A major reward! The Governor’s Committee on the Employment of People with Disabilities presented Old Spokes Home with the Spirit of ADA Award. We were nominated by our partner, Kathy Johnson, at Vermont Association for Business Industry, and Rehabilitation (VABIR). The letter states that “the award is presented to individuals and businesses who reflect the […]
Armed with charts and graphs, two economists brought a message to southern Vermont: You are not alone…… Speaking at the inaugural Southern Vermont Economic Development Summit on May 24, the experts said this region’s struggles — including a decline in the working-age population and the lack of job growth compared to more urbanized areas — […]
If you get 3SquaresVT, you may be eligible for JFI — a free job readiness and training pilot program. How can I learn more/apply? There are three options to learn more/apply: Call your local Community Action Agency Complete this survey to have someone contact you Call 1-800-339-6433
For Walmart Friday, July 29nd 9:00am-1:00pm Cashiers Job Description and Duties include. The key duties undertaken by Walmart cashiers upon hire concern various aspects of customer service. Primary roles include scanning coupons, applying discounts, processing payments, and ringing up sales on computerized cash registers. Cashiers also take responsibility for handling returns and answering questions […]
– Patrick Leahy and Cory Booker with VABIR’s Christine Longmore at the King Street Youth Center after speaking on the Criminal Justice Reform Panel at City Hall on Monday, May 2nd.
Farm-to-Table Culinary Apprenticeships Interested in a career in the culinary field? Our Farm-to-Table Culinary Apprenticeship program is a 12-week training program designed to lead to permanent food-preparation positions at restaurant and institutional kitchens. http://www.strollingoftheheifers.com/apprenticeship/
April 21 st. 9-2 at the St Johnsbury School.
Friday April 8th. 10-4 CCV Newport
This tuition-free workshop will get you ready to interview for and succeed in your next new job. Drop-In Workshops (Ongoing) * Resume Writing and Revision * First Impressions: Professional Habits and Dress * Career Inventory and Exploration * Speed Interviewing: Practice & Feedback March 25th, 2016, 10a.m. to 2 p.m. Community College of Vermont 100 Main St., Suite […]
On Thursday, March 31, 2016, introduce your business to the workforce of the future. Students and adults will attend this event, the biggest employer showcase in the region. Students from Franklin, Grand Isle and Chittenden Counties (up to 800) will be attending the 18th Annual Franklin Region Career and Job Expo at the Collins-Perley Sports & […]