Even in the midst of the current COVID-19 pandemic, many companies are still hiring – and even ramping up their recruiting efforts. To help connect employers and job seekers during these trying times, East AlabamaWorks has launched a new Jobs Listing service! Click the links below to post your company’s job openings or to search for jobs in the region!
The AlabamaWorks Virtual Workforce Conference is “in the books”! If you missed the conference, or any session during the conference, you can go back and watch them all just by clicking the button below!
If you were not able to attend our October Quarterly Workforce Meeting, you can watch it below! Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this meeting was held virtually using the ZOOM video meetings platform. Guest speakers were Kristen Holder from the Alabama Office of Apprenticeships and Dr. Jimmy Hull from the Alabama State Department of Education.
Watch the latest in the AlabamaWorks Webinar Series below. The November 16, 2020 webinar focuses on Year One Deliverables of the ACCCP and Alabama Credential Directory. Hosted by Alabama Workforce Council Vice-Chair Sandra Koblas, guests include Dr. Joe Morton, Cleve Poole, Dr. Rodin McGill and Nick Moore from the Governor’s Office of Education & Workforce Transformation.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – The Alabama Workforce Region 2 WIOA Board is soliciting proposals for short term (26 weeks or less) standalone occupational skills training programs for adults and dislocated workers under WIOA. Adult Occupational Skills Training is defined as an organized program of study that provides specific vocational skills that lead to proficiency in performing actual tasks and technical functions required by certain occupational fields at entry, intermediate, or advanced levels. Click the link below to visit the Request for Proposals page.
Montgomery, AL – Ed Castile, Deputy Secretary of the Alabama Department of Commerce and Director of AIDT announced that Lee Meadows, PhD has been named interim executive director of the newly established Alabama Stem [...]
Montgomery, Ala. – The Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) has released the annual Career and Technical Education (CTE) Impact Report. The report details CTE statistics, curriculum and credentials, workforce initiatives, and more for [...]
MONTGOMERY – Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted October unemployment rate is 5.8%, down from September’s revised rate of 6.7%, and above October 2019’s rate of [...]
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