Mil/Vet Employment Roadmap

Welcome to the Roadmap!

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Welcome to the Arizona Roadmap to Veteran Employment!

The Roadmap is a statewide plan that engages public and private sector organizations with a goal of connecting service members, veterans and their family members to employment opportunities, training & resources. The Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services and the Arizona Coalition for Military Families are the lead implementation partners.

Arizona Roadmap to Veteran Employment from Arizona Coalition on Vimeo.

The Employment Equation

The roadmap is structured around an employment equation that encompasses a focus on the interests and needs of different key stakeholder groups, as well as the relationship between those stakeholders with an end goal of successful hiring and retention:

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What are the goals of the roadmap?

The roadmap focuses on the following targets for each of the key stakeholder groups from the employment equation. Click the link below each icon to view recommendations and next steps.

Roadmap Stakeholders

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Job seekers and employees have access to information and support resources for their job search and career progression.

Recommendations & next steps for job seekers.

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Employment service providers are equipped with the training, contacts and resources to effectively assist job seekers with job search and barriers.

Recommendations & next steps for employment service providers.

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Employers know the value of these employees, how to connect to this pool of job seekers and can effectively capitalize on and retain employees.

Recommendations & next steps for employers.

Are you a community member that wants to help? See recommendations and next steps for community members.

Roadmap Summit

Interested in learning more? In March 2015, the Coalition and the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services partnered with Arizona PBS to conduct the Arizona Roadmap to Veteran Employment Summit. You can view the event videos produced by Arizona PBS.

Roadmap Summit Morning Session:

Arizona Roadmap to Veteran Employment Summit – Morning Session from Arizona Coalition on Vimeo.

Roadmap Summit Afternoon Session (including remarks by Governor Ducey):

Arizona Roadmap to Veteran Employment Summit – Afternoon Session from Arizona Coalition on Vimeo.