IMPROVING OUR WORKFORCE EVERYDAY

The Bay Consortium Workforce Development Board’s Local Strategic Plans outline how we intend to improve the future for the workforce in the Virginia Career Works – Bay Consortium Region.

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VIRGINIA CAREER WORKS REFERRAL PORTAL

The Virginia Career Works Referral Portal is the gateway for individuals seeking access to career, education and support resources in the Virginia Career Works – Bay Consortium Region..

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October 2020

Outdoor Multi-Employer Hiring Event (In-Person Event)
*Mask and Registration Required*
Event will be held in the parking lot on the left-hand side of the building
@ 10304 Spotsylvania Ave. Spotsylvania VA, 22408
Virginia Career Works Fredericksburg Center:  Hiring Event Registration
October 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am – (Open to Veterans)
October 1, 2020 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm – (Open to Public)

Virtual Multi-Employer Hiring Event Conducted on Zoom
Virginia Career Works Fredericksburg Center:  Virtual Hiring Event Registration
October 28, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am – (Open to Veterans)
October 28, 2020 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm – (Open to Public)

Virtual Workshops Conducted on Zoom

Resume Workshop
October 7, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Virtual Resume Workshop Zoom Link

Interviewing Skills Workshop
October 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Virtual Interviewing Skills Workshop Zoom Link

Resume Workshop
October 21, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Virtual Resume Workshop Zoom Link

August 2020

Governor Northam Announces More Than $6 Million to Support State and Local Criminal Justice Programs Amid COVID-19 Pandemic – August 31, 2020

Virginia Receives Approval to Expand Access to Health Care through State-Based Exchange – August 21, 2020

Governor Northam Proposes Voter Protection Measures Ahead of November General Election – August 18, 2020

July 2020

Learn more about the Virginia Ready Initiative – July 30, 2020

VA Career Works New River/Mt. Rogers Podcast on the Virginia Ready Initiative – July 30, 2020

The Rebuild VA Small Business Grant Program – July 27, 2020

May 2020

Governor Northam Delays Phase One for Accomack County and the City of Richmond – May 14, 2020

Governor Northam Calls for Increased COVID-19 Testing in Two Federally-Run Detention Facilities – May 14, 2020

Governor Northam Announces Phase One Guidelines to Slowly Ease Public Health Restrictions – May 9, 2020

April 2020

Governor Northam Acts to Ensure Liability Protections for Healthcare Workers – April 28, 2020

Governor Northam Unveils Blueprint for Easing Public Health Restrictions – April 24, 2020

Governor Northam Taps Broad Group of Leaders for COVID-19 Business Task Force – April 24, 2020

Governor Northam Extends Ban on Elective Surgeries, Closure of DMV Offices – April 23, 2020

Virginia Dramatically Decreases Jail Population Following Guidance from Governor Northam – April 17, 2020

Governor Northam Requests Additional Federal Support for Virginia Workers, Economy – April 16, 2020

Governor Northam Announces $70 Million in New Funding to Expand Access to Child Care During COVID-19 Pandemic – April 15, 2020

Governor Northam Extends Business Closures for Two Weeks to May 8 – April 15, 2020

Governor Northam Issues Call for Additional Volunteers to Meet COVID-19 Health Care Demand – April 15, 2020

Governor Northam Announces Expansion of ‘Virtual Virginia’ to Support Distance Learning During School Closures – April 13, 2020

Virginia Uses Genetic Technology to Combat COVID-19 – April 6, 2020

Governor Northam Announces Emergency Funding to Shelter Virginia’s Homeless Population – April 3, 2020

Virginia receives Major Disaster Declaration from Federal Government for COVID-19 – April 2, 2020

March 2020

Virginia Employment Commission: Many filing for unemployment are missing out on benefits – March 31, 2020

Governor Northam issues statewide stay at home order – March 30, 2020

Governor Northam directs postponement of elective surgeries – March 25, 2020

Governor Northam orders statewide closure of certain non-essential businesses, K-12 schools – March 23, 2020

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JOB SEEKER SERVICES

Whether you are looking for a new job, looking to train or learn a new skill, or you are just beginning your career…we can help you reach your goals!

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EMPLOYER SERVICES

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Youth Services

Services are available to eligible youth between the ages of 14 and 24 who need assistance with training or finding employment.

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About Us

The Bay Consortium Workforce Development Board creates and sustains powerful connections between businesses and job seekers through Virginia Career Works, a statewide network of employment professionals.

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