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Job Searching: Advanced – Young Adults Project

July 18 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Objective: Learn effective job searching skills, how to use job search engines such as; Indeed and LinkedIn. Learn about what happens are you submit your resume, and how to follow-up with employers.

Suitable for: Participants who have an updated resume & cover letter, want to learn how to apply for jobs and are motivated to apply to jobs!

Prerequisites: Confirmation of Young Adults Project (YAP) registration and completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting and relevant consent forms. Participants should have a resume completed prior to attending this group

Young Adults Project (YAP) is an initiative at Kerry’s Place Autism Services which focuses on supporting adults 18 years or older with Autism Spectrum Disorder, who are looking to enter the workforce and retain meaningful employment. The Young Adults Project provides individualized support to adults with ASD at any point in their employment journey. The YAP participants work with an Autism Consultant to establish employment goals, attend small groups, connect with service providers, advocate for accommodations and maintain employment. All services have been adapted to be offered virtually using Zoom.

Please Note: Registration does not guarantee a space in this webinar. To be eligible, confirmation of YAP registration, completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting and consent forms will be required.

Participant Age: 18+

Location: Will be delivered live via Zoom for participants registered in YAP and the following are required to participate:

  • Currently registered in YAP, completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting and consent forms
  • Mobile Device, Tablet or Computer
  • An internet connection
  • Speakers and a microphone
  • A webcam

Date: Monday, July 18, 2022

Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm

Number of participants: 8 participants and 2 staff

Cost: No associated fees

Registration Opens: Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Registration Closes: Saturday, July 16, 2022

Cancellation Process:

Canceled by Kerry’s Place: Kerry’s Place may cancel a program due to low enrollment or unforeseen circumstances. If this occurs, and the activity cannot be rescheduled, participants will be notified as quickly as possible and attempts, within reason, will be made to help the attendee enroll in a new session.

Canceled by Supported Person/Family: For effective planning, when possible, Kerry’s Place appreciates five business days’ notice of cancellation before the start of the workshop/training.


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July 18
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2:00pm - 3:30pm
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