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Transition Relocation Program

Relocation Spouse Employment Information Transition Assistance Program
Retirees/Separatees Career Planning Sponsorship

Spouse Employment Assistance Program

The Spouse Employment Assistance Program is intended to assist spouses overcoming the difficulties associated with finding employment, especially during the relocation process. It provides comprehensive and standardized employment information and services at Work-Life Offices throughout the Coast Guard.

The Spouse Employment Assistance Program is not an employment office or placement center.

The following assistance and resources are available within the Spouse Employment Assistance Program:

Military Spouse Appointing Authority Fact Sheet
The Military Spouse Appointing Authority is a new hiring authority that provides an additional hiring flexibility for managers to consider as part of their recruitment efforts and provides a mechanism to assist certain military spouses in order to minimize disruptions in military families due to permanent change of station (PCS) relocations, disability and deaths resulting from active duty service.

Employment Links and Resources

Military Spouse Corporate Career Network - Serves all military affiliated applicants
Military Spouse Employment and Resource - American Job Center
USA Jobs - Federal Employment
VetGuide - Sponsored by Office of Personnel Management
Feds Hire Vets - One-stop resource for veteran employment information
Feds Hire Vets - Special hiring authorities for military spouses and family members
Hero 2 Hired (H2H) - Employment search site for Active, Reserve, Retired, and Spouse
Troops 2 Teachers- Helps eligible military personnel into a new career field as a teacher
Helmets 2 Hardhats- Helping military personnel transition into the construction industry
TA Online- Careers for Transitioning Military Personnel
Coast Guard Civilian Careers- Coast Guard civilian vacancies listing
e-VETS Resource Advisor- Sponsored by the Department of Labor
TREA- Retired Enlisted Association
MOAA- Military Officers Association of America
ROA- Reserve Officers Association
Salary to Job Listings - Relocation, Cost of Living, and Job Jistings
GI Jobs-2015 Top Military Friendly Employer List
Recruit Military - Job board from transitioning from service or spouse of a service member
100,000 Job Mission- Leading US companies effort to create 100,000 jobs for transitioning service members and veterans by 2020.  More than 217,000 Veterans hired as of 12/31/2014!
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