55+ in ATX Job and Volunteer Fair

Coming of Age in partnership with AARP, the Jewish Community Center, Atria at the Arboretum, Austin Up, and Jewish Family Service is sponsoring a Job and Volunteer fair for people 55+.
The fair will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at the Jewish Community Center, 7300 Hart Lane, from 9 am to 12 noon. The […]

Ascend Center for Learning

Ascend Center for Learning is seeking volunteers to assist with their Adult Education programs. Jobs include being a classroom aide while working alongside experienced teaching staff in Adult Basic Education (ABE), Job Readiness, Computer Literacy or GED preparation classes. Classes are self-paced and provide individualized instruction.
Volunteers work side-by-side helping adult students reach their education […]

How Women Can Find Work at a Nonprofit

In her forthcoming book, Great Jobs for Everyone 50+:  Finding Work That Keeps You Happy and Healthy…And Pays the Bills, author Kerry Hannon outlines her top 9 tips for landing a nonprofit job.

Make Your Age An Asset: 7 Job-Search Tips If You’re Over 50

With the unemployment rate at 8.3%, many mature workers worry that their age will work against them in a job search.  However, their years of experience can be a huge asset to future employers.
In fact, some new jobs data suggests that older workers are actually in demand.  Here are 7 tips that will help you […]