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  • Date posted:
    August 1st, 2022
    Worksystems is seeking qualified and experienced organizations or individuals to provide outreach and career coaching services to individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Washington County. Proposals are due no later than noon on September 6, 2022. Please direct all questions pertaining to this RFP to . Worksystems is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available to individuals with disabilities upon request. To place a free relay...// Read more
  • Date posted:
    July 26th, 2022
    Worksystems is seeking a creative and dynamic communications professional to help us tell our story! Worksystems is an award-winning nonprofit organization serving Multnomah and Washington Counties and the City of Portland whose mission is to build and invest in a comprehensive workforce development system that supports individual prosperity and business competitiveness. We play a critical role in helping job seekers get the training and support they need to get a good job or advance in their career. This is an exciting opportunity for a communications professional to be part of an...// Read more
  • Date posted:
    July 20th, 2022
    In partnership with the Columbia-Willamette Workforce Collaborative (CWWC), which includes Workforce Southwest Washington and Clackamas Workforce Partnership, Worksystems is excited to announce the release of the Quality Jobs Framework for the Portland Metro region. The Framework supports the Quality Jobs Initiative , an effort to define and standardize characteristics of a quality job including: A sufficient income to afford a decent standard of living. Safe and inclusive working conditions that offer employees dignity and respect while encouraging their workplace engagement. Predictable...// Read more
  • Date posted:
    July 14th, 2022
    On July 12, 2022, the White House released a Fact Sheet demonstrating the impacts of the $40 billion American Rescue Plan investment for workforce development. We are thrilled and honored that our program was featured as a best practice! Excerpt from the Fact Sheet: "Portland, OR is connecting vulnerable populations to work. The city is committing $7 million of American Rescue Plan funds toward providing paid work opportunities and rapid re-careering services for Portlanders who are houseless, at risk of eviction, affected by increased violence or crime, or otherwise negatively impacted by...// Read more