JobSTAR (Support Talent and Retention) is a resource for employers to help their employees overcome obstacles that may impede their ability to work. A Success Coach confidentially works with employees to provide services and support programs to help them overcome challenges that affect their job attendance and performance. The Success Coach is funded by sponsoring partners and participating businesses.
The results include a stronger workforce, financially stable families, higher productivity, and a more vibrant economy.
This service is of no cost to JPS employees and contractors. The district's JobSTAR Success Coach has an office at Jackson High School, but he is also able to travel throughout the district for one-on-one meetings: