TechSF is a San Francisco workforce initiative provided by San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development to provide education, training and employment assistance to both jobseekers and employers in San Francisco’s flourishing technology industry and occupations. TechSF is dedicated to three primary goals:
Address the local technology workforce talent supply and demand through a coordinated labor exchange;
Provide access to a continuum of training and employment services that prepare individuals to enter and advance in the industry; and
Partner with secondary, post-secondary and other education partners to develop career pathways and opportunities for a future pipeline of technology workers.
TechSF aims to ensure that a highly-skilled and diverse talent pool connects to, and thrives in, opportunities in tech while meeting industry talent needs. Collective action and collaboration between industry, education, government and community are key to sustaining a local and inclusive workforce.
TechSF needs you! Make an impact! By signing the TechSF Pledge, your company is commits to:
- Partner with TechSF to develop opportunities for career advancement for underrepresented populations and geographically isolated communities.
- Implement strategies to increase hiring and retention of diverse talent at all levels of your company.
- Participate in a community of learning through the sharing of diversity, inclusion and community engagement best practices; and information on in-demand skills at your company.