Mark your calendars for In-Demand Jobs Week 2019

2/19/2019

In-Demand Jobs Week is a statewide celebration of jobs, industries and skills that are in demand in Ohio. Districts, schools and teachers should plan to take part in In-Demand Jobs Week, May 6-10. Ohio has more than 236 in-demand occupations, and Ohio’s students deserve to learn about them!

Your participation in this valuable opportunity helps students explore those careers and learn more about the rewards of in-demand jobs. Here are some ideas for how your school or district can take part:

  • Partner with local business and community leaders to plan an event or activity that will inspire excitement and awareness in your students;
  • Invite classroom speakers to talk about an in-demand industry;
  • Host a career fair; or
  • Find more ideas for showcasing in-demand jobs by going to this Guide for Educators.

Become an official part of the statewide celebration by adding your event to the In-Demand Jobs Week event map. Send details about your event to In-DemandJobs@jfs.ohio.gov.

For more information and resources about In-Demand Jobs Week, visit the OhioMeansJobs website.