Indiana Unemployment Job Search Requirements

In order to keep receiving Indiana unemployment benefits you have to meet ongoing job search requirements. Unemployment benefits are meant to be a temporary benefit until you find a new job, so these job search requirements are in place to make sure you are actively looking for a new job.

Indiana Job Search Requirements are:
1. You must be actively be looking for a job.
2. YOu must make at least 2 job contacts per week. Job contacts include filling out job applications and sending resumes.
3. You must keep a record of all of your job search activities, including a record of all job contacts.
4. You must not be disabled. If you are disabled there are different programs available to help you and your unemployment counselor or local unemployment office can direct you to those resources. (These resources include Social Security Disability).

You must fulfill these job search requirements every week, and provide a weekly certification to let the unemployment office that you are meeting all of the requirements. Be sure to have your job search record up to date, as you may be called into the unemployment office for a periodic eligibility review.

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# Melanie 2011-09-14 18:35
I am receiving unemployment and was called today to a group job interview. They got my number from my resume on the workone website. do i have to accept any job offer extended to me to continue to be eligable for my unemployment benefits to continue?
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# Matt 2012-12-13 12:29
Can I collect unemployment benefits if I only teach part-time in Indiana? I only teach 12 hrs per week, and often don't teach a class at all now.
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