Workforce Transitions

If you're looking to transition to a different job or simply seek new employment, Kish has the resources for you.

Workforce Transitions

Everyone's educational journey is different. We find solutions to help people transition into the workforce. Adults, dislocated workers and teenagers come to us for help with career and training services. Some supports we provide to eligible participants include:

  • Office technology for career exploration and job search. This includes computers with internet access, printers, fax machines, telephones and accessibility equipment for individuals with physical, visual and hearing impairments.
  • Career planning for employment and training and community referrals.
  • Financial assistance of up to $10,000 for suitable and eligible students enrolled in a high demand occupation.
  • Weekly workshops to develop job search skills, basic computer literacy, assistance with resume and cover letter writing.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

If you're between the ages of 16 and 24 and are looking to expand your skills and opportunities,  WIOA services could help you become career ready. 

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DeKalb Workforce Development Office

Get on track towards a college education and employment today. We offer education, training and support services to people facing educational and economic barriers to their transition into college and careers.

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Contact Us

Anne-Marie GreenDean of Academic Support & EffectivenessP815-825-9443Eagreen3@kish.edu

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