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Governor's Workforce Board

The Governor’s Workforce Board, in partnership with @JoinSkillful, is launching a new professional development program for career coaches in RI: the Governor’s Coaching Corps.

A webinar for interested applicants is on Friday 10/16 @ 2:30pm. Sign up here! https://t.co/EUIwQKSr12

We are pleased to announce that the 2021 @RealJobsRI Solicitation for Implementation Grant Proposals has been released.

A copy of the RFP has been released and can be viewed here: https://t.co/057Kdvny8G

Responses to the RFP are due no later than Friday, November 13 by 4pm.

Please note: The GWB Work Immersion and Incumbent Worker Training grant programs are no longer accepting new applications effective 7/1/2020. The programs will reopen at a date TBD.

More information: https://t.co/stApI0lcWH

The Governor's Workforce Board is now soliciting proposals for the Real Pathways RI program for Fiscal Year 2021.

A virtual pre-proposal conference will be held on Monday, June 29 at 1pm. For more information, and to view the RFP, please visit https://t.co/HwCMicZp1d.

Are you a landlord with vacant apartments for rent? If so, call 2⃣1⃣1⃣ to partner with @liveunitedri and @ri_realtors for the Housing Now campaign. Help Rhode Island reach the goal of 100 pledged units by the end of the month! #HousingNOW https://t.co/m8bN2nawmi GWB_RI photo

ICYMI: If your business or organization needs help with work related to the COVID-19 response/recovery, GWB has federal funds available to subsidize summer jobs for youth ages 16-24.

For more info, or to apply to be a partner, visit https://t.co/nAaWnnJaFY. https://t.co/BlVdIlv76t

Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training

. @GDElectricBoat is NOW HIRING! EB is looking for entry-level and experienced welders, shipfitters, and pipefitters. Join a company that has set the standard of excellence in the construction of submarines for the U.S. Navy! #BacktoWorkRI

Apply Now:

JOB FAIR: @CentralFalls_RI and the DLT are hosting a virtual job fair on Wed, Oct 28 at 10am. The fair will be streamed over Zoom & Facebook. Attendees will hear from employers looking to hire right now. Check it out! https://t.co/cRm8crbzcX

Interested in becoming a CNA? American Safety is offering FREE training with job placement! Training begins on Nov. 9th and will last 8 weeks. Classes are on M/W/TH. Day and night classes available. Spots fill up fast, so apply now! https://t.co/nJzjCpouxr

NEW: We're working with @GoogleCloud and @RIPL_org to build new tools to help RI'ers get #BacktoWorkRI. Starting TODAY, you can sign up be first in line for personalized recommendations, and explore job and training opportunities that are available now!

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Looking for a job in healthcare? @CCRINews is offering a FREE Patient Support Specialist training program! Graduates can begin careers as medical administrative assistants, unit secretaries, and more! Training begins Nov. 2nd. Enroll now! #BacktoWorkRI https://t.co/5Euo0ntgxL

. @Polaris_MEP and @RIMarineTrades are now recruiting for their Machine & Marine training program. If you enjoy learning new skills on the job and working with your hands, then this is an opportunity for you! Apply now through @SkillsforRI #BacktoWorkRI https://t.co/iexlvXprLg