Did you know that 85% of all jobs are found through networking?
If you are looking to network with fellow job seekers in the hopes of a new job or a new career direction, attend the 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group! Funded by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs, managed by Massachusetts Councils on Aging, and supported by AARP, the 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group is designed to support and assist people in the 50+ demographic who are looking for a new job, new career direction or an encore career.
· Stuck in your job search?
· Challenged by ageism?
· Unfamiliar with LinkedIn?
· Uncomfortable networking?
· That your resume needs help?
· Having difficulty staying on track?
If so, these meetings are for you!
All meetings are open to age 50+ Massachusetts residents. Each biweekly meeting is facilitated by a human resources professional/career coach and features a new topic. Meetings include a presentation and hands-on workshop on topics relevant to a career transition or a job search. You will find help from guest speakers, access to hiring managers, ample opportunity to network, and 1-1 coaching guidance. Participating on a regular basis will give you the many tools and strategies needed for a successful job search. And there are many success stories.
For general information, please visit: www.mcoaonline.com/50plus
To register for a workshop, please click here
For program information, please email Susan Drevitch Kelly, Program Director, at email@example.com.
List of workshops:
ACTON(co-hosting w/Concord): 2nd Monday: 2 p.m.- 4 p.m.
Location: Council on Aging, 30 Sudbury Rd., Rear; Phone: 978-929-6652
ACUSHNET(co-hosting w/Marion) : 3rd Tuesday: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.:
Location: Senior Center/COA: 59 1/2 South Main St.; Phone: 508-998-0280
BARNSTABLE: 1st and 3rd Mondays: 9am – 11am: FIRST MEETING-Oct 1st
Location: Council on Aging: 825 Falmouth Rd. (Hyannis); Phone : 508-862-4750
BELMONT: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays: 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Location: Council on Aging, 266 Beech St.; 617-993-2983
BURLINGTON : 2nd and 4th Tuesdays: 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Location: Human Services Bldg/COA: 61 Center St (1st Floor) ; Phone: 781-270-1950
CONCORD (co-hosting w/Acton): 4th Monday: 2 p.m.- 4 p.m.
Location: Senior Center/COA: 271 Church St. Phone: 978-733-4747
DANVERS : (co-hosting w/Peabody) 2nd Tuesdays: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Council on Aging, 25 Stone St. Phone: 978-762-0208
HALIFAX (co-hosting w/Marshfield): 1st Thursday : 9 a.m.–11 a.m.: MEETING-Oct 4th
Location : Halifax Town Hall: 499 Plymouth St., Phone: 781-293-7313
IPSWICH : 2nd and 4th Mondays: 4:30pm-6:30pm
Location : Council on Aging, 25 Green St., Phone: 978-356-6650
MARION (co-hosting w/Acushnet): 1st Tuesday: 1pm-3pm: MEETING-Oct 2nd
Location : Council on Aging: 465 Mill St., Phone: 508-748-3570
MARSHFIELD (co-hosting w/Halifax): 3rd Thursday: 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Location: Council on Aging: 230 Webster St., Phone: 781-834-5581
NATICK: 1st and 3rd Wednesday: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Community Senior Center, 117 Central St., Phone: 508-647-6540
NEWTON : 2nd and 4th Wednesdays: 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Location: Dept. of Senior Services, 345 Walnut St., Phone: 617-796-1665
PEABODY (c o-hosting w/Danvers) : 4th Tuesdays: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Torigian Senior Center, 75R Central St., Phone: 978-531-2254
SCITUATE: 2nd and 4th Wednesday: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: Scituate Town Library, 85 Branch St., Phone: 781-545-8722
WORCESTER : 2nd and 4th Wednesdays: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location : Council on Aging, 128 Providence St.; Phone: 508-799-1232