Employment For Seniors is the premier resource linking mature adults with employment opportunities. If you are 50 years of age or older, living in Central Ohio, we are here to help you find employment! If you are a Central Ohio employer, our mature, talented, skilled and dependable job seekers will provide significant value to your organization.
EFS has provided career assistance and resources to nearly 30,000 clients, free of charge, over the past 40 years. Our trained volunteer job counselors work with clients, prepare them for their job search, and connect them to employers through our job referral process. Registration is an easy ½ hour appointment and can be scheduled by calling the EFS office at 614/863-1219.
Local employers have found a highly skilled workforce by posting their positions, free of charge, on the EFS JobMatch system. With assistance from the EFS staff, employers are guided through job postings and initial applicant screening. Employers can also utilize the Annual Senior Career Expo to network and connect to hundreds of valuable applicants.
We look forward to working with you at Employment For Seniors! You can easily reach us at 614/863-1219 or by email at email@example.com
Here are some helpful articles for job seekers:
5 Tips for Fighting Age Discrimination in Your Job Search
by Randall S. Hanson
The 10 Best & Worst Ways to Look for a Job
by Richard N. Bolles, Next Avenue Contributor
EFS Featured on WMNI AM920 Radio
Columbus Concerns Featuring EFS Director discussing
“Mature Job Seekers and Transferable Skills”
Why Brooks Brothers is Investing in Veteran Tailors
Bloomburg Business Week, March 9, 2016
Call to Action: Make a Late Life Career Change
Quintessential Careers Blog
Navigating the Intergenerational Workforce
by Robert L. Dilenschneider, AARP Bulletin, Jan/Feb 2016
Managing Your Career After 50
"Journey Through Aging" Radio Program
Carol Ventresca, EFS Executive Director
Don't Conduct a Job Search, Conduct a Company Search
by Mark Murphy, Forbes Contributor
Call to Action: Avoid These Interviewing Pitfalls
Frequently Asked Questions About Salary Negotiation:
The Complete Job Offer and Salary Negotiation FAQ for Job-Seekers.
by Randall S. Hansen, Ph.D.
How to Choose the Right References
by Rebecca Knight, Harvard Business Review
Positive Attitude is Key For Older Workers and Job-Seekers
by Katharine Hansen, Ph.D., Quintessential Careers
EFS Featured on WRFD Radio
Saturday, April 19 Saturday, April 12 Saturday, August 2
Finding Meaning and Purpose in Retirement
by Mary E Ghilani, NCDA
COA Grant Funds Senior Job Training Workshops
by Stacy Kess, Delaware Gazette
Senior Citizens Contribute Much as Employees
Another Dispatch article crediting EFS, Feb 13 2014
(Read past the Jack Hanna story)
Help exists for seniors to find jobs
Columbus Dispatch Article Featuring EFS, Feb 10 2014
Computer Training Opportunities
Do you need help learning to master the fundamentals of using a computer? These days it is difficult to find a job that doesn't require using a computer. Click here for a list of computer training resources.
Employment For Seniors Has Moved!
During the week of November 14th, EFS moved to a new location. There may be
some disruption and delay in our response to you as we adapt to our new environment.
Please be patient!
Our new office is located at
4300 E. Broad Street
(First Commonwealth Bank building, west of Yearling)
Delaware County Job Searching Workshops
Employment For Seniors and SourcePoint
Fall series of Job Search workshops
Upcoming Events & Programs
Be strategic when you attend job fairs!
Utilize the EFS Job Fair Strategies Tip Sheet
TSI recruiting Call Center positions
December 7th and 8th
Home Instead Senior Care is hosting CAREGiver Open Interviews
2809 Bell St., Suite D, Lower Level
Thursday, December 8, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Columbus State Community College
Bookstore Job Fair
[Custodial, Security, Retail and Health Care]
Every Tuesday from 1-3pm
DORRA - NEW PROGRAM!
Sponsored by Jewish Family Services
Helping those 55+ in their job search
Check out this opportunity for one-on-one
Godman Guild Employment Workshops
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Call Godman Guild to register
Dates and details here
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