Career Center

Welcome to the Career Center at PHCC! 

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Resume-building & cover letter writing
  • Job prep workshops
  • News about career events & job fairs
  • Job listings from local employers
  • Job referrals & leads
  • Internship listings

Job Prep Workshops include:

  • Job search strategies
  • Interviewing techniques
  • Resume writing
  • Projecting a professional image
  • Mock interviews

Students and alumni can create account profiles at College Central to:

  • Search full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities.
  • Create and upload a resume and career portfolio for employers.
  • Access event announcements, career advice documents, podcasts, videos, and articles.

College Central Job OpportunitiesThe Virginia Education Wizard provides an online career interest inventory to help users identify interests, abilities, values, likes and dislikes,
and personality strengths and traits. Users can also learn about:

  • Pursuing education through the Virginia Community College System
  • Potential careers
  • Job forecasts
  • Job descriptions
  • Salary information
  • Financial aid and paying for college
  • Transferring to a four-year institution

CareerScope is an assessment program that measures aptitude and interests through a variety of tasks. Results are compiled into an
Individual Profile Analysis (IPA) to identify the most significant interest area preferences.

WHERE TO FIND US:

Walker Building, Room 203
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Shannon Whitlow
Career Services Coordinator
276-656-5483