The Employment and Job Training member working group is committed to connecting veterans to employers, and employers to veterans. The member organizations in the working group are leveraging each other, as well as their respective networks, across all sectors here in Illinois. The ultimate goal is an Illinois that systematically prepares veterans to enter the workforce and access quality jobs that allow them to leverage their skills, training, and experiences.
The Employment Working Group works together to recruit, prepare, and connect veterans to sustainable employment. The group has identified the following best practices for programs helping veterans in job search:
The following organizations have committed to these best practices and are currently enrolling veterans into their program:
Illinois Work Net Job Search Tools
Illinois Work Net Veterans Step Guide