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Thursday
Feb072013

Series of Career and Resource Fairs Set for Chicago and Aurora

The National Latino Education Institute (NLEI) will host a series of career fairs on April 11th in Chicago and on April 7th in Aurora, Illinois. Employers will meet job hopefuls and accept their resumes, while special guest speakers will conduct seminars with valuable information for those looking for work.

The career fair scheduled for Thursday, April 11th will be held at NLEI, 2011 West Pershing Road in Chicago. The career fair on Thursday, March 7th will be held at St. Therese Church, 271 North Farnsworth in Aurora. All events run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Participating employers will meet with job seekers, answer questions about their companies or firms, and provide guidance to fair attendees.

The career fairs will include exhibitors providing important social service resources. The events are open to all, but are also exceptional opportunities for bilingual professionals and veterans of the U.S. armed forces. NLEI, formerly Spanish Coalition for Jobs, has over 40 years of continuous experience with job training, education and placement in a variety of industries and professions. For many years, training programs at NLEI have placed thousands of graduates in medical settings, as medical assistants, office assistants and office managers. As a non-profit organization, NLEI provides training and support services at significantly affordable rates, with financial assistance available for those who qualify. For more information, visit (http://www.nlei.org/index.php) or call NLEI at 773-247-0707, extension 218.