Lisa M. Scaccia, Director – Email
Phone: (518) 884-4170
Fax: (518) 884-4262
152 West High Street
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 5 PM
The Saratoga One Stop Career Center has a variety of workforce services available for job seeker and business customers.
Job seekers services include personal assistance from professional staff to provide career guidance, resume workshops, job search workshops, job referrals, interview workshops, mock interviews and education and training grants. A Resource Room is available for customer use and provides cost-free access to phone, fax, copier, a library of employment related materials, resume building software and internet connected computers.
Business services include recruitment assistance, interview space, labor market information, grant opportunity information, job postings and workforce reduction assistance.
The Department also administers the Community Work Order Program which works with local courts to place eligible offenders in supervised community service work as an alternative to incarceration.
A proud partner of the American Job Center network.
Check out the link below to find out what your local One Stop Career Center can offer you.
SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM (SYEP)
The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is a grant funded work experience program for youth. Youth must apply for the program annually and it is income based. The purpose of the program is to provide summer work experience and training to qualified youth to help them develop the skills they need to succeed in the workforce. Information for 2017 will be coming soon!
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
UPCOMING JOB FAIRS
Times Union Health Career Fair
Wednesday, February 22 ~ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Albany Marriott 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY 12206
HVCC Business and Liberal Arts Job Fair
Wednesday, March 1 ~ 10:00am-2:00pm
HVCC Siek Campus Center
Schenectady Job Fair Capital Development Group
Wednesday, March 8 ~ 10:00am-4:00pm
Wednesday, March 15 ~ 12:00pm-4:00pm
SUNY Adirondack Gymnasium
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Career Fair
Wednesday, March 29 ~ 11:00am-3:00pm
Empire State Plaza Convention Center
Living Resources is opening an exciting new young adult program!
Help us to create a warm and supportive environment to bring six wonderful young people graduating from residential schools back home to the Capital District. Now seeking experienced Direct Support Professionals (day and residential) and Assistant Residential Managers!
Apply online: www.livingresources.org
Inquiries: Email LRazanousky@livingresources.org
Attention all training providers, please review the attached PDF and apply to be on our Eligible Training Provider List. Please note, if you are NOT on the list we CANNOT provide grant funding for students to attend your Institution.
DISCOVER METRIX LEARNING
Are you interested in improving your skills through online training? If you live in Saratoga County ask at the One-Stop for information about a one time, 90-day license. If you qualify, Metrix Learning accounts are free to you and allow you 24/7 access to 1,000’s of courses and assessments online. The course catalog includes training for workplace readiness, computer literacy and job skills development. Courses and assessments include but are not limited to: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), Management and Leadership, Finance and Accounting, Webpage Design, Sales and Marketing and Computer Technology. There are also licenses available for healthcare education courses.
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