Colleges and Programs
Prepare RI – This initiative’s aim is to close the gap between what students learn in school and what they need for high demand jobs. Prepare RI has partnerships with the Rhode Island government, private industry leaders, the public education system, universities and non-profits across the state.
Job Seekers and Career
Tech/Hire Rhode Island – Hundreds of local employers, training providers and community organizations have committed to building a robust pipeline of tech talent to meet Rhode Island’s rapidly evolving tech job market. Through this non-profit social enterprise, scholarships, apprenticeships and internships are available in support of the mission to expand learning pathways so all Rhode Islanders can work, earn and learn to their full potential.
Network RI – The netWORKri has job centers located throughout the state. Job seekers and employers are matched through quality employment programs and services. There is no cost for the services available to you through these centers.
Rhode Island State, Apply RI – A great resource for state employment opportunities. The information on open positions is delivered to you in a sortable table of judicial, uncommon and educational job postings. To apply, simply set up an account and complete a profile.
Rhode Island City and Town Job Opportunities – Positions currently open in city and town municipalities across the state of Rhode Island are available to you at this state sponsored webpage.
Rhode Island DLT (Department of Labor and Training), Employ RI – Jobs, training, apprenticeships, job fairs…..there is an abundance of good information no matter what your job status or your level of education.
Leadership and Development
Rhode Island Health Care Association – Being a member of this healthcare association will give you support as you provide quality health care and quality of life to the residents of Rhode Island’s skilled nursing facilities.
RIMTA (Rhode Island Marine Trade Association) – Members of this association include boat builders, manufacturers, marinas, boatyards, service providers, retail and wholesale outfitters, educational institutions and other organizations. As a member, you are offered training, teamwork on initiatives, a voice is legislation, potential to build your workforce and network with industry leaders and ideas.
Entrepreneurs and Start-ups
Rhode Island Office of SBA – This website has an abundance of good and necessary information for the small business owner. Additional helpful information on topics such as licensing, trade name registration, permits and zoning ordinances.
Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training, Veterans Services – Many of the services needed by our country’s well-deserved veterans can be found here. Compensation claims, counsel on employment, educational programs, medical care entitlement, nursing home assistance, and other related activities and resources for veterans are available.
RI Serves – Veterans and their families who reside in Rhode Island, as well as active-duty service members, are eligible for support from this network. This organization’s aim is to support all individuals who have worn the uniform of our military. Care coordinators will work with you and your family to help find appropriate local resources.
Rhode Island Department of Veterans Affairs – On this site, veterans will find an abundance of information on centers, facilities, programs, benefits, and much much more. A super resource for our nation’s heroes.
The American Legion – Rhode Island – Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistant, and more.