If you have a barrier that is keeping you from becoming employed and would like help from Employment Connection call: (314) 333-JOBS (5627) to reserve a place for work readiness training and job placement assistance.
Training and job placement services are held at our office at 2838 Market Street, which is on the corner of Market and Ewing across from Wells Fargo.
What to bring/What to expect
You will need to bring a picture ID such as a driver's license or some other form of identification. Please also bring a black ink pen if you have one.
After calling to reserve a place in World of Work training, you will be notified to confirm your attendance. If you do not confirm your attendance, you will forfeit your spot. Typically notification will take place the Friday before your training.
World of Work (WOW) training will last Monday-Thursday 9am-3:30pm and will cover a range of topics including current job trends, mock interviews, creating an eye-catching resume, answering tough questions, managing finances, becoming an entrepreneur, etc. After completing the course, a dedicated Career Specialist will assist you with job leads, preparation, interviews, and placement.