Job Portal: Job Coaching

This Job Portal was created during the COVID-19 Pandemic as a way for Library staff to offer help to the Austin community through a challenging and uncertain job market.

Job Coach Services

Job Coaches are available for the following assistance:

  • Help setting up an email address
  • Proofreading/formatting help for resumés and cover letters
  • Help using Library resources for your job search
  • Help troubleshooting online applications job search sites
  • 30-minute scheduled appointments for 1:1 job-seeking help via email or phone

For in-depth assistance, please explore the following resources:

Job Coaches Are Here for You

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Book a Job Coach

Request a 30 minute 1:1 session with a library job coach. 


If you would like us to help with a resume or cover letter, please let us know in your request so our Job Coaches can reach out to get those documents prior to your coaching session.

We will respond to requests in the order they are received; thank you for your patience with any delays. 

How the 1:1 sessions work:

  • Fill out the form above for a 1:1 session and explain what you need help with. Please be specific so we can make the most of your time. Appointments can also be made by calling the reference line at (512) 974-7400, option 1. Let the librarian know you need to request a job coaching appointment and they will fill out the form on your behalf.
  • A librarian will contact you within 2-3 business days, sessions will be scheduled within a week of contact unless a later date is desired. Appointments are not available on weekends.
  • Additional appointments can be requested with a maximum of three appointments per month.


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