JCBEA is a collaborative partnership of businesses, chambers of commerce, education and community organizations created from one common mission of connecting business and education to create an outstanding workforce for today and tomorrow.
JCBEA seeks to develop new career and workforce readiness opportunities for students of Jeffco Public Schools, Colorado’s largest school district, Red Rocks Community College, and other educational institutions by engaging employers and business leaders in career and technical education for youth and more. Engaging students and businesses in the workforce readiness of our youth is truly an investment in Jefferson County’s economy, and serves to diversify the future leaders of our community.
What high school and college students learn in JCBEA's Career Readiness program:
* Resume, professional letters, and email writing
* What to say in an interview & what to ask
* Social media & online reputation
* Customer service & phone etiquette
* Critical thinking & conflict resolution
* Leadership development
* Financial responsibility & building credit
* Networking & Mentors
* Career choices, goal setting, and confidence!
Students completing all six sessions of the Career Readiness program receive a Certificate that is honored by businesses engaged in JCBEA's "Priority Hiring" program.
Guy Nahmiach explains his great experience teaching a JCBEA course. He explains how JCBEA allows student to see their future and how real that can be.
JCBEA's featured supporter for July:
The Head Insurance Group is a locally owned insurance agency run by former claims adjusters with over 30 years of experience in that field. You might ask what that means for you - the answer is simple: They are independent, which means they are not tied to any one company. They don't have to try to squeeze your needs into a particular box. They can customize your coverage with the insurance company and policy that best fits your needs and expectations. Phone 303-955-6494.