Laserfiche WebLink
EXECIITIIfE 6FFIC E 61: E=MPLOYIENT =& TBAINING <br /> <br />44 Front Street //£~/'~mm~%"~'~ <br />Worcester, Massachusetts 01608 ((~f~ ~ ~1~1} <br />(508) 799-1590 ~ <br /> <br />Departmental Mission Statement: <br />To be the leading regional resource for easily accessible, high quality workforce <br />development services and information for all job, training and education seekers, <br />employers and community partners. <br /> <br />Departmental Overview: <br />The City Manager's Office of <br />Employment and Training is <br />responsible for assisting the City <br />Manager to: <br />* Provide access to training, education <br />and related workforce development <br />services to job and training seekers <br />through the Workforce Central One <br />Stop Career Center. <br /> Serve as the administrative entity for <br /> the federal Workforce Investment Act <br /> and other federal and state workforce <br /> development initiatives. This <br /> includes planning, procuring and <br /> monitoring federally funded programs <br /> as well as submitting proposals for <br /> new funding. <br /> <br />Provide employer services including <br />listing job openings, referring <br /> <br />qualified applicants, assisting with <br />recruitment, as well as providing <br />information on workforce <br />development grants,credits and <br />programs. <br /> <br />Provide assistance to laid off workers <br />and employers implementing layoffs <br />or closings. <br /> <br />CITY OF WORCESTER FISCAL 2005 ANNUAL BUDGET <br /> Page 1 <br /> <br /> <br />