TAMPA, FL – CareerSource Tampa Bay’s Young Talent of Tampa Bay program has more than $500,000 to assist recent high school graduates ages 16 to 24 years old, begin post-secondary training, paid-work experience, or entrepreneurial training.
Due to the COVID-19 healthcare crisis, The Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts explosive employment growth for the healthcare industry. In response, CareerSource Tampa Bay’s (CSTB) Young Talent of Tampa Bay program is holding virtual informational session to inform youth about services and training opportunities available.
CSTB has $5000 in scholarships available to support eligible youth interested in starting training in a variety of healthcare programs including: Clinical Medical Assisting, Nursing, Phlebotomy, Dental Assisting, Pharmacy Tech, Respiratory Therapy, Certified Nursing Assistant, Massage Therapy, and more.
Services available through Young Talent of Tampa Bay include:
• Career Exploration
• GED Assistance
• Employability Skills Training, Including Financial Literacy
• National Certifications for Workplace Training
• Career Coaching and Guidance
• Tuition Assistance for local schools
• Limited Supportive Services
• Placement assistance through On-the-Job Training or Paid Work Experience
Upcoming information session:
• September 23, 2020 at 10 a.m. Register for this Virtual Youth Information Session
More information about informational sessions can be accessed on our website at https://www.careersourcetampabay.com/job-seekers/youth.
Eligible young adults need to be out-of-school, between the ages of 16-24, and be Hillsborough County residents. Any questions about the program can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or 813-930-7400.
About CareerSource Tampa Bay
CareerSource Tampa Bay programs and initiatives are fully supported by the U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Agriculture as part of awards totaling $19,293,411.
CareerSource Tampa Bay works with businesses and candidates to leverage their training, retraining, and competitive opportunities in the workforce. CareerSource Tampa Bay provided 173,319 services to 37,054 active Wagner-Peyser individuals during program year 2019-2020. CareerSource Tampa Bay, with our five career centers is the single largest source of job candidates in the region from entry-level to executive-level candidates.
Businesses can access CareerSource’s wide range of services that include recruiting, training for new and existing employees, targeted hiring events, and retention support strategies. All resources and services are provided at no cost to both businesses and job candidates. Programs funded through CareerSource Tampa Bay are equal opportunity programs with auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Persons using TTY/TTD equipment use Florida Relay Service 711. A proud partner of the American Job Center network to learn more, visit www.careersourcetampabay.com.