U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Cambridge Employment Program

Human Service Programs

Are you returning to work? Looking for a better job?

The Cambridge Employment Program (CEP), an adult employment program offered by the Office of Workforce Development, provides career counseling to Cambridge residents age 18 and older, empowering them to reach their employment goals. Our staff can help you:

  • Develop or improve your resume and cover letter
  • Identify your skills and decide on realistic next steps for your career path
  • Learn effective job search strategies and complete online job applications
  • Practice and improve your interview skills

If you are interested in any of these employment services, start by filling out our online Sign Up Form here or come to our office at 51 Inman Street, 1st Floor, to complete the Sign Up Form in-person.

CEP staff created a variety of free informational packets to help residents write resume and cover letters, prepare for interviews, apply for jobs, and more. They are available to download in the “Useful Documents and Resources” section of this webpage.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who qualifies for services from the Cambridge Employment Program?

Any Cambridge resident age 18 and older can schedule time to meet with a career counselor and receive up to three appointments.

How do I sign up?

Fill out Sign Up Form and a career counselor will contact you to schedule an appointment. In-person and virtual appointments are available. You can also come to our office at 51 Inman Street, 1st Floor, to fill out a paper Sign Up Form.

Page was last modified on 11/3/2022 5:56 PM
Contact Us

How can we help?

Please provide as much detail below as possible so City staff can respond to your inquiry:

As a governmental entity, the Massachusetts Public Records Law applies to records made or received by the City. Any information received through use of this site is subject to the same provisions as information provided on paper.

Read our complete privacy statement


Service Requests

Enter a service request via Commonwealth Connect for things like missed trash pickups, potholes, etc.