Job Readiness

“I need a job! Where do I start?”

The Peace Center offers Job Readiness Training to those individuals who want one-on-one help from qualified professionals.  A coach’s role is to guide you until you have found employment.

Mentors will help you to:

  1. assess your own talents and job expectations
  2. learn the practical DOs and DON’Ts of job seeking
  3. fill out an application on line
  4. prepare a resume
  5. practice interviews

Participants will benefit from the guidance of a coach as they work towards gaining employment. This program is FREE and open to adults.

Learn about second chance jobs.

Interested? Call the Peace Center!  504-267-3342

Computer Education

Are lack of computer skills holding you back? Are you a parent wanting to keep up with your children? We offer free classes in computers that will teach you Practical Computer Skills, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel, and set you on a path to success.  Classes are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Call the center to learn more about the classes and starting computer for web