A total of 8,721 job seekers have used the Job Cafés operated across Seoul as of Dec. 31st, 2016 since the opening of the 1st Job Café in Seoul near Hongik University Station on May 30th, 2016.
Job Cafés are located in Jongno, Sinchon and other areas in Seoul that are frequented by young people. They provide comprehensive services to young people who are preparing to find a job from various employment support programs such as providing job information, job counseling, career consulting and even offer study room rentals.
Currently, Job Cafés offer 'Employment Consultations' which advise job seekers how to prepare to land a job in general, and 'Employment Clinics' which provide information on essentials such as job application forms, interviews and image consulting. They also provide employment support services that can provide practical assistance to young people, including 'Career and Job Counseling', 'Resume · Cover Letter Clinic', 'Special Lectures on Finding a Job', 'Mock Interviews' and others.
Seoul has opened 41 cafes as of the end of 2016 and plans to add an additional 50 this year.