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Surry County Resource and Employment Center

Resource Center

On Wednesday, February 23, 2011 the County opened the new Surry County Resource and Employment Center, located at 11916 Rolfe Highway in the Town of Surry.  The Center will be open to all residents of Surry County and will assist individuals as they seek employment in addition to providing adult continuing education, GED preparatory classes and GED testing, job skill training and much more.  

The mission of the Surry County Resource and Employment Center is to empower individuals with resources to enhance their knowledge and technical skills to strengthen themselves, their families and the community. 

This venture represents a collaborative partnership between Surry County and outside agencies.  Staff is available to provide assistance with the following activities:

filing for Unemployment Benefits
registration with Job Seeker Services through the Virginia Employment Commission (VEC)
writing resumes
basic computer skills
completing job applications
conducting mock interviews
GED preparation classes; and so much more.
Local and regional job listings are available at the Resource and Employment Center.



Hours of OperationRE Center

Monday through Friday  8:30am-4:30pm
Appointments may be made outside of normal business hours when made in advance.


11916 Rolfe Highway
Surry, VA 23883
Telephone:  757-294-5090
Administrative Contact:
Mr. Tyrone W. Franklin
County Administrator
45 School Street
P.O. Box 65
Surry, VA 23883
Telephone:  757-294-5271
Fax:  757-294-5204