Services to make your search easier and help you along the way.

Workforce Solutions of Central Texas prepares thousands of job seekers for fulfilling professions every year. We address the changing economy you face by providing community access to information, training, and career support so you can grow and excel in your career.

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Business Services

Hiring
Events

We partner with local employers to conduct personalized events to find the right employees.
  • Free to Central Texas employers
  • Pre-screened applicants
  • Focused on the specific postings you need to fill
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Labor Market Information

Industry-based information about the Central Texas economy and workforce.
  • Tools to support your business development
  • Analysis of market trends
  • Research on emerging and evolving occupations
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Employee Skills Training

Build your employee's skill-sets while increasing their value to your company.
  • Tuition assistance for your employees
  • Onsite training seminars
  • Sponsoring an apprenticeship programs
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Layoff Assistance

Transition and re-employment services for employees facing a layoff or company closure.
  • Information on unemployment insurance and how to file
  • Emergency crisis counseling
  • Professional workshops
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Industry Outreach

Build your employee's skill-sets while increasing their value to your company.
  • Tuition assistance for your employees
  • Onsite training seminars
  • Sponsoring an apprenticeship programs
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Business Resource Center

Transition and re-employment services for employees facing a layoff or company closure.
  • Information on unemployment insurance and how to file
  • Emergency crisis counseling
  • Professional workshops
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Career Support

Registration on workintexas.com

WorkInTexas.com is our comprehensive online
job-matching system.
  • Free tools to build and improve your resume and cover letter
  • Job skills assessments
  • 24-hour virtual recruiter
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Career Exploration

Resources to help you learn about and prepare for satisfying jobs and careers.
  • Career profiles
  • Weekly featured jobs reports
  • Specialists to help you discover and plan your career path
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Job Search and Resume help

Our experienced specialists can give you advice, or you can attend our free workshops.
  • Specialists can help you
  • Weekly application, resume, and interview workshops
  • Career Centers have a variety of resources and guides
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free
workshops

In-depth classes designed to help you find, prepare for, and maintain employment.
  • Practice interviewing techniques
  • Learn about the importance of soft skills
  • Create a winning resume
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Unemployment Information

Help, information and supportive services for unemployment claimants.

Our Career Centers are equipped with Internet/Wi-Fi, computers, phones, scanners, fax machines, and specialists who can help you to apply for unemployment insurance/benefits.

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Hiring
Events

Our events are a great opportunity to speak directly to employers hiring now.
  • Build your professional network
  • Meet potential employers in person
  • Get feedback on your resume
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Education + Training

Adult Basic Education

High school equivalency preparation, and English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Free to the public
  • Improve in the basic skills that employers want
  • Become college and career ready
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Grants to
up-skill

Thinking about a class, program or degree—but not sure you can afford it? We can help.

Veterans, spouses, and dependents; dislocated workers, those unemployed because of increased imports; those receiving SNAP, youth, and others may qualify for assistance.

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Child Care Services

For Parents + Guardians

Subsidized childcare assistance for eligible low to moderate-income families in Central Texas.
  • Learn how to apply for child care payment assistance
  • Find quality child care providers
  • Links to helpful resources
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For Child Care Providers

Resources for child care providers on improving your program, and more.
  • Become an authorized provider
  • Learn about certifications
  • View upcoming training events
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Veterans Services

Employment Services

Services for veterans, transitioning service members, spouses, and their dependents.
  • Explore civilian career paths
  • Translate your military career into a resume employers understand
  • HRW&Y annual career fair
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Educational Grants

Funding to continue your education, earn a degree, or become certified.

We offer a number of grant opportunities. Some of these have eligibility requirements. Come on in and let us determine how we can best serve you.

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Priority of Service

Veterans and eligible spouses are given priority for the receipt of services.
  • 48-hour advance notice for job openings
  • Veteran + spouse-specific training grants
  • Job referral
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Occupational Overviews

Data on emerging occupations, as well as the skills, education, and experience they require.
  • Explore high-opportunity career paths
  • Learn wages and salaries for the region
  • Discover job requirements
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Career
Preparation

Develop transferable job skills by providing employability skills training and paid work experience

We offer a number of career preparation opportunities. Some of these have eligibility requirements. Contact us and let us determine how we can best serve you.

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Skill Validation + Assessment

Assess your skills, interests, and work values.
  • Career Centers have various assessments and trained specialists with advice
  • We also have some helpful online self-assessments
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Educational Outreach

Exposing youth to career development through promoting awareness.
  • Career guidance from youth employment specialists
  • Training
  • Pre-apprenticeship opportunities
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Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Accessibility Tools

We strive to make access to our services, and to employment, accessible to all.
  • Artificial limbs, wheelchairs and mobility devices
  • Hearing, visual and other sensory aids
  • sign language interpreters
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Transition Assistance

Aids and support to improve your potential to gain and retain employment.
  • Free training + counseling
  • Job referrals and employment assistance
  • Help connecting to resources
  • Grant programs
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At Workforce Solutions of Central Texas, we can help you every step of the way to achieve your goals. Join thousands of Central Texans and own the future of your career or business.

 

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The Workforce Solutions of Central Texas System is an equal opportunity employer/programs. Equal Opportunity is the Law. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

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