NOLA FOR LIFE Jobs & Opportunity
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
On-site Interviews for 300+ Currently Available Jobs that do not require more than a GED or High School Diploma!
FREE TRANSPORTATION & JOB READINESS BOOT CAMPS TO PREPARE!
Recognizing that law enforcement alone cannot solve the murder problem in our city, NOLA FOR LIFE takes a holistic approach and implements initiatives under five pillars. Pillar #3: PROMOTING JOBS & OPPORTUNITES is our way to create
a pathway away from violence and towards opportunity for young men in New Orleans.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu Announces the:
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2013 at GALLIER HALL from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Nearly 300+ Available Jobs
On Site Interviews
Resource Fair (Training/ Job Opportunities & Social Services)
FREE Job Readiness Workshops
Networking with Industry Professionals
FREE transportation provided by the Regional Transit Authority
Young men between the ages of 16 to 30 who are actively seeking employment are strongly encouraged to attend!
to SIGN UP FOR THE EXPO TODAY!!!
GOOD NEWS; WE DIDN’T STOP AT THE EXPO!
WE HAVE MORE OPPORTUNTIES FOR YOU –
IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF LANDING A JOB:
Register for a "Job Readiness" workshop & prepare to interface with hiring managers at EXPO!
Boot Camps will focus on effective resume writing and interviewing, proper business etiquette and attire and mock interviews and be held at JOB1 in New Orleans. Space is limited. Early registration is encouraged.
o 4-Day Boot Camp on October 7-10th – already underway
o 5-Day Boot Camp on October 9, 10, 11, 14 & 15th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.-
o One-day intensive on October 11th from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. –
GET YOUR PAPERWORK IN ORDER:
Register for a "Resume Writing" workshop to receive tips and tools for the interview process before the EXPO!
One-hour workshops on October 14th AND October 15th.-
Sign up for one of the following times at JOB1 in New Orleans. Space is limited. Early registration is encouraged.
o 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
o 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
o 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Registrants will have the opportunity to sign up for resources provided by nearly 30 local institutions and NOLA FOR LIFE partners including information on skills development, apprenticeship programs, social service offerings and access to employment that does not require more than a GED or High School Diploma.
The NOLA FOR LIFE Jobs & Opportunity Expo is sponsored by NOLA FOR LIFE, the Office of Mayor Mitch Landrieu and the City’s Office of Workforce Development, along with Goodwill Industries and the federal Office of Probation and Parole. Partnerships with the Louisiana Office of Corrections, the Regional Transit Authority, JOB1 and numerous NOLA FOR LIFE social service partners have also helped to make the EXPO possible.
About NOLA FOR LIFE:
Developed in May 2012, NOLA FOR LIFE is New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s comprehensive murder reduction strategy. Recognizing that law enforcement alone cannot solve the murder problem, NOLA FOR LIFE takes a holistic approach to get to the root of the problem and advances initiatives in five main categories including: Stop the Shooting; Invest in Prevention; Promote Jobs and Opportunity; Improve the NOPD; and Get Involved and Rebuild Neighborhoods. For more information, visit www.nolaforlife.org and tune in to NOLA FOR LIFE original programming 24/7 on Cox Cable Channel 99.