Career Focus/Spouse Employment

Career Focus / Spouse Employment

The Military & Family Readiness Center supports customers in achieving short- and long-term
employment, education and training, and career goals through employment skills counseling, resources for self-employment, small business and entrepreneurial efforts. We offer labor market information, employment trend tracking, skills development workshops, job referrals, networks to local employers, and on- and off-base resources.

Current programs help with developing a career plan, establishing community network contacts and utilizing employment listings. Classes are open to family members and civilian employees.

Basic Resume Writing

Learn the basic fundamentals of writing a resume, featuring the popular styles and various components of each. Call 719-333-3444 for information/registration.

Visit these websites for additional employment resources: (Pikes Peak Work Force Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Rd, 80907, 719-667-3700 – or – (City of Colorado Springs) (Colorado Springs Utilities) (El Paso County) (State of Colorado)

In Colorado, Military Spouses are entitled to file for Unemployment Insurance (UI) as a result of leaving employment due to PCS orders. File a claim at and click on File for Unemployment. Call PPWC 719-667-3790 for assistance.