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CareerSource Central Florida Now Open by Appointment

Friday, June 26, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, overall, in May Florida’s jobless rate stood at 14.5%. However, our local area is faring worse. The counties with the four highest unemployment rates are all in Central Florida: Osceola County has a […]

SPS Connects Students to Public and Private Safety...

By Jeff Goltz, Executive Dean, School of Public Safety On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, the School of Public Safety (SPS) hosted another successful job fair. Thirty-five regional, state, federal and private public safety agencies set up to recruit our students for a variety of employment opportunities in public safety. Additionally, Valencia College and the University of […]

Support Valencia: Promote Upcoming Valencia College Job F...

If you love working at Valencia College and you know other people who you think would love our community and culture, now is your chance to help them find their ideal role at the College. Valencia College is hosting two job fairs in the coming days and weeks, and you’re encouraged to share the good […]

Valencia Meeting Community Needs Through the Disney...

With the launch of Disney Aspire, an educational investment program for Disney’s more than 50,000 part-time and full-time hourly employees, comes an exciting opportunity and responsibility for Valencia College. As a partner institution and in-network provider for Guild Education, which is the organization managing Disney’s education initiative, Valencia is one of the colleges Disney Aspire cast […]

Promoting Work-based Learning Outside of the Classroom

Education is important, but, as professionals, we know that attaining degrees is only part of the equation. It’s also imperative that students gain real-life experience. That’s why Internship and Workforce Services offers two job fairs each year, one of which was held Thursday, October 4, 2018, on West Campus. This event attracted 175 students and […]

Public Safety Job Fair — The Biggest to Date!

By Jeff Goltz, Executive Dean, Public Safety When the School of Public Safety (SPS) was commissioned in December 2014, the School’s intentional service integration mission was established to integrate law enforcement, fire rescue, corrections, emergency management services, the private and hospitality security industry, and other public safety organizations. This integration not only included education and training, but outreach […]

Donate Your Gently Used Professional Attire to...

A Message from Michelle Terrell, Director, Work-based Learning The Internship and Workforce Services Office, in partnership with the Alumni Association and the Career Centers, is preparing to host the annual Spring Job Fair on West Campus, Thursday, March 29, 2018, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The job fair will be open to all Valencia […]

Internship and Part-Time Job Fair Scheduled for...

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Internship and Workforce Services is hosting an Internship and Part-Time Job Fair on Thursday, October 26, 2017, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on the West Campus. To help open this opportunity to Osceola Campus students, Student Development is sponsoring bus transportation to […]

May 2017 Kudos

Week of May 14 – 20, 2017 Three Valencia Leaders Named Aspen Presidential Fellows Congratulations to Kathleen Plinske, president, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses, and Kim Sepich, vice president, student affairs, who have completed the inaugural Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence. Kathleen and Kim were two of only 40 selected into this […]

Spring Job Fair Connects Students and Employers

By Matthew Abalos, Coordinator, Internship and Workforce Services Internship and Workforce Services (IWS) and the Career Services Department (CS) are happy to announce that the 2016 Spring Job Fair was a huge success. We hosted 34 employers and had nearly 320 student attendees on Thursday, March 31, 2016, at the West Campus Special Events Center. Many students […]