The North Central Massachusetts Workforce Investment Board, Inc., established in 1979, is a private 501(c)3 non-profit corporation designated by the Governor to serve as the Local Workforce Board for the North Central Massachusetts Workforce Region under the new Federal Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act. Board members are appointed for three year terms by the local chief elected official. The NCMWIB is responsible for the policy development and oversight of all state and federally funded workforce development initiatives in the region. Click here for more information about WIOA.
WIOA's Three Hallmarks of Excellence
- The needs of businesses and workers drive workforce solutions and local boards are accountable to communities in which they are located
- One-Stop Centers (or American Job Centers) provide excellent customer service to jobseekers and employers and focus on continuous improvement
- The workforce system supports strong regional economies and plays an active role in community and workforce development
Click here for the Massachusetts WIOA State Plan