Employment / Job Training

America’s Job Bank

America’s Job Bank is an employment website created by CareerOne Stop where thousands of new jobs are posted daily by employers. The site provides information and resources related to all aspects of getting a job and allows users to create resumes and cover letters as well as post resumes free of charge.

www.ajb.dni.us

Doors to Success

Doors to Success (DTS) offers GED (high school equivalency) instruction, job readiness and life skills training, case management, and youth development to St. Louis County residents 17-24 years old.

Hazelwood DTS
Bethany Peace United Church of Christ
11952 Bellefontaine Road
St. Louis, MO 63138

Maplewood DTS
Christ Church United Church of Christ
7126 Bruno Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63143

Northminster DTS
Northminster Presbyterian Church
1570 Chambers Road
Dellwood, MO 63136

Phone: (314) 615-4429

www.ww5.stlouisco.com/dhs/doors.html

Dress for Success

The mission of Dress for Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support, and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

St. Charles Boutique
3000 Little Hills Expressway, Suite 102
St. Charles, Missouri 63301
Phone: (636) 940-8027
Fax: (636) 940-8036

St. Louis Boutique
2125 Bissell Street
St. Louis, MO 63107
Phone: (314) 584-6887

Dress for Success Midwest: http://www.dressforsuccess.org/affiliate.aspx?sisid=43&pageid=10
Dress for Success national website: www.dressforsuccess.org

Educational Opportunity Centers

The Higher Education Consortium of Metropolitan St. Louis Educational Opportunity Centers (EOCs) provides free services to encourage and assist adults and high school students interested in continuing their education, including career exploration, school selection, résumé and application assistance, and individualized educational counseling.

Central Office Phone: 1-800-875-5932

Missouri locations:
Florissant EOC
151 Flower Valley Shopping Center
Florissant, MO 63033-1643
Phone: (314) 837-2100

Forest Park EOC
4495 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108
Phone: (314) 535-6670

Midtown EOC
1408 N. Kingshighway Boulevard, Suite 105
St. Louis, MO 63113-1418
Phone: (314) 367-8100

Northside EOC
#13 North Oaks Plaza
Natural Bridge at Lucas and Hunt
St. Louis, MO 63121-2911
Phone: (314) 385-4005

St. Charles EOC
212 Turner Boulevard
St. Peters, MO 63376
Phone: (314) 385-4005

Southside EOC
4644 Gravois Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63116-2446
Phone: (314) 352-4113

Illinois locations:
Alton EOC
651 East Broadway
Alton, IL 62002-6306
Phone: (618) 465-5124

Belleville EOC
110 North High, Suite l
Belleville, IL 62220-1472
Phone: (618) 235-1776

East St. Louis EOC
Campus Building B, 2nd Floor, Suite 2079
601 James R. Thompson Boulevard
East St. Louis, IL 62201-3027
Phone: (618) 482-6987

St. Louis website: http://www.heccstl.com/education.html
National website: http://www.eocinc.org/

Employment Connection

Employment Connection is a nonprofit St. Louis organization that offers the homeless, ex-offenders, U.S. veterans, high school dropouts, women on welfare, at-risk youth, and other vulnerable individuals jobs, resources, training, and support to inspire and empower them to change their circumstances.

2838 Market Street
St. Louis, MO 63103
Phone: (314) 333-JOBS (314-333-5627)
Fax: (314) 333-3627

www.employmentstl.org

Job Corps

Job Corps is a free education and training program that helps low income young people at least 16 years old learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job.

St. Louis Job Corps Center
4333 Goodfellow Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63120
Business Phone: (314) 679-6200
Enrollment Phone: 1-800-733-JOBS (1-800-733-5627)
Fax: (314) 383-5717

St. Louis website: http://stlouis.jobcorps.gov
National website: http://www.jobcorps.gov/home.aspx

Kingdom House

Kingdom House provides child care, food and clothing assistance, job training, youth and teen programs, and senior companions to help individuals achieve self-sufficiency and economic independence.

1321 S. 11th Street
St. Louis, MO 63104
Phone: (314) 421-0400
Fax: (314) 241-2366

www.kingdomhouse.org

Metropolitan, Education, and Training Center

The Metropolitan, Education, and Training (MET) Center provides job training and placement, career development services, and transportation services to underemployed, unemployed, and displaced individuals to stimulate the economic self-sufficiency of those living in low to moderate income communities of the St. Louis region.

6347 Plymouth Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63133
Phone: (314) 746-0707
Email: info@metcenterstl.com

http://metcenterstl.com/

Missouri Division of Workforce Development

The Division of Workforce Development provides information and on-line workforce services for businesses and job seekers, with special resources for the unemployed, agricultural workers, entrepreneurs, youth, and veterans.

Phone: 1-888-728-JOBS (1-888-728-5627)
Text Phone (TTY): 1-800-735-2966

Missouri Job Search: https://jobs.mo.gov/mcs/jobseeker/jobsearch.aspx
Division of Workforce Development: http://jobs.mo.gov/

St. Louis County Government Job Opportunities

St. Louis County Government
41 S. Central Avenue
Clayton, MO 63105
Phone: (314) 615-5000
Text Phone (TTY): (314) 615-5889

www.stlouisco.com/personnel/jobsearch

SLATE Missouri Career Center

The St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (SLATE) offers career counseling, GED classes, workshops on resume writing and career success strategies, veteran’s services, and more. SLATE Missouri Career Center provides free training and job placement services, including career counseling and professional development, to St. Louis City’s adult workforce.

Downtown
1520 Market Street, 3rd Floor
St. Louis, MO 63103
Phone: (314) 589-8000
Text Phone (TTY): (314) 622-4383
Fax: (314) 231-7923
Email: info@stlworks.com

City Hall
1200 Market Street
St. Louis, MO 63103

www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/slate/slate-mo-career-center/about-us/index.cfm

Vocational Rehabilitation

Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) specializes in employment and training services such as counseling, job-seeking skills and vocational training, and job placement for individuals with physical or mental impairments that cause problems with working.

Locations:

Central Office VR, 3024 Dupont Circle, Jefferson City, MO 65109, phone: (573) 751-3251 or 1-877-222-8963, fax: (573) 751-1441

Cape Girardeau VR, 3102 Blattner Drive, Suite 103, P.O. Box 1087, Cape Girardeau, MO 63702-1087, phone: (573) 290-5788 or 1-877-702-9883, fax: (573) 290-5921

Chillicothe VR, 603 W. Mohawk Road, Chillicothe, MO 64601-3919, phone: (660) 646-1542 or 1-866-572-4049, fax: (660) 646-9741

Columbia VR, 1500 Vandiver Drive, Suite 111, Columbia, MO 65202-1563, phone: (573) 441-6327 or 1-877-222-8961, fax: (573) 884-5250

Farmington VR, 901 Progress Drive, Suite 100, P.O. Box 230 (63640-0230), Farmington, MO 63640-9157, phone: (573) 218-6100 or 1-800-640-7110, fax: (573) 218-6107

Hannibal VR, 112 Jaycee Drive, Hannibal, MO 63401-2275, phone: (573) 248-2410 or 1-877-222-8960, fax: (573) 248-2409
Jefferson City VR, 1500 Southridge Drive, Suite 200, Jefferson City, MO 65109-1135, phone: (573) 751-2343 or 1-866-661-9106, fax: (573) 526-4474

Joplin VR, 801 E. 15th Street, Joplin, MO 64804-0804, phone: (417) 629-3067 or 1-877-222-8964, fax: (417) 629-3148

Kansas City Downtown VR, 615 E. 13th Street, Suite G-3, Kansas City, MO 64106-2870, phone: (816) 889-2581 or 1-866-971-8568, fax: (816) 889-2586

Kansas City East VR, 243 N.W. Executive Way, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063, phone: (816) 251-0600 or 1-866-831-1363, fax: (816) 622-0610

Kansas City North VR, 310 N.W. Englewood Road, Suite 300, Gladstone, MO 64118-0040, phone: (816) 467-7900 or 1-877-270-0198, video phone: (816) 527-8346, fax: (816) 467-7924

Kansas City Transition VR, 243 N.W. Executive Way, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063, phone: (816) 251-0611 or 1-866-831-1363, fax: (816) 622-0618

Kirksville VR, 1612 N. Osteopathy, Suite B, Kirksville, MO 63501-2759, phone: (660) 785-2550 or 1-877-222-8962, fax: (660) 785-2552

Nevada VR, 621 E. Highland Avenue, Suite 2, Nevada, MO 64772-3971, phone: (417) 448-1333 or 1-800-598-3471, fax: (417) 448-1351

Poplar Bluff VR, 1903 Northwood Drive, Suite 3, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901, phone: (573) 840-9550 or 1-800-281-9894, fax: (573) 840-9551

Rolla VR, 1101 Kingshighway, P.O. Box 550 (65402-0550), Rolla, MO 65401-2922, phone: (573) 368-2266 or 1-800-890-2867, fax: (573) 368-2382

St. Charles VR, 3737 Harry S. Truman Boulevard, Suite 400, St. Charles, MO 63301-4052, phone: (636) 940-3300 or 1-855-283-2681, fax: (636) 940-3313

St. Joseph VR, 525 Jules, Room 201, State Office Building, St. Joseph, MO 64501-1990, phone: (816) 387-2280 or 1-877-702-9876, fax: (816) 387-2089

St. Louis Downtown VR, 220 S Jefferson Street, Suite 110, St. Louis, MO 63103, phone: (314) 877-2940 or 1-866-971-8569, fax: (314) 877-2959

St. Louis North VR, 4040 Seven Hills Drive, Suite 257, Florissant, MO 63033, phone: (314) 475-7999, fax: (314) 877-3201

St. Louis West VR, 9900 Page Avenue, Suite 104, St. Louis, MO 63132, phone: (314) 587-4877, fax: (314) 877-1530

St. Louis South VR, 3248 Laclede Station Road, St. Louis, MO 63143, phone: (314) 877-1900 or 1-877-222-8968, fax: (314) 877-1920

Sedalia VR, 2115 W. Broadway, Sedalia, MO 65301-2114, phone: (660) 530-5560 or 1-800-924-0419, fax: (660) 530-5567

Springfield North VR, 613 E. Kearney, Springfield, MO 65803, phone: (417) 895-5863 or 1-877-222-8965, fax: (417) 895-5869

Springfield South VR, 1735 W. Catalpa, Suite C, Springfield, MO 65807, phone: (417) 895-5720 or 1-877-222-8967, fax: (417) 895-5725

West Plains VR, 3417 Division Drive, Suite 2, West Plains, MO 65775, phone: (417) 256-8294 or 1-877-222-8959, fax: (417) 256-8479

http://http://dese.mo.gov/adult-learning-rehabilitation-services/vocational-rehabilitation

WIA Youth Services

WIA Youth Services of MERS/Missouri Goodwill Industries provides youth with assistance to develop job goals, work experience, tutoring, support in obtaining a diploma or GED, and job placement services. These services are currently offered in St. Louis City; the Illinois counties of Bond, Clinton, Monroe, Randolph, St. Clair, and Washington; and the Missouri counties of Bollinger, Cape Giradeau, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Perry, St. Francois, St. Genevieve, Scott, and Stoddard.

St. Louis City Phone: (314) 982-8827
Other Locations Phone: (314) 241-3464

WIA Youth Services: http://mersgoodwill.org/mission-in-action/programs-services/services-offered/youth/
Goodwill Store Locator: http://mersgoodwill.org/locations
MERS Goodwill general website: www.mersgoodwill.org

YouthBuild St. Louis

In YouthBuild programs, low income young people ages 16 to 24 years work full-time for 6 to 24 months toward their GEDs or high school diplomas while learning job skills by building affordable housing in their communities. At exit, they are placed in college, jobs, or both.

St. Louis YouthBuild
93 North Oaks Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63121
Phone: (314) 261-0202
Email: bdavis5350@aol.com

Tomorrow’s Builders YouthBuild Charter School
1798 Summit Avenue
East St. Louis, IL 62205
Phone: (618) 874-1671
Email: vforby@emersonpark.org

www.youthbuild.org

Youth In Need

Youth In Need’s programs and services include Early Head Start, Head Start, counseling, Project Safe Place, a street outreach program, an emergency shelter, a transitional living program, a teen parent program, and assistance with foster care and adoption.

24-Hour Help Line: (636) 946-3771 (includes St. Louis City)
St. Louis County Youth Connection Helpline: (314) 628-2929 or 1-877-928-2929
St. Charles County Youth Connection Helpline: (636) 642-0642

Central Office:
1815 Boone’s Lick Road
St. Charles, MO 63301
Phone: (636) 946-5600

www.youthinneed.org