These web sites contain information designed to assist job seekers in finding employment and/or training opportunities that may help ensure economic independence and security.
- The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is a program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that serves low-income persons who are 55 and older and have poor employment prospects. Eligible individuals are placed in part-time community service positions with a goal of transitioning to un-subsidized employment.
- The Silver Edition is Florida’s new easy-to-use source of help for persons age 50 and over who are looking for a job or volunteer opportunities. Seniors can then search available jobs offered by “older worker friendly” businesses and organizations and apply for the position online. In addition, they can search for available volunteer opportunities in each community.
- The Employ Florida Marketplace is your one-stop online resource for job listings, education and training opportunities, career building assistance and much more. The Employ Florida Marketplace also uses the new Silver Edition website to attract older workers.
Additional information and resources include:
- Why Older Workers Remain in the Workforce
- Website Helps Older Florida Job Seekers
- Unemployment Rate Among Older Workers