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Resources for Employees in Transition

The NYS/UUP Joint Labor-Management Committees are committed to assisting UUP represented employees who are considering a career transition either through retraining, career advancement, or professional development initiatives. They are also committed to assisting employees with addressing their work, home, and life issues. The following websites have been identified as possible resources to assist with these matters.

Resources available to employees who have been retrenched or are at high risk of retrenchment:

Employment Committee  http://nysuup.lmc.ny.gov/employment/index.html

Resources available to all employees:

SUNY employment opportunities  offer a search engine to find employment opportunities throughout the SUNY system – http://www.suny.edu/SUNY_employment/index.cfm

Governor's Office of Employee Relations  http://www.goer.ny.gov

Higher Education Websites

New York State Department of Laborhttp://www.labor.ny.gov/home

NYSUT Handbook for Laid-Off and Retrenched Employees: A resource for NYSUT members - http://www.nysut.org/~/media/files/nysut/resources/2011/january/nysutlayoffhandbook.pdf

NYS/Joint Labor-Management Funded Programs are available to assist employees dealing with various life issues:

  • New York State Work-Life Services Program provides NYS employees with a network of resources to address their work, home, and life issues. http://www.worklife.ny.gov/index.html

  • New York State Employee Assistance Program is a peer assistance program sponsored by labor and management. It provides confidential information, assessment, and referral services to NYS employees and family members. http://www.worklife.ny.gov/EAP/index.html

  • NYS Balance is a confidential resource and referral service for executive branch NYS employees and their family. It provides a 24 hour, 7 day per week toll free number to connect to certified consultants, free educational resources, online assessment tools, webinars, and skill builder activities. http://www.nysbalance.ny.gov (Contact your HR office, EAP coordinator, or NYS UUP Joint Labor-Management Committee office to obtain user name and password).

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