Federal Career Transition Assistance Programs (CTAPS) are designed to help federal help employees who have been laid off from their jobs to fill new vacancies with the same agency or find similar jobs in a private sector career.
Before they were famous, many truly influential men and women started by serving their country in the US military or grew up in military families.

How Military Career Transition Assistance Can Help Find Your Next Federal Job

Posted:

Federal Career Transition Assistance Programs (CTAPS) are designed to help federal help employees who have been laid off from their jobs to fill new vacancies with the same agency, to find similar jobs in a private sector career, or to find new work within another federal agency.

ICTAP is the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan that helps place separated federal employees into other agencies or departments.

ARE YOU ELIGIBILE FOR CTAP?

If your department has undergone a reduction in force (RIF), you are eligible for CTAP. You can also participate in CTAP if you retire rather than be laid off in an RIF action. If you have suffered a compensable injury, or you refused a transfer of function or a reassignment, you can also participate in CTAP.

USE CTAP JOB SUPPORT SERVICES

CTAP provides a number of employment support services, including training for a career transition with an initial skills inventory and assessment, and access to relevant job-search information. You can attend seminars and workshops on resume writing and interview techniques, and use special application and resume software.

GAIN PRIORITY ACCESS TO FEDERAL JOBS

You will also be given special selection priority; the department where you worked must give priority position to benefit from priority selection. If you are applying for a job in a different federal agency, you must live within the local commuting area and you must be well-qualified for the position.

You have eligibility for this CTAP and ICTAP programs for one year from the time of your separation; don't wait too long to take advantage of this federal job placement option.



RELATED ARTICLES:


Sponsor:

VA Loans for Veterans
Complimentary VA loan pre-approvals will give you the comfort you need to shop for your home with confidence. VA refinance loans available.


VA Home Loans

Military Hub is not a government website and is not affilitated with any branch of the U.S. Military.


Support Our Troops:

Semper Fi Fund
The Semper Fi Fund provides financial assistance and support to service members and their families.
IAVA - Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America
IAVA is the nation's largest nonprofit, nonpartisan organization representing veterans and their families.
Team Rubicon
Team Rubicon unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders.
Pat Tillman Foundation
The Pat Tillman Foundation invests in military veterans and their spouses through educational scholarships.

About Military Hub
Privacy Policy
Contact / Advertise

Copyright © 2008 - 2017
Advertise Military, LLC
All Rights Reserved

Disclaimer: MilitaryHub.com and MilitaryRates.com are private websites that are not affiliated with the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, any U.S. government agencies, or any U.S. military branches. Our sites contain basic information about veteran benefits, pay tables, current events, and news for active duty military personnel, military veterans, and their families. You can find additional information on these topics at the official website for U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.