Career Pathways

The JVS HealthWorks® Career Pathways program offers career advancement resources and support for healthcare professionals. This program includes one-on-one career counseling and career planning, career workshops, healthcare symposia, and guidance for the pursuit of additional healthcare certifications and licensures. Professional development workshops cover a range of topics including creating and implementing a career plan, interview skills and the journey to becoming a registered nurse.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the healthcare industry will add 4 million new jobs by 2026, increasing the demand for qualified healthcare professionals. This program is a great opportunity for those interested in increasing job security and gaining additional skills.

Upcoming Career Workshops:

  • Journey to Be a Restorative Nursing Assistant (RNA)
  • Journey to Be a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
  • Journey to Be a Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Journey to Be a Respiratory Therapist (RT)
  • Journey to Be a Physician Assistant (PA)
  • Journey to Be a Nurse Practitioner (NP)
  • Journey Beyond Registered Nurse
  • Employee Initiative and Engagement
  • Creating and Implementing a Career Plan
  • Networking/Mentorships/Entrepreneurships
  • When You Must be the Coach
  • Job Searching with Social Media & Technology
  • Resume Refresh
  • Communication Styles
  • Interviewing Skills & Techniques
  • Do You Have Empathy?
  • Professional Appearance & Etiquette
  • Conducting Informational Interviews
  • How to Develop a Good Relationship with Your Boss
  • What is the Difference – Internship, Externship, Mentorship?
  • So, You Want to Work in Memory Care – What Do You Do?
  • So, You Want to Work in Hospice Care – What Do You Do?
  • So, You Want to Work in Respiratory Care – What Do You Do?
  • So, You Want to Work in Pediatric Care – What Do You Do?
  • So, You Want to Work in Geriatric Care – What Do You Do?
  • Reinvigorate Yourself in Your Job

Upcoming Symposia:

  • The Changing Face of Healthcare
  • Growing My Job as a Healthcare Professional
  • The Impact of Healthcare Jobs in Our Communities


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