In Kansas and across the nation, unemployment fraud, identity theft, and scams are on the rise.
If you think you are the victim of identity theft or someone has filed a fraudulent claim using
your name or information – or if you are an employer, and you believe fraudulent claims are
being filed against your unemployment insurance account – click the button below to report.
The Kansas Registered Apprenticeship Program balances a unique partnership
between job seekers and employers throughout the state.
The program incorporates classroom studies through on-the-job training supervised by a skilled employee.
The U.S. Department of Labor, Veterans’
Employment and Training Service (VETS)
offers employment and training services
to eligible veterans through a non-competitive
Jobs for Veterans State Grants Program.
Find career, training and job search resources just for you!
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We can help you identify your career interests and educate you about the in-demand careers in the local area.
Begin your online job search where you can search for jobs by location or by keyword.
Enroll in adult education and college Career Technical Education courses
Learn English as a second language
Prepare for the GED® Test
Strengthen reading, writing, and math skills
JOB FAIRS to help job seekers and employers find and fill open job opportunities.
RESOURCE FAIRS to help Kansans in need find agencies that offer assistance.
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– Job Seekers –
We offer a wide range of employment services at no cost!
Referrals to Employment
Work-Based Learning Opportunities
Resume Writing Tools and Interviewing Skills
Resources Rooms with Computer and Internet Access
Outreach and Remote Services
Job Fairs and Hiring Events
Access to Training Programs
Work Ready Assessment and Certification
Similar Employment-Related Services
The Southeast Kansas Local Area V Workforce Center system is designed to provide a full range of services and assistance opportunities to job seekers and employers under one roof, serving the residents of 17 Kansas Counties.
American Job Center Office Hours:
Southeast KANSASWORKS offices are open by appointment only.
Monday – Friday
8:30 am – Noon
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
We open at 9:00 am each Thursday
(Paola Office – Closed on Fridays)
Schedule an Appointment
Appointments will be scheduled during open hours, in 30 minute and 1-hour increments, based upon need. You must pass COVID-19 screening procedures prior to entering the Workforce Center including temperature checks. Masks are recommended and will be available to you.
Contact your local Workforce Center to schedule an appointment today!