Job Preparation

Searching for a job can be a difficult – and sometimes bumpy– journey. Learn the skills you need to navigate smoothly through the process and find the right position for you!

Think you are ready to apply for a job? Ask yourself these questions: Do you know where to look? Are you comfortable speaking about your skills to a potential employer? Do you have a professional resume handy? Are you confident enough to answer tough interview questions?

Applying for a job is hard work. You can start by exploring these tools to get an idea of where to start, and be sure to come into the Center for help with finding the right position for you. Youth Registration Form

Virginia Employment Commission

Occupational Outlook Handbook

O*Net OnLine

Career Connection

Virginia Workforce Connection

Career OneStop

Hampton Roads Technology Council


Occupational CareerBuilder

Virginia Youth Employment Certificate