Workforce Investment Board, Mid-Ohio
Valley - The Workforce Investment Board (WIB), Mid-Ohio Valley, in
conjunction with the State Department of Education has determined
the skills requested by Region 4 employers.
Virginia Bureau of Employment -
Local offices in the Region 4 Workforce Investment area are located
in Parkersburg, WV and in Point Pleasant, WV.
Centers - Workforce WV Centers are funded by the
Workforce Investment Board
(WIB), Mid-Ohio Valley. Through collaboration
with other local and state agencies, they offer a comprehensive
array of services for job seekers and employers. These services
include access to local labor market information, resume writing/interviewing
techniques, academic remediation, job search workshops, as well
as funding assistance for college/vocational training in identified
demand occupations. To qualify for funding assistance, you must
meet established income guidelines or have been dislocated/laid
off from employment. Funding priority is given to residents of Region
4 and other restrictions may apply. To see if you may qualify, contact
any of the nine Workforce
Centers. Workforce Investment Act (WIA) funded
programs are equal opportunity employers/programs; auxiliary aids
and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
This program was developed
by the West Virginia State Department of Education, the West Virginia
Workplace Education Program, and the Regional Education Service
Agency (RESA) V.