FREE Services for Young Adults

Employment, Education & Training Opportunities for Young Adults – Ages 16 – 24 

  • Individualized Career Planning and Guidance
  • Occupational Skills Training
  • Internship and On-the-Job Training
  • Referral to Alternative Education and GED Preparation
  • Supportive Services
  • LifeWorks Course – “Where Bright Futures Begin”  (Learn More)
    • Career Exploration and Labor Market Information
    • Career Preparation (Resume and Interview Tips)
    • Soft Skills Training (Bring Your A Game to Work – Learn More)
    • Introduction to Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship
  • And More

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News & helpful tips from Southeast KANSASWORKS

Debbie Cherry Awarded Volunteer of the Year Award

Debbie Cherry, Workforce Specialist for the Pittsburg Workforce Center, was given the Volunteer of the Year award last night at the Pittsburg Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet. Congratulations, Debbie!

Lana Davis Recognized for 30 Years of Service to the State of Kansas

Lana Davis, TAA Case Manager for the Emporia Workforce Center, was recognized for her 30 years of service to the State of Kansas. Congratulations, Lana!

First Spanish Translator Apprentice in the State of Kansas

Flint Hills Community Health center has partnered with Southeast KANSASWORKS to utilize the Kansas Registered Apprenticeship Program to sign the first Spanish Translator apprentice in the entire State of Kansas. Through this program, Flint Hills Community Health...

SOUTHEAST KANSASWORKS
UPCOMING EVENTS

Sun 30

Paola Office

June 18 @ 8:00 am - July 27 @ 5:00 pm
Sun 30

July 4-5 Holiday

June 18 @ 8:00 am - July 6 @ 5:00 pm
Nov 07

Veterans and Non-Veterans Self Employment Event

November 7 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Southeast KANSASWORKS, Inc. is one of five Workforce Development Areas in Kansas designated by the Governor under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

We serve the residents of 17 Kansas counties: Allen, Anderson, Bourbon, Coffey, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Crawford, Elk, Greenwood, Labette, Linn, Lyon, Miami, Montgomery, Wilson, and Woodson.

American Job Centers are located in

Emporia, Chanute, Independence, Paola and Pittsburg.

 

Southeast KANSASWORKS, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program-Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.