CareerRise is seeking proposals for Metro-Atlanta Training Providers to offer high demand industry programs at Westside Works. Services must meet employment demand for one or more of the following industries and services: Advanced Manufacturing, Information Technology, Skilled Trades, Hospitality, Healthcare, or Transportation, Distribution and Logistics (TDL). Partnerships should incorporate effective approaches to enable low-skill, incumbent workers and/or job seekers to enter and advance in career pathways leading to family-sustaining wages.
All proposals will meet the following guidelines:
- Program Overview: Detailed description of the program including curriculum outline, current marketing material, market demand. Highlight both entry level and advance career pathway skills and credentials offered.
- Employer Engagement: Documented involvement of employers in the project and a description of their role and commitment. Please note that general advisory roles are generally not considered sufficient involvement.
- Program Experience: Successful job training and employment programs are vital solutions to fulfill workforce needs. Describe your outcome goals for job seekers and/or incumbent employees. Include numeric goals such as total # of cohorts delivered, total number of participants served, enrolled, completed (%), placed (%), retention intervals (%): 90th day, 120th day, 365th day of employment, average wages, and list the industry-recognized credentials earned.