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Sheila Savage

Sheila Savage created ex-offender services at CareerSource Escarosa. She was hired as a part-time employee in 2014 to provide counseling and job placement assistance to ex-offenders who were utilizing CareerSource Escarosa services. CareerSource noted that ex-offenders were struggling with their job search. Many employers would not accept applications or consider an ex-offender for many jobs. […]

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Debra C. Smith

My experience with CareerSource Escarosa has been nothing but positive! Through my participation in the Ex-Offender Program, I was able incorporate the information I learned to help gain exemption from being disqualified from obtaining employment in the healthcare field. Sheila Savage graciously dedicated her time to guide me through this process! I want to thank CareerSource Escarosa […]

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Tammy Parker

Tammy Parker was placed in an extremely tough situation when she unexpectedly lost her job. While searching for stable employment, she found herself lacking resources such as childcare and transportation assistance. When discussing this unusual predicament she stated, “Struggling encourages me to always keep pushing forward.” Ms. Parker noted during this challenging time, the support […]

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Michael Capers

When I first came to CareerSource Escarosa, I was introduced to Ms. Sheila Savage who told me about the Ex-Offender Program. I was in the Work Release Program at the time and was officially released in June 2016.  The information she shared with me was very inspiring and made me feel as if I too […]

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Mary Ard

I would like to thank CareerSource Escarosa for helping me achieve my dream of employment in a field where I can actually help people! I came to the CareerSource Escarosa One-Stop Center because I needed to brush up on my computer skills and update my resume. My Workshop Advisor, Craig Shumaker, was so friendly and […]

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Berryhill Eye Care

I recently had the pleasure of working with CareerSource Escarosa’s Business Services Department to post a  job opening and help identify potential candidates on Employ Florida Marketplace. We are a small optometric office whose greatest priority is providing excellent patient care and customer service. Finding candidates with the qualities and work ethic we need isn’t […]

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Carlitha Anderson

I have had such a positive experience in working with CareerSource Escarosa! I have five children and currently work a low paying job in order to make ends meet. Thanks to CareerSource Escarosa and the Workforce Investment Act Program, I am now able to attend Pensacola State College to pursue my degree as a Registered […]

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Perry Gill

Disabled Army Veteran, Perry Gill, has battled with memory impairment and developmental barriers for the majority of his life. However, Perry has always been a worker and was not going to let barriers to get in the way of a career. Mr. Gill enjoyed the structure of the military. His mechanical aptitude and work ethic […]

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Adrianne Daniels, RN

CareerSource Escarosa & WIA Program Staff, I am proud to say that I finally succeeded at obtaining my RN license. After I got my passing test results back I immediate emailed my WIA Career Advisor, Jim Boyden, to report the good news! I took the NCLEX for the Board of Nursing in Florida after I […]

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James Bergeron

Army veteran, James Bergeron, came to CareerSource Escarosa and reported that he had been living out of his truck for several months.  As an ex-felon, he was struggling to find employment. Disabled Veteran Outreach Program Representative, Rachel Cain, networked with numerous local agencies to provide him with food, housing, transportation, and proper interview clothes.  He […]

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