SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM (SCSEP)
The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) helps older adults find employment by building skills and confidence through paid temporary community service positions. People age 55 or older can apply regardless of their employment history or educational level. SCSEP participants serve their communities while gaining valuable on-the-job part-time training through paid (minimum wage) temporary assignments with local non-profit and governmental agencies, including schools, libraries, social service agencies, senior centers, and museums.
To be eligible, you must meet all of the following guidelines:
- Be unemployed
- Be 55 years of age or older
- Meet 125% of federally established poverty income guidelines (click here for details)
- Reside in East Alabama Commission’s SCSEP authorized counties: Calhoun, Chambers, Cherokee, Cleburne, Coosa, Etowah, Randolph, and Talladega.