Career Development

For information on Career Development, please call Shiva Schulz at 415.292.1260 or email

Networking Café

Network, brainstorm and problem-solve around successful job search strategies in a supportive and collaborative environment. Join us for this monthly interactive group session facilitated by JVS staff and followed by casual networking. Come share with and learn from your fellow job-seekers.

The Networking Cafe is offered in partnership with the Jewish Vocational Service.

Group meeting: 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Networking at the Café at the JCCSF: 4:30 – 5:00 pm

Tuesday, January 28
Tuesday, February 25
Tuesday, March 25
Tuesday, April 22
Tuesday, May 27

Job Search Skills Workshops
[Formerly Jewish Employment Network Workshops]

JVS offers workshops focused on building skills used during a job search. A variety of topics are covered, including job goal setting, how to use social networking in the job search, identifying transferable skills, interviewing, salary negotiation and many more. To register for JVS job search skills workshops, visit For more information, contact Abigail Ford at 415.782.6209 or

Thursdays • 7:00 – 9:00 pm

February 20

Career Mapping

March 20

Developing Your Pitch

April 17

Leveraging Social Media in the Job Search

May 15

Tell Your Story: Mastering the Art of Behavioral Interviews