Techniques


Preparation and practice pay off!!  This course explains the strategies of interviewing. Discussion will include the purpose of the job interview, making a solid first impression, using good interview techniques, special situations and tough questions, as well as, closing the interview.


To register for the class, please call us at 703-639-0810 or sent an email to wel-ec-virginianorth@ldschurch.org


All classes are held at the Employment Resource Center, 3900 Howard Street, Annandale, VA 22003 (rear of the building).

CLOSED for Christmas Holiday

December 23 - 26, 2016
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center

The Northern Virginia Employment Resource Center will be closed Friday, December 23rd and Monday, December 26th for the Christmas Holiday.


The Center will reopen on Tuesday, December 27th at 9:00 am.