How to Find a Job

is a virtual guide for first-time job seekers, the unemployed, job seekers making career transitions, and employers with job opportunities.

The guide is divided into four sections:

Free Library Career Services and Workshops

For in-person career assistance, the Workplace is the Free Library's walk-in job and career information center located at the Parkway Central Library, Since 1987, the Workplace has provided current information and resources on changing careers, job search techniques, and emerging employment fields to help career changers and job seekers in achieving their goals. For more information please email workplace@freelibrary.org or call 215-686-5436.

Paschalville Partnership & Job Readiness Lab

The Paschalville Partnership works with the Free Library as a hub for job seekers by bringing together a broad array of community and city partners in support of Southwest Philadelphia residents. Since 2014, we have been hard at work implementing a common agenda in support of job seekers.

Upcoming Events

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CANCELLED - Pathway Forward: GED Preparation and ABE Classes

Sun, June 7, 2020 1:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join Pathway Forward and the Free Library of Philadelphia's Languages and Learning Center for FREE GED. and Adult Basic Education classes on Saturdays and Sundays. Free Classes on Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. English/Social Studies GED Prep 10:00 am – 12:00 p.m.…

Adult Young Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Education Free Library of Philadelphia Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services Jobs & Job Seekers Literacy Mathematics Science Test Preparation GED Languages and Learning Center

VIRTUAL - LinkedIn: How to Get Found and Market Yourself

Mon, June 8, 2020 6:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

LinkedIn : It’s about getting found. In today’s market, a LinkedIn profile is a must-have for any professional or job seeker because more than 90% of companies use LinkedIn to identify or vet job candidates. But having a profile isn’t enough; it’s really about getting…

Adult Career Workshops Jobs & Job Seekers Philadelphia Virtual Programs

CANCELLED - Teen Job Workshop: Getting Hired

Thu, June 11, 2020 4:30 P.M.
Overbrook Park Library

Create or update your resume and practice interviewing skills. Participants that complete all modules will have an opportunity to interview for a summer job.

Young Adult Career Workshops Jobs & Job Seekers Teens

CANCELLED - Pathway Forward: GED Preparation and ABE Classes

Sat, June 13, 2020 10:00 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join Pathway Forward and the Free Library of Philadelphia's Languages and Learning Center for FREE GED. and Adult Basic Education classes on Saturdays and Sundays. Free Classes on Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. English/Social Studies GED Prep 10:00 am – 12:00 p.m.…

Adult Young Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Education Free Library of Philadelphia Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services Jobs & Job Seekers Literacy Mathematics Science Test Preparation GED Languages and Learning Center

CANCELLED - Teen Job Workshop: Getting Hired

Sat, June 13, 2020 1:00 P.M.
Overbrook Park Library

Create or update your resume and practice interviewing skills. Participants that complete all modules will have an opportunity to interview for a summer job.

Young Adult Career Workshops Jobs & Job Seekers Teens

CANCELLED - Pathway Forward: GED Preparation and ABE Classes

Sun, June 14, 2020 1:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join Pathway Forward and the Free Library of Philadelphia's Languages and Learning Center for FREE GED. and Adult Basic Education classes on Saturdays and Sundays. Free Classes on Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. English/Social Studies GED Prep 10:00 am – 12:00 p.m.…

Adult Young Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Education Free Library of Philadelphia Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services Jobs & Job Seekers Literacy Mathematics Science Test Preparation GED Languages and Learning Center

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