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NHEP Employer Resources

Business Resources for NH Employers, Businesses, Non-Profit Organizations, and Community Agencies through the New Hampshire Employment Program (NHEP)

Office professionals working at computerThe New Hampshire Employment Program (NHEP), in partnership with NH Community Action Agencies and The Workplace Success Program, offers the following opportunities to NH employers, businesses, non-profit organizations, and community agencies.

Work Experience Program (WEP)

Does your business or agency need help with tasks such as computer or design work, internet research, general labor/cleaning, food/retail service, customer service calls, assembly, craft projects, mailings, organizing data, fundraising, auctions, surveys, or registration? The Work Experience Program (WEP) can provide your company or non-profit agency with NHEP participants you need for these tasks – all at no fee to you.

NHEP participants are currently receiving temporary cash assistance and have many skills from a variety of careers as well as having educational backgrounds which range from high school coursework to master’s degrees—and they are looking to further develop new skills! Find out more about how NHEP participants can perform work in the WEP Program for your business or agency.

On-the-Job Training (OJT) Program

Does your business or agency need help recruiting and screening employee candidates for current job openings? The On-the-Job Training (OJT) Program can provide you with the following services:

  • Direct Hire Assistance: You call us with your hiring needs. We recruit, prescreen, and refer job candidates to you based on job skills. You interview/hire the best candidate – all at no fee to you.
  • OJT Reimbursement: We recruit, prescreen, and refer job candidates to you based on your needs. You interview/hire the best candidate. We help you develop a training plan. You train them "your way." We pay you up to 50% of the employee's wages for the training period.
  • Tax Credit: If you hire the job candidates we send to you, you may also be eligible for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC).

Find out more about OJT Opportunities for your business or agency!

 
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