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Job Search Accelerator

About the Program

Learn the latest job search skills and tactics in our no-cost, industry-standard, and data-driven job search training program. Refine your job search skills using pre-recorded materials on JVS’s online learning platform, and by engaging with instructors and fellow cohort members in online interactive sessions.
The Job Search Accelerator (JSA) program is for tech and entry-level healthcare bound professionals.

Program Details

  • This program runs from June 3 through June 20 with a mandatory orientation on May 30
  • Online class is Monday through Thursday 9am-1pm
  • This program includes 50 hours of virtual training via Zoom & 360Learning
  • Post-program support includes monthly job search advising sessions and corporate employer events for up to 1 year


  • Must be a resident of the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Must be 18 years of age or older and interested in securing meaningful employment with opportunities for economic growth
  • Must be able to provide a U.S. high school diploma, GED, or equivalency with translation
  • Should have a valid authorization to work in the United States, such as U.S. citizenship, permanent residency, or an employment authorization card
  • Must be available and present for the entire duration of the program
  • Must have a tech or healthcare focused target job
  • Prior to applying, please review JVS’s full program eligibility requirements and FAQ.

What You’ll Learn

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  • Research: decoding the job description and identifying informational interviewing opportunities
  • Preparation: developing a strong resume, cover letter, LinkedIn profile, and elevator pitch
  • Application: adapting your resume to fit the job description, and understanding the Applicant Tracking System
  • Interviewing: crafting interview response stories and practicing with corporate partners
  • Networking: creating and leveraging your social and professional networks

The Job Search Accelerator program was a paradigm shift, not only in my job search but also in restoring my faith in myself after years of struggling following my layoff. I landed my dream job in great part thanks to the support of JVS.

~ Mimi, JSA Alum

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