Join the Initiative
Become a Next Step Maine Employer
By joining the Next Step Maine Employers’ Initiative, your organization will be recognized as a Next Step Maine Employer and a leader in supporting employee development. It is free to join this initiative.
To join, your organization must complete a Next Step Maine Employer Enrollment Form stating current or new commitments your organization is willing to make in support of your employees’ education and skill development.
Support for Making Meaningful Commitments
There are many free and low-cost options for supporting the educational and skill advancement of your workforce. Enrolling in this initiative is one of them! By enrolling, your employees automatically gain access to tuition discounts and educational benefits and become eligible for nomination for a Next Step Maine Scholarship. Learn more about these benefits. View additional low-cost steps you can take to support employee development.
- If you are in the beginning phases of committing to employee development, utilize the enrollment process to select free next steps your organization can take to enhance your support.
- If you are working on expanding your employee development strategies and growing your investments in employee training, utilize the enrollment form to share your plans and future commitments.
- If your organization is already doing a lot to support the educational and skills advancement of your workforce, utilize the enrollment form to declare your current commitments and gain public recognition.
Commitments may be unique and are often best when tailored to meet your current and future workforce needs. Review our employer resources and strategies and see what best fits your organization. For ideas and examples of commitments made by current Next Step Maine Employers, click here.
To join this initiative complete the online Next Step Maine Employer Enrollment Form.
Instructions for Completing the Next Step Maine Enrollment Form:
Once you begin this form, you must complete it in full and hit submit. Please note: the form does not allow you to save your work and return. If you have changes or updates, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Once you have successfully completed Next Step Maine Employer Enrollment Form you will be added to our website as a Next Step Maine Employer and your employees will immediately be eligible for Next Step Maine educational benefits.
If you have questions or need additional assistance, reach out to our staff at email@example.com.