Employment & Training
Over the past two decades, we have grown dramatically to meet the needs of our changing economy and the people we serve.
Complete your application (PDF Pop-Up) today to begin receiving support in the following areas:
- funding for tools
- work clothing
Funding can only be awarded where the supportive service is directly linked to full time employment of the client.
In response to our Youth Delegates, we are placing an ever-increasing emphasis on youth workforce development and leadership skills. Other pages provide information on our Tribal Employment Rights Office (TERO), our AmeriCorps and VISTA programs, TCC job openings, trainings and other job openings around the State of Alaska.
- The Work-force Investment Act (WIA) provides participants with classroom training, on-the-job training, work experience and supportive services. Our youth employment program offers your-round and summer only work experience opportunities for 14-21 year olds
- The Job Placement and Training Program assists those who have a job skill to obtain and retain permanent employment. Special initiatives include the promotion of local hire with government agencies and contractors, career counseling and increased coordination among organizations involved in education, training and employment.
- Tribal Employment Rights Office (TERO). TERO, through adoptation of local village ordinances, helps ensure maximum Native hire on or near Indian Lands.
- Youth Employment Services empowers Native youth facing barriers to employment by providing work experience, training and educational opportunities designed to foster world-of-work skills.