Workshops planned for senior employment in Delaware County


Employment For Seniors, Inc. announces its spring workshop program to be held in Delaware County starting March 16.

The workshop program was created to provide mature job seekers, 50 years of age and older, with the “nuts and bolts” needed in today’s job market. This job-assistance non-profit organization has been serving Central Ohio seniors for 45 years, assisting those searching for part time or full time employment, a news release states.

The Delaware County workshop program is free of charge for those Delaware residents 50 years and older.

Registration is required (space is limited) by calling the EFS office at 614-863-1219.

“Job Searching? Learn Strategies That Work!” consists of four workshops over a two day period each month.

Participants learn tips for employment searching and applications in today’s economy, including such topics as: resumes, cover letters, interviewing, networking, and social media.

The workshops will be offered at SourcePoint at 800 Cheshire Road, Delaware. Participants can register for one or more sessions:

Day 1 workshops

(9:30-11:30 am) “Foundations of Job Search, Resume and Cover Letters and

(12:30-2:30 pm) “Accomplishments and Interviewing”

March 16 or 20 or May 18

Day 2 workshops

(9:30-11:30 am) “Networking and Internet Research for a Job Search AND

(12:30-2:30 pm) “LinkedIn”

March 21, April 25 or May 23

For information on these programs, and all of the services of Employment For Seniors, visit at www.employseniors.org. Mature job seekers may call 614-863-1219 to register for the workshop program or to schedule an appointment at the 4300 East Broad St. location. The EFS office is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Employment For Seniors Delaware workshop program is funded through the support of SourcePoint and the Woodhull Fund of the Columbus Foundation.