Young Adults

WorkOne's Youth-Dedicated Resources Help You Navigate Work Issues

When you are young, getting a good job can be a tough process. Where can you get the experience, training, and job search skills you need? Start here or at your nearest WorkOne Center. WorkOne offers all types of materials, Internet links, job fairs, and resources to help you find a great job and plan your career.

Many resources are available to young adults 16 to 24. WorkOne can help young people who meet Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) eligibility guidelines regardless of whether you're in school or out of school. Contact your WorkOne Center to see if you qualify.

Get Help for Your Job Search

WorkOne can help you assemble the tools you need to get a great job. We give advice on resumes, cover letters, and tips on how to get a job, plus we offer an onsite Information Resource Area full of additional job search tools. Read more >

Plan Now for the Career You Want

Right now is not too early - or too late - to think about your future. We have resources to assist in evaluating your skills, experience and interests so you can judge how your attributes compare with job opportunities. Read more >

Assess Your Skills, Learn about Permits

Younger workers often have special considerations in finding jobs that fit their skills, experience and age. Read more >

Get the Education and Training You Need

The most successful job seekers foster an attitude of life-long learning. Whether you need High School Equivalency (HSE) preparation, a college degree, or technical training, we can help you find the resources to meet your educational and training goals. Read more >

Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth Program Elements

WIOA youth program elements can be grouped around four major themes to help ensure successful outcomes for our young adults and high school students. Read more >

 


High School Students Only

Jobs for America's Graduates

JAG focuses on helping high school students that show promise for a better future to stay in school and graduate. The program also helps students find an entry-level job leading to a career and/or postsecondary education. Read more >

21st Century Scholars Program

Through the 21st Century Scholars Program, Indiana helps qualifying young people to complete a college education. Read more >