Melissa RollinsAssistant County Administrator
P. O. Box 65
Phone: (757) 294-5271
Fax: (757) 294-5204
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 Benefitsregistration with Job Seeker Services through the Virginia Employment Commission (VEC)writing resumesbasic computer skillscompleting job applicationsconducting mock interviewsGED preparation classes; and so much more. Local and regional job listings are available at the Resource and Employment Center.
Hours of Operation:Monday through Friday 8:30am-4:30pm Appointments may be made outside of normal business hours when made in advance.
Location:11916 Rolfe HighwaySurry, VA 23883Telephone: 757-294-5090 Administrative Contact:Mr. Tyrone W. FranklinCounty Administrator45 School StreetP.O. Box 65Surry, VA 23883Telephone: 757-294-5271Fax: 757-294-5204