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Military Spouse Training and Resources

The Resources and training information and tools below will help military spouses through your federal career job search.

Executive Orders for Military Spouse Employment

Executive Order 14100 – Executive Order Advancing Economic Security for Military and Veteran Spouses, Military Caregivers, and Survivors

Executive Order 13473 – Executive Order Military Spouse Non-Competitive Appointing for Certain Military Spouses

Executive Order 13832 – Executive Order Enhancing Noncompetitive Civil Service Appointments of Military Spouses

Memo – Recent Changes to the Noncompetitive Hiring Authority of Military Spouses, Executive Order 13832, Enhancing Noncompetitive Civil Service Appointment of Military Spouses and Public Law, 115-232, The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019

OCHCO Bulletin - Modification of Provisions Governing the Recruitment and Employment of Certain Military Spouses

VMSTEP Military Spouse Info Sheet

Military One Source Spouse Education & Career Opportunities Portal

Federal government has established an appointing authority for military spouses. While spouses will not receive Veteran’s Preference, they are eligible to be considered for Federal employment. Learn more on how a spouse, you could be eligible for employment by reading the Tips for Military Spouses

Virtual Training Opportunities

If you have questions about these sessions, please email or submit questions to VESO for assistance on the website.

Additional Training Resources

Employment & Education Resources

MSEP 360
MSEP 360 Special Edition: Military Spouse Appreciation Celebrations by MSEP Partners

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Military One Source EPublications

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Additional Resources

Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MYCAA) Programs

DOL Military Spouses

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