West Suburban Veterans District

Employment/Education Resources for Veterans

Coding Information for Veterans  If you are interested in learning how to code please take a look at this link for a list of bootcamps, courses and materials that may be of help, please click here.

The VA Resource Guide has a lot of information of interest to Veterans and their Families. Please click here
to look at the VA Resource Guide.

For information on Employment Resources for Veterans please click on the link: Employment and Training Resources for Veterans

Veterans Boot Camp at ETR in Norwood   Boot Camp Video

The Veterans Inc. Employment & Training Program is nationally recognized for helping Veterans obtain and retain jobs. Click here for the Veterans Inc Employment & Training website. If you are a Veteran in need of assistance, or are interested in hiring a Veteran, contact 800-482-2565, or look at the Veterans Inc website.

The Minuteman Scholarship is a US Army Reserves ROTC Scholarship Program. If you are a high school senior, or know of someone who is who might be interested in doing Army ROTC as a way to help pay for college and serve their country please tell them about this opportunity. To learn more about the ROTC Minuteman Scholarship program please click here. also look at the Minuteman Scholarship Campaign by clicking here.

Are you a Veteran looking to attend schooling to further advance your skills? If so, check out The Warrior Scholar Project. This project has immersive programming to help veterans at any age get ready for higher education.

2 Full Scholarships for Spouses of Wounded Veterans sponsored by Northeastern University are available for pursuing education at the Lowell Institute School Degree Program. For more information please click here



Norfolk County RSVP Volunteer Program 

If you have some time to volunteer please consider helping a veteran in Norfolk County.

Employment Opportunity at Logan, as well as other locations, for Military Aviation Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Aeronautical Ground Equipment (AGE) technicians. After a short orientation Veterans will be able to accomplish the mission! To learn more about Positions at Logan Airport in Boston please explore this link: GSE Mechanic/Technician GLOBAL AVIATION 


Colleen Sanborn, the Assistant VP of Palladion Services, a Security Firm in Boston is seeking to hire veterans or active reservists. The company has a military preference in hiring. Full time and part time positions are available. Work shifts are 7A-3P, 3P-11P, and 11P-7A. For more information please contact Colleen Sanborn at Palladion Services, LLC, 88 Broad Street, LL, Boston, MA 02110 Phone #: 617-482-1119 and Fax #: 617-482-3322.

Farm Family Group of Insurance Companies offers a great opportunity for a veteran that fits their criteria. If you have questions about local positions, please contact Renee Roberts the MA Recruiting Director. At times they are seeking candidates for the following positions: Financial Services - Sales Agent,  Associate Agent, Sub-producers, Customer Service Representatives, and Receptionists.To learn more about the Farm Family Group of Insurance Companies, please click here to visit their site. If you go into the careers link it will take you into American National’s Website Once on this page put in the state of MA. and you will get to some job posts located across the state that Renee placed on the website.

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Are You Interested in a Nursing Career?

If so, the University of Massachusetts, Amherst College of Nursing is conducting an HRSA funded grant program titled "Heroes into Healthcare". This program is aimed at recruiting and promoting minority and disadvantaged veterans to obtain a university-based nursing education and enter the nursing workforce.

Please check out these attachments to learn more about this exciting opportunity.

U MA Nursing Heroes - HealthcareU MA Amherst Nursing