Employment

Anyone in search of employment will benefit from contacting these agencies for assistance on job search, job leads and career training. There are opportunities for work readiness training to eligible out-of-school youth, ages 16-24 and in-school youth, ages 16-21. The social work intern can also provide information on job fairs near the Berkeley area.

CFL Workforce and Community Initiative

   9930 Derby Lane, Suite 201

   Westchester, IL 60154

   (708) 344-3539

   https://cflinitiative.org/

 

   Hours: By appointment only.

   Eligibility: Residents of Cook County. Services include helping job seekers with career training, career coaching and job search assistance.

West Suburban Cook County American Job Center

   1701 S. 1st Avenue, Suite 10

   Maywood, IL 60153

   (708) 223-2652

   https://chicookworks.org/locations/west-suburban-cook-county-american-job-center/

 

   Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.

   Eligibility: Residents of Cook County and ages 16 and older. Services include assistance with resume preparation, interview skills and job training programs.