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Job Seekers > Youth Services > Job Corp
Job Corps is a no-cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 through 24 get a better job, make more money, and take control of their lives.

At Job Corps, students enroll to learn a trade, earn a high school diploma or GED and get help finding a good job. When you join the program, you will be paid a monthly allowance; the longer you stay with the program, the more your allowance will be. Job Corps provides career counseling and transition support to its students for up to 12 months after they graduate from the program.

Through a nationwide network of campuses, Job Corps offers a comprehensive array of career development services to at-risk young women and men, ages 16 to 24, to prepare them for successful careers. Job Corps employs a holistic career development training approach which integrates the teaching of academic, vocational, employability skills and social competencies through a combination of classroom, practical and based learning experiences to prepare youth for stable, long-term, high-paying jobs.

There are over 120 Job Corps campuses located throughout the United States, each offering educational training and a variety of vocational training programs. For nearest location, click here.

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Coffee Talk

for Job Seekers
(free events)
Job Seekers Networking



Monday - July 28, 2014
1 PM - 3 PM
   TOPIC:  "Focus and Motivation in your Job Search"
Medina Library
210 South Broadway

Medina, OH  44256

Monday - August 11, 2014
1 PM - 3 PM

   TOPIC:  "Strength Finder"
Brunswick Library
3649 Center Road
Brunswick, OH  44212

Monday - August 25, 2014
1 PM - 3 PM

   TOPIC:  "LinkedIn Tips & Tricks"
Medina Library
210 South Broadway

Medina, OH  44256

JOB SEEKER GROUP Join us at MedinaWorks/Medina County Workforce Development to share your job search experiences and get practical tips from professional staff and other job seekers.

MONDAY COFFEE TALK FOR JOB SEEKERSGroup Meets monthly from 1-3pm on the 2nd Monday at Brunswick Library and 4th  Monday at the Medina Library.  Tese sessions present information and group interaction.  Contact Susan Brophy  for more information 330-722-9332.

MANAGEMENT GROUP This group of management professionals meets at MedinaWorks the 1st and 3rd Fridays each month.  Contact Susan Brophy at 330-722-9332 or to see if this is the group for you.