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Are you seeking employment? Are you between the ages of 16-21? Do you need your GED? Do you live in Will County?
You could be one of the special youth being considered for participation in Career Seekers!


Career Seekers is a program that provides academic and employment assistance to out-of-school and in-school youth. We provide members with assistance in achieving academic and employment success through skill-building activities, effective connections with employers, and on-going support. Our members develop leadership skills, learn how to make good decisions and grow as citizens.

Career Seekers @ JJC Offers:
* Opportunities for work experience
* Job shadowing and employment opportunities
* Career decision-making activities
* Assessment of skills, interests, abilities and aptitudes
* Self-awareness exercises
* Basic life skills activities
* Connections with local employers
* Career leadership sessions which develop the soft skills that employers demand
* Help in successfully completing high school or GED studies
* Group and Individual instruction to develop academic and occupational skills
* Comprehensive guidance and support from our staff
* Follow-up services for a year after membership ends


Career Seekers @ Joliet Junior College
City Center Campus
214 N. Ottawa 5th Floor * Joliet, IL 60432
(815) 280-1500

This program is conducted with funds for the Workforce Investment Board of Will County, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, and the United States Department of Labor. Equal Opportunity employer/program and auxiliary aids and services upon request to individuals with disabilities.