Employment - Los Angeles LGBT Center

The Center’s programs and services are open and accessible to everyone in the community. If you’re transgender or someone who is transitioning or preparing to transition, we’ve got a number of programs, activities, and events specifically for you.

From providing leading-edge healthcare to hosting the nation’s largest Transgender Pride Festival, no organization offers a wider range of transgender-specific programming.


Transgender Employment

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If you’re a transgender person struggling to find a job, the Center can help. We offer job-readiness assistance and can connect you with trans-welcoming employers.

The Center's Transgender Economic Empowerment Project (TEEP) offers a wide range of services to help transgender people find employment and to help make workplaces more welcoming to trans people. We also host transgender career fairs routinely attended by dozens of employers.

Transgender Economic Empowerment Project Job Fair


Save the Date!

Transgender Economic Empowerment Project Job and Resources Fair 2018

Thursday, November 8, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Last year, 52 employers joined us at the fair; we expect this year to be just as great! Start preparing now!

  • Update your resume.
  • Practice your interview skills.
  • Dress to impress.

The Center's Transgender Economic Empowerment Project (TEEP) connects employers with qualified applicants from the trans and non-binary community.

Participation and parking are free!
Please park at the five-story parking structure next to the West Hollywood Library. You will receive a validation ticket upon entrance to the job fair.

Employers may register here. Employer Registration Required. 

West Hollywood Park Auditorium
647 North San Vicente Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Questions? Contact 323-993-7410 or [email protected]

Client services include:

  • Legal name and gender change assistance
  • Career development support and counseling
  • Resume preparation
  • Leads on jobs with trans-welcoming employers
  • Job interview workshops and mock interviews
  • Access to interview appropriate-attire
  • Referrals to other local and national resources

Topics of trainings/support for employers include:

  • Laws that protect gender identity and expression
  • Mitigating the risk of legal discrimination claims by staying ahead of evolving local, state and federal laws
  • Making the workplace a culturally inclusive environment

For more information, call 323-860-3713 or email [email protected]

Major funding for the Transgender Economic Empowerment Project is provided by City of West Hollywood and through a generous grant from Citi Community Development.

City of West Hollywood and Citibank

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