There are a number of dedicated senior citizen employment centers in the city for seniors who want to volunteer in their areas of expertise or work for their livelihood or to keep busy. Studies indicate that employment at this age empowers individuals and has positive effects on health, self-image, contact with one’s surroundings, retention of cognitive abilities and more.
Centers for Paid Employment
Plus 60 and UP60+ Placement and Guidance Centers
The center is intended for seniors 60 years and older who want and are able to work and are interested in increasing their incomes improving their welfare.
The HaPlus BeShishim Center is a joint program of the JDC Eshel, the National Insurance Institute’s Special Projects Fund, the Jerusalem Municipality and the Shipour Institute.
The HaPlus BeShishim Center helps those interested in finding employment solutions in a diverse range of professions that suit their wishes, based on their professional backgrounds and individual skillsets. The center’s activities are especially geared towards those finding it difficult to find employment on their own and require guidance and referral to employers.
Services Provided at the Center
- A wide range of employment opportunities for people 60 and older
- Occupational training and guidance
- Knowledge of the demands of the Israeli labor market and new ideas for a continued career
- Personal guidance and support during the job search and following workplace integration
- Development of age-appropriate occupation based on occupational knowledge and experience
- Group activities in preparation for re-entering the labor market
- Training and enrichment days
To schedule a consultation meeting by phone: 02-5468223
Our address is 3 Ben Yehuda Street, 3rd floor
Up 60+ - Guidance and Growth Center for Senior Citizens in Jerusalem
New! The Up 60+ center offers individual and group services to those who have reached retirement and are starting a new stage of life.
The center offers an individual meeting and a workshop for planning and managing the new stage of life, lectures and courses on a variety of topics including financial conduct, use of computers and smartphones, senior citizen benefits and promoting an active and meaningful life.
Our address – 53 HaPalmach Street
For additional information
Phone – 02-6642624
WhatsApp – 050-6725608To the top