STEP AHEAD is a program designed to support people with convictions to successfully transition into the community and into employment. The purpose of the STEP AHEAD workbook, and transition class is to help job seekers become more prepared and confident with the job search process.
This workbook will help you to develop the skills needed to obtain employment. Some of the specific skills include: writing a quality resume, answering interview questions, and filling out online applications.
You will be using this workbook to explore your current skills and abilities then match them with available occupations. This workbook will also help you understand some common job search challenges so that you can better prepare for job interviews. In addition, you will learn about the benefits of networking and finding ways to connect with employers.
This workbook focuses on four important steps in career planning process: Assess Yourself, Create a Plan and Set Goals, Find a Job, and Manager Your Career. For more information and resources to help with these steps, or to find out how to Explore Careers, or Expand Skills, go to the STEP AHEAD