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BACK TO WORK 50+ VCN focuses on in-demand jobs in retail, education and office administration, transportation, environmental services, health care and personal care.

VCN lets you explore job opportunities in these specific fields and learn more about the availability of jobs near you, typical wages offered, and the training that may be required.

Top Careers in BACK TO WORK 50+ that Match Your Interests
Your interests can help you find careers you might like to explore. The more a career meets your interests, the more likely it will be satisfying and rewarding to you.

Try to Match Your Interests to Careers.
Explore Careers by Category below, or Search All BACK TO WORK 50+ Careers

Sales & Retail

The occupations are in retail, customer service and support positions. Education and training requirements generally begin with a minimum of a high school diploma and include some specialized training or orientation. Strong communications and interpersonal skills are sought by employers in this field.

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Careers in this category are organized by expertise levels

Many entry-level careers do not require a college degree, but may require varying levels of skills, abilities, and work experience.

Basic - Jobs in this category require no college courses and little or no formal work experience. Training is generally provided on the job.

Intermediate - These jobs do not require a college degree, but may require some demonstrated ability or experience in a related area. Some occupations may also require some post-secondary training that leads to an industry credential or certificate. Additional training is often provided on the job.

Advanced - Jobs in this group require either a significant amount of prior work experience and/or a college degree to enter.

For more information see the entry requirement on the details page for each career.


Office Locator/Agencies

If you are interested in receiving additional help or career counseling, find contact information on the nearest participating American Job Center or Community College by visiting the Office Locator.