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About Employ Up

Employ Up is the most comprehensive no-cost job training and placement program for Central Indiana residents.

Tailored specifically for those seeking a higher wage, more fulfilling career or those who have been out of work for 6 months or longer, Employ Up provides free career prep, job search & interview training, along with job placement support and direct access to high-tech companies that are hiring new talent.

We’ve helped hundreds prepare for careers in two of Central Indiana’s largest and fastest-growing industries – healthcare and technology. Residents who have successfully completed the Employ Up program earn an average of nearly $60,000/year and enjoy the benefits of mid- to executive-level positions with plenty of room for professional growth.

Employ Up is funded through an $8.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to equip participants with the in-demand skills, tools and connections needed to succeed in a rewarding career.

Employ Up could be your answer to a new career. Services include – but are not limited to:

  • Free one-on-one career coaching: Our career coaches help you map your path to employment. They advise and assist you – even cheer for you – every step of the way.
  • Free immersive Career Prep course: This intensive course gives you the tools to bolster your self-confidence, organize your job search, and market yourself to prospective employers.
  • Free skills training: Our talent development partners deliver training and education programs that can lead to specialized degrees and/or industry-recognized credentials.
  • Paid, work-based learning experience: That’s right. Employ Up pays you to work and learn on the job with select employers through paid internship opportunities, paid work experience, or paid on-the-job training.
  • Free job placement assistance: Our experts serve as your advocate and help open doors to employers who are looking for people just like you.

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30 percent of participants in the program will enter training.

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75 percent of placements are in healthcare/life sciences, engineering or IT.

$130,000

Highest yearly salary of an Employ Up trained participant.

$52,187

Average annual salary of an Employ Up trained participant.

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Attend an Employ Up Information Session!

Information Sessions: Every Tuesday,11am-Noon
Assessment Sessions: Every Thursday, Noon-2pm
Coaching Sessions: Every Thursday, Noon-1pm

Location: 9002 Purdue Road, Suite 200, Indianapolis