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05.13.

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Scheduled for May

The Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, May 18, 2021 via video conference only. This meeting will take place at 9:30am. Please call 843-546-8502 for additional information and for the link and codes for meeting access. The meeting agenda is listed below:

WDB Packet – May 18 2021

 

04.20.

WIOA-OSO RFP Mandatory Bidder’s Conference Q&A, with Addendum 1 Posted

Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments has posted a Questions & Answers document regarding the mandatory Bidder’s Conference for the WIOA OSO RFP which was held at 10:00am on April 20, 2021. In addition, Addendum 1 (Signatory Authority Certification) has been added and must be included with the RFP. Both the Q&A document and Addendum 1 document can be found below or at https://waccamawworks.org/request-for-proposal/.

Questions & Answers from WIOA OSO RFP Mandatory Bidder’s Conference which was held at 10:00am on April 20, 2021. Link is below:
Bidder’s Conference Q & A – April 20, 2021

*Please be sure to include Addendum 1 in the RFP:
Addendum 1 – SIGNATORY AUTHORITY CERTIFICATION

04.05.

Request For Proposal Announced for One-Stop Operator

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL #: WRCOGWIOA – OSO2021 – Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act ONE-STOP OPERATOR (July 1, 2021-June 30, 2022)

RFP RELEASE DATE: April 5, 2021 by 5 PM EST

PROPOSAL SUBMITTAL DEADLINE: May 5, 2021 at 5 PM EST

PURPOSE: The Local Workforce Development Area (LWDA) comprised of Horry, Georgetown and Williamsburg Counties is requesting Proposals for One Stop Operator as authorized under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (hereafter “WIOA”) of 2014.

We invite the submission of Proposals in accordance with requirements contained in the following solicitation. Because the Contracts that may result from this solicitation are funded through a combination of Federal, State and Local funding sources, uncertainty exists with respect to what level of funds may be made available to Proposers.

The proposal MUST be received by the Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments by Wednesday, May 5th at 5 PM EST. Any proposal received after the deadline will be deemed non-responsive.

Waccamaw OSO RFP PY 21

Attachment A – WACCAMAW REGIONAL COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS APPEAL AND PROTEST PROCEDURE

Attachment B – Copy of Waccamaw Centers Budget Forms PY 2021

 

The WIOA OSO RFP Mandatory Bidder’s Conference is scheduled for 10am on April 20, 2021 and will be held via Zoom. Link is below:

Topic: WIOA OSO RFP Mandatory Bidder’s Conference
Time: Apr 20, 2021 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83488784003?pwd=QXh5TVorV054NExrb1dqN0hxZ1dNZz09

Meeting ID: 834 8878 4003
Passcode: 068076

03.17.

Local Incumbent Worker Training Grant Announced

Local Incumbent Worker Training Assistance

The Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments announces the availability of Local Incumbent Worker Training Assistance (IWT) under provisions of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014.  The purpose of this IWT Program is to assist employers in training currently employed workers in an effort to keep businesses and workers competitive.  Private Sector South Carolina Employers located in the counties of Williamsburg, Georgetown and Horry in need of training for incumbent workers due to expansion and changing skill requirements caused by new technology, retooling, new product lines, or new organizational restructuring may be eligible for IWT assistance.  Interested employers must email their request for IWT assistance to Kim McCutchen at kmccutchen@wrcog.org,

REFERENCE:  Local IWT PROGRAM, by March 31, 2021.  You may request an IWT Application by email to kmccutchen@wrcog.org or visit our website at http://www.waccamawworks.org.

IWT Application Updated 07_30_2019

 

 

03.12.

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Scheduled

The Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, March 16, 2021 via video conference only. This meeting will take place at 9:30am. Please call 843-546-8502 for additional information and for the link and codes for meeting access. The meeting agenda is listed below:

Agenda – March 16 2021

WWDB Packet – March 16 2021

 

 

02.11.

Closure Notice: SC Works-Georgetown

Effective Thursday, February 11, 2021, the SC Works-Georgetown office will be closed to the public. Individuals who need assistance for Unemployment Benefits/Claims, will need to call the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce at 1-866-831-1724. The SC Works Centers in Conway and Kingstree will remain open.

SC Works-Georgetown will plan to resume normal office hours on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.

01.25.

Public Notice: Workforce Development Re-Designation (Re-designation Documents)

The Waccamaw Workforce Development Board and the Chief Elected Officials of Horry, Georgetown, and Williamsburg Counties are in the process of completing a petition to be re-designated as a workforce development area under the provisions of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. This petition will be made to the Governor of the State of South Carolina, based on the area’s history of successful performance and sustained fiscal integrity as an existing workforce area in the State of South Carolina.

The public is invited to review the local area designation requirements at www.waccamawworks.org. Click on “News and Events” then “Re-designation Documents” to access the requirements. Comments should be submitted to Ayla Hemeon at ahemeon@wrcog.org no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 5, 2021.

WIOA is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aides and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

Public Notice Waccamaw Workforce Area Redesignation Documents

Waccamaw Workforce Area Redesignation Documents

01.25.

Re-Opening Notice: SC Works-Conway

Effective Monday, January 25, 2021, the SC Works Conway office will resume regular office hours to the public. SC  Works provides employment and re-employment assistance through a variety of programs and services. Individuals who need assistance for Unemployment Benefits/Claims, will need to call the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce at 1-866-831-1724.

01.19.

Closure Notice: SC Works-Conway

Effective Wednesday, January 20, 2021, the SC Works-Conway office will be closed to the public. Individuals who need assistance for Unemployment Benefits/Claims, will need to call the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce at 1-866-831-1724. The SC Works Centers in Georgetown and Kingstree will remain open. Re-opening details will be released as soon as possible.

01.12.

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting Scheduled

The Waccamaw Workforce Development Board Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 19, 2021 via video conference only. This meeting will take place at 9:30am. Please call 843-546-8502 for additional information and for the link and codes for meeting access. The meeting agenda is listed below:

WDB Board Packet – 1-19-21

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Georgetown, SC 29440
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Phone: 843. 234. 9675


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Kingstree, SC 29556
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Waccamaw Workforce Development Board

Waccamaw Workforce Development Board brings employers and job seekers together in South Carolina. The majority of the WWDB members are business representatives. Other members include representatives of education providers, labor organizations, community-based organizations, economic development agencies, and programs participating in the one-stop system. In our area, Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments serves as the administrative entity and fiscal agent for the Workforce Investment Board.

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