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2/13/2018 Member News
Vacancies Announced for CareerSource Pinellas Board

Vacancies Announced for CareerSource Pinellas Board

 

Applications are now being accepted for two year appointments to the CareerSource Pinellas (CSPin) Board of Directors.

These are volunteer positions. WorkNet Pinellas d/b/a CareerSource Pinellas is governed by a Board of Directors. All positions are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners (BCC). CSPin is approved for up to 45 members, and complies with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014.

 

The local board must include representatives from four categories:

  1. Business: owners or executives of firms providing employment opportunities in in-demand industry sectors or occupations in Pinellas County.
  2. Workforce: representatives of labor organizations, apprenticeship programs, or community-based organizations who assist individuals with barriers to employment or out-of-school youth.
  3. Education and Training: providers of adult education and literacy under Title II, community colleges, and local educational agencies and community-based organizations providing education or training to individuals with barriers to employment.
  4. Government, Economic and Community Development: including representatives of entities serving the local area relating to transportation, housing, and public asssistance; or philanthropic organizations serving the local area.

See below for detailed specific Local Board Membership Requirements.

 

The local workforce development board has the following responsibilities:

a) Develop, submit, ratify, or amend the local workforce development plan

b) Provide ongoing oversight related to administrative costs, duplicated services, career counseling, economic development, equal access, compliance and accountability, and performance outcomes

c) Oversee the one-stop delivery system in its local area

d) Designate all local service providers

 

Mandatory applications can be found at www.pinellascounty.org/boards and must be received no later than the close of business on March 5, 2018 at 3:00 pm.

The Board of County Commissioners will review all applications and make their selection at an upcoming Board of County Commissioners meeting.

Please Note: All materials submitted to Pinellas County government are subject to 

the public records law of the State of Florida.

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