Welcome to the Career Center Network
Please note: The Northwest One-Stop Career Center is closed May 1, 2015.
The Career Center Network is Baltimore City’s primary deliverer of workforce development services to job seekers and businesses. The primary goal of the Career Center Network is to provide access to resources, which prepare the local workforce to meet the changing needs of local businesses. As such, the Career Center Network ensures that city residents have easy access to a variety of employment, training, education and workforce development resources available within the region. This is accomplished using a “customer driven” approach to provide services and activities, which enhance the career development process for job seekers and bridges the gap between the needs and demands of businesses.
One-Stop Employment and Training Services
Job seekers and employers turn to the One-Stop Career Center Network for assistance in finding and listing job openings. An integral part of the "Employ Baltimore – Ready to Work for You” strategy is the Career Center Network, which brings together a variety of resources to provide comprehensive workforce development services that benefit the entire metropolitan region. Job seekers are provided opportunities to become “job ready” as defined by the 21st-Century Job Readiness Standards. These standards, developed with business input through the Baltimore Workforce Investment Board (BWIB), creates a common language and precise description for employers and job seekers of the knowledge and combination of skills required for workplace success.
Let the Career Center Network Work for You
The Career Center Network has two One-Stop Career Centers, on the east and west sides of the city. Each Career Center is staffed with professionals from the Mayor’s Office of Employment Development and partner agencies to provide a comprehensive, seamless delivery of services conveniently located in one facility. Direct services are provided onsite for persons who are unemployed, underemployed or employed and for targeted populations such as veterans, disabled persons, senior citizens and youth.
Large Variety of Available Services
State of the Art Technology
Occupational Skills Training
One-Stop Career Center services offer a variety of resources which empower customers to:
Self-service fax machines, telephones, copiers and printers are available for use at each Career Center and can be used free of charge. In addition our resource libraries are stocked with:
Career Center Network Partners
Baltimore City’s One-Stop partners include the Mayor's Office of Employment Development, the Baltimore Workforce Investment Board, Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation - Maryland Job Service, Veterans Services, Department of Vocational Rehabilitation, Unemployment Insurance, and Trade Act Programs, the Baltimore City Department of Social Services and Baltimore City Community College.
In addition, linkages with numerous other community-based organizations and government agencies expand the Network’s capacity to serve customers citywide.
Career Center Locations and Operating Hours
Please see the monthly calendar for schedules of center activities, including Digital Learning Lab availability.
Northwest One-Stop Career Center
Eastside One-Stop Career Center
Community Job Hubs
Workforce Reception Center
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