Job Search Resources for People Impacted by the Justice System

Are you worried that your past might get in the way of your job search? Don’t let this concern keep you from applying for a job. Understanding how your criminal record impacts each step of the hiring process will build your confidence and help you overcome roadblocks. It takes time and work to find both the right job and the right employer. Use the resources in this section to:

  • better understand the process
  • prepare to fill out a job application
  • succeed at a job interview
  • find community organizations and programs to help you through the process


  • Improve Your Chances of Getting Hired
    Some employers hire many people with criminal records. Other employers may be more hesitant. Visit this website to find tips to help improve your chances of getting hired.

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