Job Searching: Advanced – Young Adults Project (Kerry’s Place)
Objective: Learn effective job search skills, and how to use job search engines such as; Indeed and LinkedIn. Learn about what happens are you submit your resume, and how to follow up with employers.
Suitable for: Participants who have an updated resume & cover letter, want to learn how to apply for jobs and are motivated to apply to jobs!
Prerequisites: Confirmation of Young Adults Project (YAP) registration and completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting and relevant consent forms. Participants should have a resume completed before attending this group.
Young Adults Project (YAP) is an initiative at Kerry’s Place Autism Services which focuses on supporting adults 18 years or older with Autism Spectrum Disorder, who are looking to enter the workforce and retain meaningful employment. The Young Adults Project provides individualized support to adults with ASD at any point in their employment journey. The YAP participants work with an Autism Consultant to establish employment goals, attend small groups, connect with service providers, advocate for accommodations and maintain employment. All services have been adapted to be offered virtually using Zoom.
Please Note: Registration does not guarantee a space in this webinar. To be eligible, confirmation of YAP registration, completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting and consent forms will be required.
Participant Age: 18+