WILTON – The Wilton CareerCenter, 865 U.S. Route 2E, will offer the following free workshops during November.

The Maine Department of Labor provides equal opportunity in employment and programs. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Registration is required. Telephone 645-5800; toll-free 1-800-982-4311; TDD/Nextalk 888-697-2895 to set up an appointment.

The CareerCenter Employment and Training Orientation is held every Monday from 10 a.m.-noon. This offers an explanation of training programs and career exploration, and provides a brief introduction to the Wilton CareerCenter services.

The CareerCenter and Job Search Orientation is held every Tuesday from 9 a.m.-noon. Those attending can find out what services and resources the Wilton CareerCenter has to offer to those newly unemployed or looking for a new career.

“Résumé Writing,” Nov. 3 from 1:30-3 p.m. A résumé and cover letter is a reflection of knowledge, skills and abilities. Bring work and educational history.

“O*Net Ability Profiler,” Nov. 7 from 9 a.m.-noon. This is a career exploration tool that helps clients plan work lives using a paper and pencil format with optional apparatus parts and computerized scoring.

“CareerCenter Youth Orientation,” Nov. 13 from 10 a.m.-noon. This is for youths ages 16-21 looking for a job who would like career guidance.

“Creating Your Professional Portfolio,” Nov. 13 from 10-11 a.m. Creating a personal portfolio allows you to document your acquisition of knowledge, skills and expertise.

“MEOC 101 – Essentials of College Planning,” Nov. 13 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. This workshop will offer instructions on filling out financial aid forms to assist in getting the maximum amount in grants or loans. Those interested in attending must pre-register for this session by calling 1-800-281-3703.

“Ace That Interview!” Nov. 13 from 1-3 p.m. Learn how to prepare yourself for a successful job interview.

“Preparing Your Résumé for Online Applications,” Nov. 17 from 1:30-3 p.m. Learn to format a résumé so it can be attached to an on-line application. Bring work and educational history.


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