PA CareerLink - Berks County
PA CareerLink - Berks County
A one-stop shop for career and employment services that include:
* PA's job search website that is free to employers and job seekers. New job postings daily.
* Workshops and information sessions are available to the public. Can be found on the events calendar.
* Comprehensive Career Services - One-on-one with an employment planner. For adults 18 years and up. Must meet federal eligibility requirements.
* Work one-on-one with an employment planner to develop an employment plan and outline the path to their next job. For adults 18 years and up. Must meet federal eligibility requirements.
* Job Search/Job Club - Individuals can sign up for Comprehensive Career Services. Work one-on-one with an employment planner to develop an employment plan. For adults 18 years and up. Must meet federal eligibility requirements.
* Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) serves young adults 16-24 years old who are currently enrolled in school in Berks County. Must meet federal eligibility requirements.
* High School Equivalency/GED instruction is provided free of charge to eligible young adults who are interested in pursuing employment; and/or post-secondary education once they obtain their GED. For young adults 17-24. Must meet federal eligibility requirements.
* Paid Work Experience (PWE) program is available to those enrolled in either the High School Equivalency/GED or Career Services programs. For young adults 17-24. Must meet federal eligibility requirements.
* Career Services are provided free of charge to eligible young adults who have graduated high school or any type of post-secondary education and are looking for assistance in finding work or enrolling in post-secondary education. For young adults 17-24. Must meet federal eligibility requirements.
1920 Kutztown Road
Suite F
Reading, PA 19604
Eligibility: See description
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, 10:00am to 4:30pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (610) 988-1300 Main
  • (610) 988-1382 Fax
Email Address: pacladmin@bccl.org
Intake Requirements: Telephone, website
Fee Amounts: None
Facility/ADA access: Accommodations available upon request. Language assistance services are available free of cost.
Geographical Area: Berks
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, other languages through telephone interpreting service. Partner with Keystone Deaf and Hard of hearing for American Sign Language services.
Public Transportation: None provide, on BARTA route
Services:
  • Career Development
  • Comprehensive Job Assistance Centers
  • Job Finding Assistance
  • Job Retraining
  • Prejob Guidance
  • Unemployment Insurance Benefits Assistance
  • Vocational Assessment
  • Youth Employment Programs
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PA CareerLink - Berks County
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