Executive Director Position Open

The Southwest Virginia Workforce Development Board seeks an Executive Director (ED) to provide overall management and leadership for the Area One coordinated workforce system. In this leadership role, the ED will supervise staff, provide all required services to the Board, and serve as staff to the Chief Local Elected Officials. The Workforce Development Board provides […]

Southwest Virginia Workforce Development Program Awarded New Grants for Recovery and ReEntry Program

The Southwest Virginia Workforce Development Board was awarded an ETA-Community Project Grant ($750,000) and a Workforce Opportunity for Rural Communities Grant – WORC ($1.5 m) to support the return of our R.O.P.E.S program.   R.O.P.E.S. will help justice-involved individuals, those currently participating in substance misuse recovery,  and those with other employment barriers to reengage in […]