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Mission Statement

Our Mission is to assist businesses and individuals in meeting the workforce demands and opportunities of a global economy.

Description

We provide our diverse communities with a world-class workforce that fosters economic development. We work with businesses, residents, government, educational and community-based organizations to maximize local and regional employment opportunities. We are the catalyst in the development and implementation of a comprehensive workforce strategy. We reward innovation, success and continuous improvement.

Our Strategic objectives are:


Provide businesses with the workforce tools they need to succeed in a global economy.

Provide all residents with the workforce tools and the opportunity to maximize their employment potential.

Seek and implement successful employment strategies for residents with barriers.

Bring government, business, education, and training providers together to create innovative workforce strategies and programs.

Foster a One-Stop System that fulfills the needs of our diverse communities.

Continuously improve our organization and the delivery of our services.


What is work 2 future ?

work 2 future functions as the local administrative arm of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA). Work 2 Future operates three One-Stop Career Centers in the areas of San Jose, Campbell and South County. It also provides workforce development services for the cities of Los Gatos, Morgan Hill, Los Altos Hills, Saratoga, Monte Sereno, and the unincorporated areas of Santa Clara County.

The goal of work 2 future is to strengthen the economic base in San Jose and Santa Clara County by increasing employment opportunities and job retention for all residents.

The Department of Labor is the main funding stream for the centers. Other sources include state and federal grants and private industry.

work 2 future works in partnership with small and large businesses, educational institutions, and community-based organizations. Housed within the City of San Jose Office of Economic Development, work 2 future is strategically positioned to address the workforce and economic development needs of our local area.

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