Mesa County Workforce Center Newsletter-June 2019

June, 17th, 2019
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UPCOMING  EVENTS: 

RMSER is hiring Teachers, Teacher’s Assistants, and Instructional Aides! Check out the flyer to learn more about the event: RMSER Hiring Event Flyer

Capital Books and Wellness is seeking to fill multiple positions! Learn details about the event by opening the flyer: Capital Books & Wellness Hiring Event Flyer

RESOURCES FOR JOB SEEKERS

Attention Teen Job Seekers!!! Have you heard about Find Your Future? The site allows you to explore careers, find out about upcoming events, and learn about resources available to help jump start your job search. Find out more by visiting: https://findyourfuture.us/

Also, if you are needing guidance on finding a Summer job, please come down to the Workforce Center or call 970-248-7560 to make an appointment with the Youth Employment Specialist!

LinkedIn Workshop: During this 1 hour and 15 minute workshop, you will learn how LinkedIn can you help you network effectively and make professional connections during your job search process.  Detail about registering for this event on the flyer provided: Linkedin Flyer Publisher-July

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Upcoming Events: 
Attention all newly hired and future educators! Troops to Teachers Colorado will be hosting two professional development classes at the Mesa County Workforce Center on August 6, 2019 from 8:30 am-3:00 pm. This event is only open to newly hired or future educators and will provide support and assistance as you start your teaching journey. Don’t worry if you’re not associated with the military. This event is open to all non-military affiliated educators too! Class space is limited so please register before July 19, 2019.
https://educatoreffectiveness.wufoo.com/for…/zy87og40060bf7/

RESOURCES FOR BUSINESSES

We are dedicated to  helping businesses across Mesa County succeed and thrive through our network of resources. We provide up-to-date economic, workforce, labor market data, and recruiting trends that allow you to make informed business decisions that impact your bottom line.

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VET’S CORNER

What is Priority of Service?

At the Mesa County Workforce Center, Veterans and their eligible spouses receive Priority of Service in all federally funded programs. But what exactly qualifies an individual as a Veteran or eligible spouse?

To receive Priority of Service (go to the head of the line) as a Veteran, you need to have at least one day of active duty and anything but a dishonorable discharge. An eligible spouse is the wife or husband of a Veteran who served at least one day of active duty and received anything but a dishonorable discharge. That is all you need to receive Priority of Service at the Mesa County Workforce Center.

Federally funded programs such as the Career Development Program, TANF, and Employment First have eligibility requirements as well. You may qualify for Priority of Service but if you do not meet the eligibility requirements of the program, you cannot participate in that program, regardless of your Veteran status. However, should you meet the eligibility requirements for the program, and qualify for Priority of Service, you will go to the “head of the line”.

Veteran Priority of Service – one of the many ways we say “Thank you for your service” at the Mesa County Workforce Center.

WE’VE BEEN MENTIONED

Mesa County update: Jobless rate drops as labor force grows

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