Jobs and Career
GAcollege411 is a free resource designed to help Georgia high school students and others who are interested in attending college explore careers, prepare for college and learn about financial aid opportunities. Resources include tools for matching students to careers; detailed information on specific careers; GHSGT, SAT, ACT, COMPASS/ESL & ASSET test preparation; tools for comparing Georgia colleges and universities; online forms for loan applications, FAFSA, and Hope Scholarship/Tuition Equalization Grant; and tools for financial planning.
Learning Express Library is a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial courses. Sign in to take practice GED, SAT, GRE tests and more! Learning Express Career Center: Learning Express Career Center is the industry's most comprehensive, online job search system that puts job seekers on the Fast Track to getting hired. Select "All Centers" and click on "Career Center" to access the Career Center from this link. View our tutorial!
Driving-Tests.org has partnered with the Athens-Clarke County Library to offer GA Permit Practice tests online.
Career Connector, powered by Goodwill of North Georgia, was designed to help you get your next job, by offering an online environment with the same level of care and guidance found in their physical Career Center locations. Click “Get Started” to gain access to local job postings, chat with a Virtual Career Coach, and get help with your job search.
CareerOneStop: Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, CareerOneStop offers career resources and workforce information to job seekers. Users can research occupations, search for jobs, and find training opportunities.
Georgia Career Information Center: This site offers job profiles, career exploration, and information on education and training programs with a particular focus on Georgia. Occupational content includes descriptions and outlook of occupations, hiring practices, required aptitudes, current employment in Georgia, and wage and salary data. (Click here for the login and password information for this site.)
Tips & Suggestions for Completing an Online Job Application: This page explains some of the common form fields found in online applications and how to fill them out. It also gives advice on uploading resumes.
Georgia Work Ready: Information on the Work Ready Certificate, which assesses the real world skills of Georgia's workers. Georgians can use their Work Ready Certificate to prove their work readiness to potential employers.