The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Program is designed to assist individuals from certain targeted groups who have consistently faced significant employment barriers to enter or re-enter the labor force by providing federal tax credit incentives to employers for hiring these individuals. Click here to learn more.
WIN partners with ACT to get Memphians work ready- the Workforce Investment Network, or WIN, announced it will be working with college admissions testing company ACT to get Memphians certified as "work ready. click to view video.
Mayors announce New Workforce Initiative- The Workforce Investment Network (WIN) will work with college admissions testing company ACT to certify 2,821 Memphis workers as "work ready" over the next two years. Click to read more.
WIN host Inaugural Career Options & Opportunities Conference & Expo -The Workforce Investment Network (WIN) hosted our Inaugural Career Options & Opportunities Conference & Expo to benefit Shelby County Schools (SCS) Seniors and Parents/Guardians. This event (click link to view video) was designed to offer SCS Seniors who have not made a college or career decision the opportunity to explore career options and discover how to become prepared for those choices. This multi-generational approach addresses the issue of poverty in our community by providing exposure to career coaching, employment and entrepreneurial options, and resources for job skills training.
Ready to Work - Can you picture yourself working in high demand industries like healthcare, IT or bioscience? Are you tired of being long-term unemployed or underemployed and want to pursue training? If so, act now! Contact Ms. Lori Ross at (901) 636-7954 or firstname.lastname@example.org to receive details about the H-1B Ready to Work Grant program.
Youth Build Application - In order to be considered for the 2016 cohort please click the link to print and complete the application. For more information contact (901) 743-6006 or click here for a more detail description about the program.
Industrial Readiness Training - If eligible, you could receive free training and earn valuable credentials to help land in-demand jobs in the Advanced Manufacturing field. For more information contact us at 901.636.7971.
Notice to companies interested in On-the-Job Training (OJT) contracts: For questions or more info about this process, please contact Davida Cruthird, Lead Business Services Analyst at email@example.com.
Eligible Training Providers - WIN staff has compiled a comprehensive list of all of the training providers and the WIOA-funded programs they administer. Please follow this link to access the Eligible Training Provider's List (ETPL). Information and documents for the WIOA training provider approval process are now available on our website. Please click here to access the information and required documents.
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth Program – Please print and complete form to take advantage of the services offered at your local WIOA youth program. For more information about our youth program and eligibility click here. Contact us at 901-636-7921 or click here to contact us via email.
RFPs, RFQs, Bid Specifications, and other procurement documents are now available on our RFPs, RFQs, & Procurement Info page. Current documents include bid specs for a contract to assess the ability of eligible LWDA 13 participants to succeed in healthcare-related training, occupational skill trades, business services, and IT.