Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Statehouse Convention Center, 10 am-3 pm
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and the Central Arkansas Human Resources Association present the 2017 Spring Job Fair; Central Arkansas’ largest job fair. The event is free to attend. Those looking for a job should come prepared. Job seekers should bring at least 50 copies of their resume, dress professionally and be well groomed. Central Arkansas Human Resource Association will be conducting resume review, mock interviews and panel discussions. There is no need to schedule an appointment to have your resume reviewed, but you will need to make an appointment for the mock interviews.
Job & Resource Fair at Shorter College
Wednesday, April 19th, 10 am-2 pm
Join us at Our House for their Quarterly Career Fair!
When: Wednesday, February 22nd, from 12:30-3:00 PM
Where: Our House Career Center, 302 E. Roosevelt Rd. Little Rock, AR
Who: There will be several employers and resource centers onsite who are actively searching for qualified candidates. Some of the employers include The Home Depot, AR Heart Hospital, O’Reilly Auto Parts Distribute Center, Department of Human Services, Innovative Realty, and more. AmeriCorps Employment Coaches are onsite to assist with resume building and practice interviews.
Visit the Educational Hub at the job fair to learn about the adult education classes that we offer. The Pulaski County Adult Education Program is a part of the Pulaski County Special School District. We provide free instruction at multiple sites across the county to assist adult learners in preparing for the Official GED Test or postsecondary education, learning English as a Second Language, computer, resume, and job skills through the State of Arkansas’ Career Readiness Certification (CRC) and WAGE certification programs.
For questions contact: 501-374-7383 ext.3
All Pulaski County Adult Education Classes will be closed from Friday, August 5th, until Friday, 12th.
Classes will reopen on Monday, August 15th.
The Pulaski County Special School District Adult Education Program is starting a new Home School Program!
This program will be designed to help both the student and the parent and/or guardian. Our goals are to have the student pass the GED or obtain a High School Diploma as well as help parents with instruction to guide their child while they are off campus or at home. We will provide one classroom for the home school student and one for the parent or guardian. Both rooms will have teachers and computers to help aid instruction.
For more information, contact:
Jolla Robinson, PCSSD Adult Education Coordinator
1 (501) 945-6055
The new Career Center at Our House opens on Thursday, May 26th!
Join us for opening day activities!
Our House is now able to increase its work with the homeless thanks to $1 million dollars’ worth of renovations. These renovations will allow the organization to quadruple the number of people it helps with skills training, financial literacy training and job search assistance.
Click here to find out more information on the services offered at the new center!
Local news stories on the renovations:
Our House Opens New Career Center
Our House Opens Career Center in Little Rock
Article in Arkansas Business
On March 10, 2016, Pulaski County Adult Education held their Advisory Meeting at the Fairfield Inn – Marriott in North Little Rock, where Fairfield Inn and Residence Inn were awarded a new Partnership Certificate. Alaa Williams, GM of Fairfield Inn was a great host for their first advisory meeting where everyone was given goodie bags and a door prize of a free one-night stay at Fairfield Inn – Marriott in North Little Rock. AR.
The Jacksonville Business Expo & Career Fair will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 9 am-3 pm at the Jacksonville Community Center, #5 Municipal Drive.
Several area employers in a variety of fields, health, banking, utilities, will be at the career fair to discuss careers with potential employees. Attendees should bring a current resume, dress professionally and be prepared to network with professionals from Jacksonville and Central Arkansas.
For more information, contact Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce at 501.982.1511 or visit http://www.jacksonville-arkansas.com
Did you know that we now offer free GED Prep courses at Pulaski Technical College?
Read about it here: Free GED Classes Open Doors for Students