April 2016 Central Ohio Works Newsletter

S.O.A.R.hire! Summer Employment Initiative 2016 As the lazy days of summer approach, we are working to help central Ohio’s young adults find summer jobs and internships! While the application for 14-17 year-olds closed Friday, April 22nd, the S.O.A.R.hire! Summer Employment Initiative application is open until April 29th for young adults

2016 S.O.A.R.hire! Summer Employment application has closed!

The online application period for the 2016 S.O.A.R.hire! Summer program has closed. Thanks for applying! We look forward to the start of internships in June. S.O.A.R.hire! Summer is a collaboration between Franklin County, the City of Columbus, COWIC/OhioMeansJobs, community organizations and businesses throughout Columbus and Franklin County. The program places

April 2016 Job Expo Series

When: Every Thursday in April, 1-5pm Where: COWIC/ OhioMeansJobs-Columbus Franklin County Job Center (Jerry Hammond Building) 1111 E. Broad St. Columbus, OH 43205 (Corner of Broad St. & Ohio Ave.) April is full of job expos at OMJ-CFC! See our calendar of employers who are looking to hire! Thursday, April 7,

Job Center employees examine employment barriers for people with disabilities

Employees and clients from Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) spoke candidly with OhioMeansJobs/ Columbus-Franklin County Job Center employees about their experiences searching for and keeping employment as people with physical and mental disabilities. “You’re not going to be able to work with your body, so you will have to work