Hiring Red, White, and You! Texas Workforce Commission in partnership with 28 local workforce development boards and the Texas Veterans Commission hosted veterans job fairs statewide. The Hiring Red, White & You! encourages Texas employers to recognize the advanced skills and experience our brave service men and women have to offer through their military experience, and to help veterans in Texas transition into the civilian workforce.
Congratulations to ABC Dual Language Learning Center and Bullfrogs and Butterflies Child Care for obtaining Texas Rising Star Certification. A Texas Rising Star (TRS) Provider is a child care provider that has an agreement with a Local Workforce Development Board’s (Board’s) child care contractor to serve Texas Workforce Commission (TWC)-subsidized children and that voluntarily meets requirements that exceed the State’s Minimum Child Care Licensing (CCL) Standards. TRS Certification is available to Licensed Center, and Licensed and Registered Child Care Home [...]
Parenting Wisely The Parenting Wisely program is hosted by the Brazos Valley Council of Governments and in partnership with Project Unity. The Parenting Wisely program designed to help parents better understand their children and develop the skills they need to be stronger parents. This is a ten week series of classes with interactive videos and case management. For more information, please call 979-595-2900.
Calling all Texas Veterans and Service Members The Texas Workforce Commission, Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley, and our partners invite you to attend the Hiring Red, White, and You job fair November 14, 2013 at the Center for Regional Services located at 3991 E 29th Street in Bryan, Texas. The event will begin at 10:00am and last until 2:00pm. This job fair is designed to connect Veterans and Service Members, and their spouses, with area employers looking for qualified candidates for [...]
Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley (WSBV) was pleased to accept the Workforce Award for Excellence at the 66th Annual Statewide Training Conference for the Texas Veterans Commission on 9/20/2013. We would like to thank the Texas Veterans Commission for recognizing Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley as the Texas Workforce Center of the Year for its service to Veterans.
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) launched a mobile-friendly version of its online job-matching resource, WorkInTexas.com. The mobile website automatically detects mobile phones and some tablets and is designed to better serve job seekers in Texas by offering the most frequently used features of the full WorkInTexas.com website. The mobile version of the website offers quick, convenient access from mobile devices simply by typing www.WorkInTexas.com in the address bar. The mobile version allows job seekers to: Search for jobs through [...]
On Wednesday, September 11, 2013, the Brazos Valley Council of Governments, Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley and Brazos Valley Affordable Housing Corporation hosted their 46th Annual Meeting at the Center for Regional Services in Bryan, Texas. At this meeting, Board Members, Staff, and Local Companies gathered together to celebrate the years accomplishments. Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley presented two employer awards at the meeting. Out of the thousands of employers Workforce Solutions works with each year, NUCOR Steel was recognized as the [...]
TED Talks Education was a community forum at the Pebble Creek Country Club on Adult Basic Education in the Brazos Valley. Funded and supported by KAMU-TV and the Brazos Valley Council of Governments/Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley, this engaging luncheon brought together community leaders to discuss the rise in high school dropouts here in the Brazos Valley and the need for a better educated workforce.
Independence Day Job Fair 2013 The 9th Annual Independence Day Job Fair hosted by Workforce Solutions will be held on Tuesday, July 2, 2012 at the Center for Regional Services Building located at 3991 East 29th street in Bryan. Opening Ceremony begins at 11:00 AM with the job fair coming to a close at 3:00PM. Job Seekers will be able to talk with each employer directly about their employment opportunities and the knowledge and skills required for each position. It [...]
Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley would like to thank our HYPE Sponsors: Platinum: KAGS, Penncro, Workforce Solutions Brazos Valley, KBTX, OfficeMax Gold: Nucor, MIC Group Silver: Brazos Valley Communications, 101.9 The Beat, KORA, First Victoria Bank Bronze: ETFN, Blinn, EnCana, Blue Bell Ice Cream