Employer Partnerships

We offer a scalable recruiting platform that can reach thousands of students a year to spread awareness about your industry needs and opportunities.

Volunteer

Work with BridgeYear to provide a meaningful community engagement opportunity for your employees at local schools while promoting opportunities in your industry.

Reach

BridgeYear reaches thousands of students each year. By partnering with us, you will gain access to our city-wide outreach strategy that will spread information about your brand and hiring needs.

Recruitment

Gain direct access to a motivated pool of entry-level applicants coming from your local public schools. Use this pipeline to fill critical industry shortages while building opportunities for all.

BUILD YOUR pipeline of entry-level talent

Many industries are struggling to recruit skilled employees to replenish their workforce. This is in large part due to the fact that the majority of students today simply do not know about these jobs or the pathways needed to obtain them. BridgeYear fixes this problem by offering our Career Test Drive® experience, a unique career exploration opportunity that is both employer driven and student informed.

For our employer partners, BridgeYear offers a a scalable and proven recruiting platform that reaches thousands of students a year to spread awareness of industry needs and opportunities. 

To capitalize on this BridgeYear experience, employers can help in various different ways like providing: industry expertise, materials for CTDs, and/or monetary donations to contribute to BridgeYear’s nonprofit mission.

Frequently Asked Questions

To partner with BridgeYear, employers can provide any of the following:

  • Industry expertise – we take great care in ensuring our career simulations are not only fun, but accurate. To do this we need your industry expertise to verify average wages and current growth rates as well as your creative ideas in designing new CTD modules!
  • Materials for CTDs – when designing and building new CTD modules for our fairs, we strive to provide the materials real professionals use. So, by helping to contribute authentic materials from your industry, you’s help ensure students are getting the most accurate simulation possible. 
  • Monetary donations – if you cannot provide any of the above, or you can but would like to give more, a simple monetary donation always goes a long way to making sure our mission stays alive

Partner With BridgeYear

Employer Spotlight

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Chamberlin Roofing and Waterproofing has teamed up with BridgeYear to increase awareness about career opportunities in professional building services. Through a series of site visits, staff trainings, and brainstorming meetings, Chamberlin supplied BridgeYear the new Caulker Career Test Drive® module for students in the 2019-2020 school year. This module exposes students to entry-level jobs and on-the-job trainings available at Chamberlin.

"Kids don’t really have any idea what a job actually is until they’re in it. With a Career Test Drive®, they can get a taste and decide if they’re interested in learning more about it afterward.”
- Tommy Hernandez, Executive Director of HR at Chamberlin

Chamberlin Roofing and Waterproofing
Partner since 2018

CONTACT US

5250 Gulfton Street, Suite 2E

Houston, TX 77081

info@bridge-year.org 

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