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E-learning: Employability Assessment

Author(s): Higher
Date: January 1, 2013
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Career Advancement, Job Readiness
Created by Higher Employment Services Technical Assistance (Higher) This course provides an introduction to conducting an employability assessment with clients. This 30-minute course contains three sections. After completing Module 1, you will be able to: Recognize the purpose and context of an employability assessment; Identify barriers to employment presented by each refugee employment client; and Use at least …

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E-learning: How to Complete a Job Application

Author(s): Higher
Date: January 1, 2013
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Career Advancement, Job Readiness
Created by Higher Employment Services Technical Assistance (Higher) This course provides an introduction to filling out job applications in the U.S. This course is intended for job seekers who are refugees or other New Americans. This 33-minute course contains two modules. After completing both modules, you will understand: The purpose of a job application in …

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E-learning: Workplace Culture

Author(s): Higher
Date: January 1, 2013
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Job Readiness
Created by Higher Employment Services Technical Assistance (Higher) This course introduces the importance of rules in the U.S. workplace and common behaviors that impact success. It is aimed at refugee jobseekers. This 34-minute course contains two modules. After completing Module 1, you will understand the importance of rules in the U.S. workplace. After completing Module …

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Guide: Resource Guide for Serving Refugees with Disabilities

Author(s): U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI)
Date: July 30, 2007
Topic(s): Adult Education, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Cultural Awareness, Employment, Housing
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education, Child and Youth Wellbeing, Employment Rights
This guide includes checklists, tips, and further resources for use by refugee service providers working with disabled clients, including older refugees. It covers adults and children with disabilities as well as housing, employment, transportation, and social services considerations.