Resources for Job Seekers

Resume, Cover Letter, and Interviewing Help
Washington State
Education and Job Skills
Teen Job Seekers

Resume, Cover Letter, and Interviewing Help

WorkSource Spokane
Tools to search for jobs online, resources for writing effective resumes and cover letters, and interview tips

JobNow
Online job coaches available every day from 2-10pm to help with resumes, cover letters, and interviews; links and tips available any time
Valid library card number required

Washington State

Microsoft IT Academy
Free access to Microsoft’s online E-Learning program for technology training for Washington State residents
Valid library card number required

Employment Security Department
For jobseekers, students and employers looking for in-demand careers, wage information, job openings, and resume help

Unemployment Benefits
Learn about eligibility, apply for benefits, and more

Education and Job Skills

Testing and Education Reference Center
Read career-based books online, take practice test for specific careers, and use the career tools to learn about technology and build a resume
Valid library card number required

Varsity Tutors Practice Tests
Education and career related tests

Washington Career Bridge
Explore careers, view job trends, find education, and browse approved programs and schools for worker retraining through WorkSource

mySkills myFuture
Match your current skills and experience to job openings and educational opportunities

Apprenticeship and Journeyman Training Center
Take classes while you learn on the job with apprentice training programs available at Spokane Community College

Apprenticeship – Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
Learn more about apprenticeship and how to become an apprentice and find programs throughout the state

National Center for Education Statistics
Make a list of schools right for you based on factors like location, cost, test scores and program/major

Teen Job Seekers

Next Generation Zone
Explore career options and learn the skills you’ll need to be a successful member of the workforce

Work 101
Internship program provided through Greater Spokane Incorporated open to students at Spokane Valley Tech and the Riverpoint Academy.