Opportunities for Talent

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August 14, 2019

Connect with 500+ MOTIVATED, RELIABLE and DEPENDABLE jobseekers, 18 and up. Employer registration closes July 31, 2019.

Free On-Site Services for Jobseekers:

  • Resume Review and Interview Coaching

  • Professional Attire Closet, sponsored by Goodwill of North Georgia

  • Mobile Computer Labs for on-the-spot applications, provided by WorkSource Atlanta Region and WorkSource DeKalb

  • Restorative Justice Expungement Program, sponsored by Georgia Justice Project and Fulton County Solicitor Keith Gammage. Counties participating include: Fulton, Clayton, DeKalb and Douglas.

Free On-Site Services for Employers:

  • Exhibit Booth - 6ft table(s) and chairs, table covers if needed

  • Space to Conduct On-site Interviews

  • Application Stations

  • Breakfast and Lunch provided

Space is limited to 40 employers. 

Not actively hiring, but want to support Opportunity Youth in Atlanta? We need volunteers and sponsors for the Job and Resource Fair.

Why should your company get involved with Opportunity ATL?

4.6 million Americans between 16 and 24 are out of school and also not working. Often referred to as Opportunity Youth (OY), these young, motivated workers are a vital and untapped resource looking to fill millions of open roles. In fact, retention rates for opportunity youth are up to 300 percent higher than for their entry-level peers. Many young people, however, are unaware that opportunities are available, nor are they aware of the steps they need to take to secure these jobs. At the same time, employers often lack strategies to effectively recruit, train and retain young workers who face systemic barriers on their path to employment.

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