Careers in Gear

APRIL 27, 2023

  • High School Students only: 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM
  • Adult Job Seekers: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE? JACKSON COUNTY EXPO,  MEDFORD, OR

High School Students and adult job seekers can meet with employers in wide range of occupations and careers.

For more details click the Careers in Gear Flyer

HOW SCHOOLS CAN PARTICIPATE:

Careers in Gear is an excellent way for schools in incorporate a Career Related Learning Experience into their students’ portfolios.  Registration begins in the fall of each school year and is on a first-come-first-served basis.  Schools agree to provide a CLRE activity before and after student participation at Careers in Gear to create a holistic learning experience.  Careers in Gear targets 9th-grade students in Southern Oregon as they move to choose vocational pathways in their high school education.

HOW BUSINESSES CAN HELP:

Get involved with our local workforce efforts to grow our own, and keep them in our region!  Your next generation of employees awaits!

Careers in Gear is a business-driven event.  Hundreds of business volunteers lead the day and share their expertise with the students.  There are many ways for a business volunteer to get involved:

  • Attract future workforce to your industry
  •  Get face time with students
  • Showcase your service/product
  • Sponsor the event
  • Contribute door prizes
  • Invite your industry partners to participate

Questions?  Email jen@pyplus.org or sgrier@gracechristian.org

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