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Youth Career Navigator position approved

December 21, 2017

The Region 2000 Workforce Development Board, Bedford County Public Schools, Adult Education of Central Virginia, and Bedford County Department of Social Services signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Dec. 18, 2017 to approve a paid position for a Youth Career Navigator who will focus on job placement and skills development for 14-24 year olds. This historic agreement is part of an on ongoing effort to expand youth career services across the county.

“Building a strong pipeline of workers for our county businesses is a priority and this position will fill a need to better communicate and engage young people for many of those high demand jobs,” said Traci Blido, Bedford County Economic Development Director.

 

To learn more or to apply for this position, please visit the Region 2000 Local Government Council website here. Also see a related WDBJ7 report here.