Career Services
The mission of the Career Services Department is to provide comprehensive career development and readiness for students. Students can expect to build the necessary career related skills to prepare for employment. Employers can expect to connect with students who have the basic work skills necessary to be successful in a career setting.

Resume Template for Senior Portfolio
Use this template to complete your basic entry level resume for your senior portfolio
Resume Building Instructions
Learn the basic format of a resume as well as important information every resume should have.
Cover Letter Template
This template helps you write a proper cover letter to showcase your skills for a specific job.
Follow Up Letter Template
This template helps you write a proper follow up letter after an interview.
Resume Template on Google Drive for Penta
This link contains templates for all of the career-technical labs at Penta Career Center. To access, you must have a Penta-issued Google account.

Job Search
Interviewing Handout
From the University of Montana Career Services, this page will help you prepare for every aspect of an interview.
The only 6 things you need to bring to a job interview
Want to nail that big interview? Don't forget any of these 6 things the day of!
6 steps to appropriate interview body language
4 Traits That Hiring Managers Want in a New Employee
The Skills Americans Say Kids Need to Succeed In Life
What are the top skills needed by young people today? Read more to learn the top 10 skills Americans think young adults need to succeed!
15 Step Guide to Nailing Any Job Interview
From, read about the top 15 things you should do to get the job!
What To Ask At The End Of An Interview
Watch this Youtube video to learn what questions to ask to finish off a great interview!
Top 5 Questions NOT To Ask On An Interview
Watch this Youtube video to learn what NOT to ask during the job interview!

Job Placement
Cosmetology/Hair Design Internship Program

Job Bank
Employer Enrollment Link
Existing User Login Link
Instructions for posting (.pdf)

Description of jobs that can/cannot be posted:
Penta Career Center is a career and technical high school dedicated to teaching employable skills in a variety of career and technical programs that translate into viable career options for students. Employers who wish to register and use Penta's Job Bank must remember that the majority of users will be 16-18 year old high school students. Although alumni and Adult Education students are encouraged to search for employment through Penta's Job Bank, any employer deemed to be inappropriate for a high school student will not be approved to post jobs with Penta Career Center.

Job Bank Link

Admission Criteria

Students must be enrolled in one of the sixteen member school districts to be eligible to apply for admissions to Penta Career Center. Students applying to attend Penta as a sophomore will begin an online applciation to complete a referral for a career assessment. Applying juniors and senior will complete the online applicaiton.