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Promised Land Employment Service

Who We Are

Job Search Training and Assistance


Start your job search right away; learn how to find the job you want!


Making the right impression

Communicating well with employers and co-workers

Selling your best assets and minimizing your liabilities

Filling out paper and on-line applications

Organizing and planning your job search

Finding the right job and getting to the decision maker

How to interview well and follow-up for success

Introduction to computer basics and internet job search

Managing your life to achieve success on the job

Choosing and keeping the job

Planning and budgeting for the future


Call today us for information and an appointment!

Job Search resources are available to active, enrolled individuals when needed, including:

Referrals for personal needs

Resume development

Personal Job Search Coach

Telephone, fax, and voice mail service

Computer and high-speed internet access

Practice interview with community volunteers

Hygiene and grooming supplies

Interview and class clothing

Transportation assistance

Limited office supplies

Referral for debt management and checking account classes


412 North Church

Rockford, IL 61108



Currently serving those who are homeless, economically disadvantaged parents, U.S. Military Veterans, and those who are on parole through the Illinois Department of Corrections. Program enhancements added every year.


What We Do

The PLES mission is to empower the economically disadvantaged to provide for themselves and their families by assisting them in the procurement of meaningful careers.



The vision of PLES is to equip and empower individuals for transitional, second chance careers.




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