Education and Workforce Development

This Committee was established to increase awareness and opportunities of the relationship between strong schools and the economic impact role they have in our community and county. The Education and Workforce Development Committee works to ensure that achievements in local education receive the support and recognition they deserve.

Educator of the Month Award

This award is presented monthly to a teacher at an area school who has been selected by their peers and/or school principal. The award is sponsored by Sylvan Learning Center of Holly Springs.

Strategic Partners

WakeEd Partnership

The mission of WakEd is “to engage, inform, and mobilize the business community and community-at-large in collaboration with the Wake County Public School System (WCPSS) providing every student with excellent educational opportunities, highly effective teachers, and strong leaders.”

The Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce serves as a member of WakeEd’s Advisory Council.

Workforce Development Resources

Chamber Career Opportunities and Resources

A collection of career opportunities offered by Holly Springs Chamber members as well as links to other area job boards and local career resources.

NC Works

One-stop online resource for job seekers and employers in North Carolina. Job seekers can search for jobs, create resumes, and find education and training. Employers can find candidates, post jobs, and search labor market information.

Capital Area Workforce Development Board

Serves as the local extension of NC Works within Wake County and the surrounding region. Their local NC Works Career Center, located near downtown Raleigh, provides the help you need to get the job you want. Regardless of your circumstances or background, the career centers will help you become a more competitive candidate as you look for employment. This could include finding the career that best fits your interests, articulating the skills you have, improving your skills, interview preparation and connecting you with employers.

Business Alliances