CareerSource CHIPOLA Services
Our CareerSource Chipola centers have resources available in the Resource Rooms to assist you in your search for a job, a better job or a career. Your job search may be self-directed or with the assistance of our knowledgeable staff. Free services to assist with your job search include:
♦ Internet access, phone, fax machines, copy machines and printers
♦ Assistance with resume preparation
♦ Workshops designed to help you land that next job
♦ Skills identification and assessment
♦ Vocational and career counseling
♦ Labor Market Information
♦ Assess to Local, State and National Job Listings via the Employ Florida Marketplace
Federal Bonding Program: The Federal Bonding Program is an incentive program that allows employers to hire, with limited liability to their businesses, at-risk job applicants. If you are an ex-offender, recovering substance abuser, or other at-risk individual this may help your chances of being hired for a job. For more information on the Federal Bonding Program, contact Myra Rowe (850-633-2744; firstname.lastname@example.org) in Marianna or Renee Andrews (850-845-0738; email@example.com) in Chipley.
The CareerSource Chipola centers can assist job seekers with the following:
♦ Applying for a PELL Grant to help pay for education and training,
♦ Applications for Reemployment Assistance,
♦ Workforce Investment Act and other programs designed to help you obtain the skills you need, and
♦ You can file your Florida Unemployment Compensation claim online at http://www2.myflorida.com/apps/uc/fluid or by calling toll-free at 1-800-204-2418 during the following hours:
Monday - Friday from 7:30 a.m.- 7:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
For additional information or instructions, please contact the Claims Assistance Center at 1-800-204-2418, or visit http://www.floridajobs.org/job-seekers-community-services/reemployment-assistance-center/file-a-claim and choose from a list of topics.