Employment Center


The Rabun County Employment Center is an adaptive re-use of the former Rabun County Memorial Hospital.  The goal of the Employment Center is to help create a highly employable workforce for the 21st century by improving the skills of the area’s workers.  Bringing together the employment services of the Georgia Department of Labor (GA DOL)  and the workforce training offered by North Georgia Technical College (NGTC) will offer opportunities, particularly for the unemployed/underemployed, to participate in training programs designed to address the community’s workforce needs.

Resources offered by the GA DOL include computers, printers, fax and copiers.  The following services are offered by appointment:  job search assistance, unemployment claims, unemployment appeals and research assistance.

Hours:  Thursdays only  (8:30 am – 4:00 pm)
Contact:  Becky Waters, Manager, Habersham Career Center
Thursdays: (706) 782-9798
Other: (706) 776-0811

The NGTC program is flexible with many levels of instruction to accommodate the student’s needs. Instruction is available in basic skills, GED ® Test preparation and ASSET and Compass Test preparation.  There is no charge for books or materials used in adult education classes (https://northgatech.edu/pages/adulted/countyLearningCenters.aspx).

Hours:   Tuesday and Thursday (8:30 am – 12:30 pm and 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Contact:  Terri Mentzer, Adjunct Instructor
(706) 782-1362

Rabun County Employment Center
184 South Main Street
Clayton, GA  30525

A Grand Opening – New Employment Center – The Clayton Tribune – March 22, 2012