Education & Employment

Adult Education Resources

Higher Education in New Hampshire: New Hampshire Department of Education’s list of resources for people who are exploring colleges and universities in New Hampshire.

HiSet Testing Information: The State of New Hampshire uses the HiSET test for adults seeking a high school equivalency certificate.

Laconia Adult Education: Laconia Adult Education offers adults in Laconia Adult Basic Education courses, English as a second language classes, apprenticeships in the plumbing and electrical trades, HiSet preparation and testing, and enrichment classes.

NH Bureau of Adult Education: The New Hampshire Bureau of Adult Education supports educational services to adults who have not received a high school diploma or GED certificate or who do not read, write, or speak English.

Employment Resources

CNA Classes and Information: Information about entry-level medical careers and jobs, as well as CNA classes. Includes wage ranges by state and locations for training.

Department of Employment Security: Apply for jobs, find a local office to help with resumes and interviews, or apply for unemployment.

Indeed Job Search: Post your resume, read reviews of employers by employees, and search for employment by zip code, job description, or salary range.

Glassdoor: Read company reviews, employee-shared interview questions, & salary information for thousands of jobs.

NH Job Listings: A job search site where you can post your resume and search job listings.

NH Works: Provides resources and support to people experiencing unemployment. 
NH Works Laconia office:
426 Union Avenue, Suite 3
Laconia, NH 03246-2894
Telephone: 603-524-3960
Fax: 603-524-3963

Nursing Explorer: A good resource for those exploring the nursing field. Learn about nursing schools, view job guides, and find scholarships.

State of New Hampshire Department of Administrative Resources: Listings for State of New Hampshire jobs, internships, and other employment information.

The library computers have resume templates in Microsoft Word and lots of great books on interviewing, resume writing, and starting your own business.