Workforce Solutions

WorkforceFor more than 25 years, Interfaith Workforce Solutions has assisted Gulf Coast residents and employers with their employment needs. Comprehensive employment services are delivered through operation of numerous Career Offices across nine counties, as well as a regional Financial Aid Customer Support Center.

Services to Residential Customers

  • Job leads and job referrals
  • Labor-market information
  • Job-search skills training
  • Career counseling
  • Interviewing workshops and personal-interview training
  • Résumé preparation
  • Outplacement services, including computer, fax and workstations
  • Occupational training

Services to Employers

  • Recruiting, screening and referral to open positions
  • Testing for potential hires and current employees
  • Consulting on topics such as hiring/firing, Equal Opportunity/ADA, turnover analysis, salary and benefits, unemployment insurance, job- skills analysis, and staff development
  • Finding resources for training new and current employees
  • Assistance with company downsizing, facility closures and layoffs

Financial Aid Customer Support Center

  • Centralized financial-aid services for approximately 25,000 customers across the Gulf Coast Region
  • Approximately 5,000 inbound calls and more than 1,500 childcare and scholarship aid applications per week
  • Childcare services include processing customer financial-aid applications and re-certifications, determining eligibility; and fulfilling or re-certifying care
  • Scholarship services, including processing applications from customers and Career Offices, determining skills-training eligibility, and fulfilling approved tuition assistance

To locate a Workforce Solutions Career Office near you, please call 1-888-469-JOBS(5627) M – F, 7am – 6pm
OR
Visit the website at www.wrksolutions.com for additional employment services information.