Workforce & Career Services2019-08-27T12:12:07+00:00

Workforce & Career Services

South Carolina

Workforce & Career Services creates hope and prepares people of all ages for more competitive jobs. Our customers want to identify more promising career paths that fit their skills and interests. We serve youth, veterans, migrants and seasonal farmworkers, low-income individuals, people experiencing homelessness, and other special populations.

NATIONAL FARMWORKER JOBS
PROGRAM

Become self-sufficient during lean times.

In partnership with the National Farmworker Jobs Program (NFJP), Telamon provides services that educate, train, or prepare eligible farmworkers for other jobs. Our trained staff members work one on one with you to develop a plan to meet your needs and help you achieve your goals. The programs can help you identify career paths and assess your skills and interests.

Services include:

  • Career counseling
  • Job and classroom training
  • Customized training programs
  • Remedial education and GED preparation
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) classes
  • Skill upgrades and occupational credentialing
  • Job placement

You can also turn to Telamon for help finding work through on-the-job training, local market information, and job placements. Bilingual services are available in many of our offices.

The U.S. Department of Labor funds this program.

How to sign up for NFJP services.

Wondering if you are eligible for NFJP services? You may be if any of these apply to you.

  • Are you authorized by the Attorney General to work in the United States, and an eligible farmworker or a dependent of an eligible farmworker?
  • Have you, your spouse, or a family member done any of the following in the past 24 months:
    • Worked in packing, picking, processing, or grading fruits or vegetables, or worked in an orchard or vineyard?
    • Worked at a fish, poultry, cattle, horse, deer, or pig farm?
    • Worked on preparing soil, planting, harvesting, transplanting, trimming, or hoeing with plants, orchards, or trees?
  • Are you authorized to work in the United States?
  • Are you enrolled in Selective Service, if applicable?

If you answered “yes” to some of these questions, you may qualify for our services. There are many related jobs that may qualify as agricultural work.

Contact Telamon and a staff member will personally pre-screen you to find out if you or your family member could qualify for our program.

Interested in NFJP services?
Contact the office in your area or fill out the contact form below.

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YOUTHBUILD

Find support and training to get on a career track.

If you left high school prior to graduation, and you’re struggling to find meaningful employment, YouthBuild is for you. The community-based alternative education program provides job training and educational opportunities for youth ages 17-24.

Emphasizing youth empowerment, the project provides construction skills training, academic tutoring, occupational skills training, job placement, support skills and postsecondary education assistance.

Available in Williamsburg and lower Florence counties.

The YouthBuild program is administered by the Employment and Training Administration’s Office of Workforce Investment, Division of Youth Services, and funded by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Interested in YouthBuild?
Call 843-354-5708 or fill out the contact form below.

HOMELESS VETERANS’ REINTEGRATION PROGRAM

Return to steady work and a stable life after service.

If you are a veteran, Telamon can help you overcome homelessness by offering transition and reintegration support.

Services aimed at returning veterans to the labor force may include:

  • Occupational, classroom and on-the-job training
  • Job search, placement help and other support services

Available in Calhoun, Fairfield, Greenville, Kershaw, Lexington, Richland, and Spartanburg counties. The U.S. Department of Labor funds this program.

Interested in the Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program?
Call 864-467-8876 or 803-256-7411, or fill out the contact form below.

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CHANGE YOUR LIFE!

Enroll in one of our Workforce & Career Services programs.

Telamon staff members will provide the required forms, answer all of your questions, and guide you through the documents you need to apply.

Contact 
us.

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Call the office in your area, or use the contact form to get in touch.

Meet
with us.

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The next step is a one-on-one consultation, so we can talk about your interests and our services.

Together, we’ll explore
options.

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We’ll see if you are eligible for our services and which program might work for you.

OUR SERVICES ARE FREE TO THOSE WHO QUALIFY.

Offices located in Aiken, Charleston, Florence, Greenville, Richland and Willamsburg counties also serve children and families in surrounding counties.

Aiken County
  • Telamon SC Workforce and Career Services Aiken at Aiken County Department of Employment and Workforce  • 1571 Richland Avenue East, Aiken, SC 29801 (map) • 803-747-4098
Charleston County
  • Telamon SC Workforce and Career Services Charleston at Goodwill Industries • 1758 Main Road, Johns Island, SC 29455 (map) • 843-790-8608
Florence County
  • Telamon SC Workforce and Career Services Florence • 181 East Evans Street, Suite 212, Florence, SC 29506 (map) • 843-667-4664
Greenville County
  • Telamon SC Workforce and Career Services Greenville – HVRP Office at SC Works Greenville Center / McAlister Square • 225 South Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, SC 29607 (map) • 864-467-8876
Greenville County
  • Telamon SC Workforce and Career Services Spartanburg • 220 East Kennedy Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302 (map) • 864-764-1960
Williamsburg County
  • Telamon Workforce and Career Services – United Way • 417 School Street, Kingstree, SC 29556 (map)
State Administrative Office
  • Telamon South Carolina Workforce and Career Services – State Administrative Office • 2000 Park Street, Suite 103, Columbia, SC 29201 (map) • 803-256-7411

CONTACT US TO SEE HOW WE CAN HELP YOU
TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE.