Career Advancement Resources

Education & Training

Individual career counseling appointments are available at the American Job Center. Qualified counselors can assist you with assessment, testing and vocational planning. Our career counselors can assess your skills and help you to develop your personal job search action plan, guide you in defining your occupational goals, offer you testing in skills and interest inventories, and suggest a plan of action to advance your career.


Open to all Gloucester County residents, the Career and Academic Planning Center (CAP) provides assistance with career and academic planning, including building a resume, conducting a job search, skill assessment, and more.

Jersey Job Clubs

The Jersey Job Club gives you the tools and support you need to find a job. We'll help you develop new skills and build up skills you already have. There are 24 local Job Clubs and six statewide industry-specific talent network Job Clubs throughout New Jersey.

You can also contact the American Job Center at Gloucester County at 856-384-3700.

Career Connections

Your on-ramp to a new job. Connect directly with New Jersey employers. Access the Jobs for Jersey website.

Resume Help

Did you know your resume is not about your or your work experience? It's about the employers you are targeting and how they and their organization will be more successful if they hire you! Your goal is to convey the following message:

I have the experience, the skills, the traits, and/or the talent or aptitudes that will enable me to contribute to your success. Let's get started!

Unemployment Benefits

File a New Jersey Unemployment Insurance Claim Online or by telephone. Special filing instructions for out-of-state residents and for individuals with employment outside of New Jersey. For more information visit the Career Connections website.

Employee Training Grants

As a division of Workforce Grant and Program Management, Customized Training offers grant funding to train New Jersey workers.

Visit Rowan College of South Jersey website for more information.

New Jersey Career Assistance Navigator

The New Jersey Career Assistance Navigator (NJ CAN) is designed to support lifelong career exploration, career planning and decision-making through easy to use, straightforward search and sorting utilities, and an online portfolio for saving information from all system components.