The employment team involves individuals whose goal is to support employment services and professional development opportunities for community members in Sheridan and Englewood, while also identifying gaps in resources and addressing these gaps by collaborating with community organizations.
Goals, Strategies, and Activities
Strategy: Addressing low employment and underemployment
Goal/Objective: By 2020, Sheridan and Englewood citizens will help support a positive quality lifestyle that demonstrates an increase to employment services and professional development.
Reach out and collaborate with local web designer to design a coalition website to host information about coalition and efforts
Engage young people to help with design of website and feedback
Host community meetings or work with local businesses to gain support and participation to be a part of Connect CO
Work with Arapahoe Douglas Workforce to ensure job opportunities are accessible and credible
Incorporate community website launch in community newsletters and social media and invite young people to participate
Disseminate employment information to families and youth via schools
Collaborate with Englewood Chamber of Commerce to share information and resources
Host a community employment forum and invite resources to the community
Local Job Opportunities
Contact Phone: 303-315-6165
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Meetings: Every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., location TBD.
Location of meetings vary due to community members donating space. If interested in attending, please contact us for details on meeting location.
Get to Know Your Future Employer, May 28, 6-7 PM https://arapahoelibraries.bibliocommons.com/events/search/q=discover/event/5ebc37f96ae8e74500138b57
Power Your Job Search with Google Tools, June 10, 6-7 PM https://arapahoelibraries.bibliocommons.com/events/search/q=discover/event/5ec5ba37d75f424500dee534
Resume & Cover Letter Workshop, June 13, 1-2 PM https://arapahoelibraries.bibliocommons.com/events/search/q=discover/event/5ec5babb0025282f00cc248a
Get to Know Your Future Employer, June 24, 6-7 PM https://arapahoelibraries.bibliocommons.com/events/search/q=discover/event/5ec5bb1d283dbe2400c7a77c
Discover Arapahoe/Douglas Works!, June 26, 1-2:30 PM https://arapahoelibraries.bibliocommons.com/events/search/q=discover/event/5ec5bb3e283dbe2400c7a77e
Looking for a Job? We can Help!
Are you ready to take the next step in your career journey? The library is here to guide you whether you are entering the workforce or changing roles in your current job.
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Meet with a career services librarian to achieve your professional goals:
Resume and cover letter support
Targeted job search help
Career change advice
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