Spotlight

It’s no secret that a beaming smile helps when job searching. Thanks to the West Orange Dental Alliance’s partnership with CareerSource Central Florida, local residents are given full smile restorations along with the tools and resources needed to take a big bite out of unemployment.

CareerSource Central Florida has been focusing its efforts on making a real impact on local businesses by providing screening, hiring and employee training resources at every stage of the business. Although it can be challenging, CSCF’s business consultants remain dedicated to transforming businesses and elevating the community.
View this letter from a new business partner describing how valuable CSCF has proven for his business in just three short months.

The synergy of CSCF, Jobs Partnership and Valencia College prove to be fruitful as career seeker successfully graduates from training program with the help of these three pivotal organizations!
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CareerSource Central Florida has partnered with Florida High Tech Corridor to host the Corridor Talent Forum in Orlando on March 27-29, 2019. This is a unique opportunity to meet and discuss talent acquisition techniques with Harvard, Duke, MIT or Vanderbilt representatives without traveling!

Keep reading to find out exactly how this talent forum can help strengthen relationships with over 50 colleges and universities across the nation…

When Hurricane Maria plagued Puerto Rico in 2017, Carmen Rodriguez Alonso’s quality of life took a turn for the worst. She went from a decent living situation to homeless in a matter of months. With the support of CareerSource Central Florida’s Project Restore, Carmen was able to regain control and get her life back.
Read the genuine thank you letter from Carmen here.

Career seeker Derrick Holman graduated at the top of his Heavy Equipment program. He went from being a new Orlando resident to receiving invitation to be his graduating class speaker! Continue reading to discover how he dug his way into success.

By working with Seminole Career Consultant Julia Perry, career seeker Malcolm Hillery changed his career trajectory and successfully obtained employment as a driver after CSCF provided him a training opportunity to earn his commercial driver’s license (CDL).

Board members Debbie Clements of Duke Energy and Andrew Albu of Albu & Associates, have both participated in CareerSource Central Florida’s hands-on career and business shadowing experience. They were very excited about this opportunity to be involved in the day-to-day processes, and both finished with high recommendations for other Board Members to sign up!

Mayor Teresa Jacobs will be closing out a six year tenure as Consortium Chair. She began her term with CareerSource Central Florida in May of 2012 and will now be the Chair of the Orange County School Board.