Older-aged Workers

  • WEBSITE RESOURCES & JOB BOARDS

     Certified Age Friendly Employers list

    Retirement Jobs -  Job search engine to search for opportunities with thousands of employers nationwide.  All jobs are for age 50+ job seekers & some employers go an extra step. They become certified as age-friendly, pledging that they see the value of maintaining an age-friendly workplace and proving to our researchers that they go out of their way to attract mature workers. 

    Wahve - Work At Home Vintage Experts.  One-of-a-kind approach to bringing together pretiring vintage professionals and businesses creates a win-win: companies get highly skilled workers with the exact talent they need, and retiring workers get to continue their careers working from home.

    NOWCC - National Older Worker Career Center - Connects professionals, age 55+, with part-time and full-time opportunities throughout the country by providing skilled and experienced workers to government agencies.

    PUBLICATIONS & ARTICLES

    Strategic Action Plan on Aging.  The Strategic Planning Group on Aging.  2020.

    What It's Like to Hunt for a Job in Colorado When You are Over 50The Colorado Sun. Nov. 24, 2021

     12 Tips for Job Hunters Over 50 - RetirementJobs.com

    Job Searching Over 50 - The Muse

    Job Search Tips when You are over 50 - Forbes

    How to get a Good Job after 50 - Complete Guide - Career Sherpa

    PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

    Age Friendly Institute - Founded in 2019, the Age-Friendly Institute elevates those age-friendly initiatives and provides a first-of-its-kind platform for capturing feedback about them from older adults.

    Strategic Planning Group on Aging.  The Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging exists to produce a comprehensive strategic action plan on aging, to prepare for the wide-ranging effects of the demographic shift in Colorado's older adult population, so that all Coloradans may continue to age with dignity and maximum quality of life.

    STATE & FEDERAL LAWS

    The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967

    Colorado Civil Rights Division: Discrimination 


    As the GSSW Career Service Office connects with additional resources & tools they will be added.  If you have insight into an additional resource that has been helpful to you, we would appreciate you sharing this with gssw.careers@du.edu so that it can be promoted to all GSSW students & graduates.

    GSSW Career Services welcomes any feedback that you have on this resource. Please reach out to gssw.careers@du.edu or stop by the GSSW Career Services Office in person.


This portfolio last updated: 30-Nov-2022 4:41 PM