OMJ_ReadinessSeal.pngOhio high school students now can earn recognition by showing they are prepared to contribute to the workplace and their communities. The OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal is a formal designation students can earn on their high school diplomas and transcripts indicating they have the personal strengths, strong work ethic and professional experience that businesses need.

To earn the OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal, motivated high school students must demonstrate certain professional skills required for success in the workplace. Students work with at least three experienced and trusted mentors who validate the demonstration of these skills in school, work or the community.

The OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal is available for the graduating classes of 2018 and beyond and will be printed directly on Ohio diplomas and transcripts. The seal also counts toward graduation options for students in the class of 2018.


OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal Guidance and Resources


Testimonials

As an employer in Northeastern Ohio for over 50 years, we understand firsthand the challenges and barriers that many face in gaining employment, particularly coming out of high school. This program provides a strong first step in the direction of ensuring that high school graduates are well prepared for their next steps in life – employment, post-secondary education or training, or both.” 

Dan T. Moore, CEO 
Dan T. Moore Company 

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Last Modified: 5/18/2018 12:05:47 PM