Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas leads the way in developing today’s workforce and anticipating the occupations and skills needed for tomorrow. Whether you are searching for your first job, re-entering the workforce, considering a new occupation or transitioning from military to civilian employment, we can help you achieve your career goals.
Virtual Career Fair
Interact and Interview with employers who are hiring now! Register soon for our North Central Texas Virtual Career Fair, taking place on Thursday, July 9, 2020 from 10:00am - 4:00pm.
Services and Resources at Your Local Workforce Center
Find Your Next Job
If you are looking for a new career and need a certification or financial assistance, check out our Target Industries and Career Pathways.
WorkInTexas.com is a comprehensive, easy-to-use, free online job-matching system. By completing an online application, job seekers can be matched with Texas employers of all sizes and types. In addition to job matching, WorkInTexas.com also includes resume building tools, career tools, and e-mail notification of job availability.
CareerOneStop is a career, training, and job search website for the U.S. Department of Labor. The site serves job seekers, businesses, students, and career advisors with a variety of free online tools, information, and resources.
Talent Development Specialists are Here to Help
Talent Development Specialists are available to assist you with career coaching, resume preparation, and interviewing skills. Visit your local Workforce Center to meet with a Talent Development Specialist.
Hiring events and skills training programs are held at each center on a daily basis. Check out our Events page to find out about upcoming events in your area.
Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS)
In order to better serve our community, career seekers will now be able to access Texas Workforce Solutions - Vocational Rehabilitation Services at select Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas locations.
Texas Workforce Solutions - Vocational Rehabilitation Services provides services for people with disabilities to help them prepare, obtain, retain or advance in employment. Services are based on eligibility and your individual needs.
For more information about vocational rehabilitation services and to locate your nearest Texas Workforce Solutions - Vocational Rehabilitation Services office visit the Texas Workforce Commission | Vocational Rehabilitation Services website.
For inquiries about vocational rehabilitation call 800-628-5115 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assistance for Veterans
Your transition from the military profession to a civilian job might be one of the toughest obstacles to overcome as you return home, however it is not insurmountable. There are many employers out there who are looking for your skills; the challenge is relating those skills in a manner that they can understand. A Texas Veterans Employment Representative can help you as you go through the employment process. If you think you could benefit from our personalized services, contact your nearest Workforce Center and ask to talk to a Veterans Employment Representative.
The Texas Veterans Leadership Program is a Texas Workforce Commission resource and referral network connecting returning veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan with the resources and tools they need to lead productive lives and enjoy the full benefits of the society they have willingly served. Connect with a Veterans Resource & Referral Specialists for North Central Texas today.
Young Adults Can Earn While They Learn
Paid Internships and On-The-Job Training Will Put You on the Fast Track. Are you between 18 and 24 years old and looking for real-world job experience?
Workforce Solutions for North Central Texas can place you in a paid internship or on-the-job training for up to 26 weeks. Contact your local Workforce Center and ask about our subsidized work programs. One of our friendly and professional career coaches is ready to help you get started on a rewarding career!
Adult Education and Literacy
Adult Education and Literacy providers offer reading, writing, and math High School Equivalency (HSE) classes that prepare adult learners to take the HSE exam of their choice: (GED or HiSET)
English classes for Limited English Proficiency adults. "Learn to speak, read, and write in English".
- Citizenship preparation
- Digital literacy
- Employability and soft skills
- Career pathway guidance through workforce development courses
Find your provider in our Helpful Resources page.
Unemployment Benefit Services
Unemployment benefits are part of an employer-paid program that provides temporary, partial income replacement to qualified individuals who are unemployed through no fault of their own. You should apply for benefits as soon as you become unemployed. For more information about UI benefits and eligibility, visit Texas Workforce Commission Unemployment Benefits.
Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
The Earned Income Tax Credit, EITC or EIC, is a benefit for working people with low to moderate income. To qualify, you must meet certain requirements and file a tax return, even if you do not owe any tax or are not required to file. EITC reduces the amount of tax you owe and may give you a refund. For more information about EITC, visit IRS's EITC website at www.eitc.irs.gov.
Visit your local Workforce Center for assistance in applying for EITC.