Job Seeker Boot Camp to Employment 

The CARES T.E.A.M. has partnered with local employers to help get Norfolk residents connected to employment opportunities throughout Hampton Roads.  Eligible job seekers will be enrolled into CARES T.E.A.M. services and participate in Job Readiness activities to adequately prepare them for the workforce.  

Job Readiness activities may include participating in Job Club, a resume prep/review session, workshops, or virtual Boot Camp classes facilitated by Norfolk Public Library.  All classes are free of charge and taught virtually using WebEx.    

Don't delay, contact us today to get connected to the tools you need to navigate the new virtual employment environment to reach career success! 

Click here to see if you are eligible for the Job Seeker Boot Camp to Employment! 

  1. Ashley Cilenti

    Self-Sufficiency Specialist, Senior
    Phone: 757-756-8965

Employment Opportunities Available

*Positions are subject to availability
  • CDL Driver (Class A or B)
  • General and Skilled Labor
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Maintenance Technicians
  • Warehouse Workers
  • and more!

Services Available


  • Job Coaching
  • Resume Development 
  • Interview Referrals 
  • Supportive Services
  • Workshops 
  • and more....!

Job Readiness Classes and Activities 

  • Elevator Pitches
  • Resume Prep/Review Sessions
  • Drop-In Interview Practice
  • Networking
  • First Impressions: Making the Most of Your Opportunity
  • How to Tell Your Story
  • Informational Interviewing
  • Creating Documents Using Google Docs
  • Jumpstart Your Job Search
  • Applying to Jobs Online
  • Resume Writing Tips & Tricks
  • and more!

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Additional Information

For more information about the Job Seeker Boot Camp, email Ashley Cilenti or call at 757-756-8965. You may also complete the screener form and someone will contact you.  

**If you are an employer interested in collaborating to help offer job opportunities to Norfolk residents, please contact Ashley Cilenti.