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The Santa Cruz Neighborhood Career Center

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General Agency Information
Name:The Santa Cruz Neighborhood Career Center
Alternate Name(s):Shoreline Neighborhood Career Center
Shoreline Workforce Development Services
Workforce Santa Cruz County Satellite Career Center Santa Cruz
Address:350 Encinal St..
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-600-0211
Secondary Phone:831-332-3638
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Thursday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Description:Located at the Goodwill Main office. Free and open to the public. Computers, internet, fax, phones, job board, vocational counselors, resume help, job search services and resources to the community. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. This career center is a WIA Title I-financially assisted program. Employers are also encouraged to contact the center for candidates or to share openings: 831-332-3638.
Programs:The Neighborhood Career Center is equipped with brand new computers with a high-speed internet connection. Access to copy and fax machines are also available. The NCC is staffed by Shoreline's trained Employment Specialists. The team's expertise in employment services, job search, applications and resumes, interviewing tips, labor market information and community resources provides both the job seeker and potential employers with valuable information and tools.

In addition to computer access, job leads and job search resources, the NCC also provides links to free online typing tutorials, computer training, financial literacy, and skills certification.
Shoreline's NCC can administer skills proficiency certification exams in a variety
of areas through their site license.

The subject areas include, but not limited to are: computer proficiency in many Microsoft applications, typing, data entry, customer services, administrative support skills, receptionist skills, medical and legal skills, bookkeeping and accounting skills and more. This provides the job seeker with verification of their skills and also provides local employers an opportunity to assess potential applicant's skills before hiring.
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:Open to All
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Goodwill Industries of Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties
Subject Headings
 Career Development
Job Finding Assistance
Job Search/Placement
Private Nonprofits
Resume Preparation Assistance
This record last modified October 18, 2013

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