Root & Rebound, LARRP, LATTC, Center for Living & Learning & Mayor's Office of Economic Opportunity, The Office of Reentry invite you to join us
Fair Chance Employment Workshop
Wednesday, November 15th from 8:30am to 12pm
LA Trade Tech College
Redwood Hall, 400 W. Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Training on Legal Obligations & Benefits of Fair Chance Hiring
Led by the Root & Rebound legal team to prepare workforce development professionals to empower their job seekers in reentry with knowledge of their rights in the hiring process, as well as how to communicate the business case for "fair chance hiring" to employers. Attendees will learn WHAT employers can ask about a job applicant's record; HOW & WHEN employers can run background checks; and BEST PRACTICES for preparing your trainees/clients who have had a history of incarceration.
Expert Reentry Employment Panel
Featuring highly experienced workforce developers with on-the-ground knowledge of working with people in reentry and best practices, as well as time for Q&A to address:
- How to best prepare clients to respond to LA's Fair Chance process
- How to demonstrate evidence of rehabilitation
- How to speak with employers regarding the new law
- Tips on selling transitional job experience to employers
Free refreshments and parking will be provided for this event.
To purchase your ticket for this event, please sign up at the link below: