Events

NCWorks Career Center - W. Morehead St. closes Jan. 20

Charlotte Works will close the NCWorks Career Center at 1401 W. Morehead St. effective Jan. 20. Its services will be consolidated to two existing centers located at 5601 Executive Center Drive in east Charlotte and 7140 Forest Point Blvd. in southwest Charlotte.

It has been our privilege and pleasure to serve you at NCWorks Career Center - W. Morehead Street! We look forward to continuing to support your job search at NCWorks Career Centers.

5601 Executive Center Drive, Suite 100
Charlotte, NC 28212
704.566.2870

7140 Forest Point Boulevard, Suite A
Charlotte, NC 28217
704.565.6865

Charlotte Works also provides additional resources at more than 30 community partner sites, known as CARE3 sites. The sites below are located nearby NCWorks Career Center - W. Morehead St. for your convenience.

Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont
5301 Wilkinson Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28208
704.332.0344

Grier Heights Community Center
3100 Leroy St., Charlotte, NC 28208
704.236.4002

Progressive Baptist Church
1600 Clanton Rd., Charlotte, NC 28208
704.376.3819

The Harvest Center
2225 Freedom Dr., Charlotte, NC 28208
704.335.1616

Click here to read the press release for more information.



Get a leg up in the job search with a CRC!

Why should you get an N.C. Career Readiness Certificate (N.C. CRC) from Charlotte Works & CPCC?

  • N.C. companies (BB&T, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Duke Energy, DuPont, Pepsi and more) are looking for candidates who have the CRC.
  • You can use the CRC on your resume. 
  • The CRC is nationally recognized.
  • Having the CRC can rank you higher than other candidates. 
  • The CRC improves your chances for success in entry-level positions and makes you more promotable.

Learn more about the N.C. Career Readiness Certificate. 

Join us for CRC Information Sessions at NCWorks Career Center - Executive Center Dr., 5601 Executive Center Dr., Ste. 100 (28212)! Check the schedule on NCWorks Online to grab your seat Stick around after the session for a hands-on CRC lab experience! A dedicated Central Piedmont Community College proctor will get started with this *FREE* class! Onsite enrollment is required.

You must register to attend these information sessions on NCWorks Online and complete an in-class registration and tuition-waiver forms.

a. Log in to your NCWorks Online account
b. Go to the MY CALENDAR widget
c. Click on the 2nd line of text (“____ UPCOMING EVENTS”) under the calendar image
d. Click on SHOW FILTER CRITERIA. The LWIA/Region should be set on "Charlotte Works Workforce Development Board." For Office Location select NCWorks Career Center-Executive Center Dr. For Event Category select "None Selected."
e. Click on FILTER.
f. Choose your desired event and click on it. Confirm date & time and click on REGISTER at the bottom of the page.


CPCC launches hospitality certificate program

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) has launched a new hospitality certificate program that could help you launch a new career in hotel service!

This comprehensive pre-employment skills training program provides you with the skills necessary to find employment in the hospitality industry as a room attendant. Training topics include: customer service; computers; hotel branding; maintaining a clean, sanitary, comfortable and tidy environment; blood-borne pathogens; ergonomics; housekeeping skills; green initiatives and more. It includes both classroom training and job-shadowing.

The three-week certification program has a limited number of full scholarships available.

Learn more, including how to apply, on CPCC's website or by calling 704.330.4223.




Other Events:

UNC Charlotte Career Center 

Johnson & Wales University Career Center

Central Piedmont Community College Career Center

Queens University of Charlotte Career Center

Johnson C. Smith University Center for Career & Professional Development

Charlotte Business Journal's Event Calendar 

The Charlotte Observer's Event Calendar

Coast to Coast Career Fairs

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