Easter Seals Arkansas and UAMS host Career and Resource Fair - KATV - Breaking News, Weather and Razorback Sports

Easter Seals Arkansas and UAMS host Career and Resource Fair

Posted: Updated:

Easter Seals Arkansas and UAMS host a Career and Resource Fair on Saturday, October 26th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is timed to coincide with National Disability Employment Awareness month in October.

The event will take place at the Sharon Moone- Jochums Center for Training and Wellness located at 14901 Cantrell Road.

The career fair will give qualified job seekers with disabilities an opportunity to connect with companies actively looking to hire. The following companies and many more will be on site:

- UAMS Baptist Health

-The City of Little Rock

- Kroger

- PRIDE Industries

- Walgreens

- Service Professionals

- Arkansas Rehabilitation Services

The Career and Resource Fair is unique because it is for individuals with disabilities and their families.  Employers will be on site discussing job opportunities, taking applications and answering questions.

Volunteers will be available to help individuals fill out applications. There will also be helpful resource information available as well as health screenings. Interpreters will be on site (ESL and Spanish). Veterans are welcome

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Mount Vernon community remembers hit-and-run victim’s life

    Mount Vernon community remembers hit-and-run victim’s life

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:12:49 GMT
    Heather Danielle Baker's infectious smile was on the minds of all who attended her memorial in Mount Vernon on Aug. 25. Family and friends filled the Mount Vernon-Enola High School gym, most wearing purple in celebration of Baker's life.More >>
    Heather Danielle Baker's infectious smile was on the minds of all who attended her memorial in Mount Vernon on Aug. 25. Family and friends filled the Mount Vernon-Enola High School gym, most wearing purple in celebration of Baker's life.More >>
  • Jermain Taylor pleads not guilty, given $25K bond

    Jermain Taylor pleads not guilty, given $25K bond

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:11 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:11:53 GMT
    Professional Boxer Jermain Taylor has pleaded not guilty on charges for first degree battery and aggravated assault. Wednesday morning, he was given a $25,000 bond by Pulaski County District Court Judge Wayne Gruber.More >>
    Professional Boxer Jermain Taylor has pleaded not guilty on charges for first degree battery and aggravated assault. Wednesday morning, he was given a $25,000 bond by Pulaski County District Court Judge Wayne Gruber.More >>
  • Woman cleared of wrongdoing, officer fired after withholding evidence

    Woman cleared of wrongdoing, officer fired after withholding evidence

    Woman cleared of wrongdoing, officer fired after withholding evidence

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:22:22 GMT
    Officer Mark WinchesterOfficer Mark Winchester
    FAULKNER COUNTY (KATV)--A Mayflower Police officer is fired, after a prosecutor said he withheld evidence regarding an investigation. Officer Mark Winchester was terminated this morning. More >>
    FAULKNER COUNTY (KATV)--A Mayflower Police officer is fired, after a prosecutor said he withheld evidence regarding an investigation. Officer Mark Winchester was terminated this morning. More >>