The Coastal Workforce Development Board (CWDB is seeking proposals from organizations to operate the local One-Stop System and American Job Centers as authorized under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 in Bryan, Bulloch, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, and Screven Counties of Georgia. All WIOA-funded services must be delivered in accordance with WIOA rules and regulations, guidance from US Department of Labor (hereafter “USDOL”), the State of Georgia Department of Economic Development, Workforce Division (hereafter “GDEcD-WFD”), and policies set forth by the CWDB. Workforce development minded organizations with or without previous experience as a contractor with WorkSource Coastal are encouraged to submit proposals; however, only proposals from organizations that can demonstrate that they have the ability to provide workforce development services within the ten-county region will be considered by RFP Review Committee. Funding for this Request for Proposals (RFP), and any contract(s) awarded to successful bidders is through Title I of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014. The Coastal Workforce Development Board is seeking responses for the following RFPs:
- One-Stop Operator (#18-WIOA-01) – https://purchasing.savannahga.gov/lmproc/SourcingSupplier/lm?_ln=OpenForBid&_r=14&bto=SourcingEvent&dataarea=lmproc&name=Summary&service=form&webappname=SourcingSupplier&Company=100&SourcingEvent=5887
- Career, Training & Case Management Services (#18-WIOA-02)- https://purchasing.savannahga.gov/lmproc/SourcingSupplier/lm?_ln=OpenForBid&_r=15&bto=SourcingEvent&dataarea=lmproc&name=Summary&service=form&webappname=SourcingSupplier&Company=100&SourcingEvent=5888
Respondents can apply to provide both services or one service. Achieving the best overall system is key; therefore, no preference or penalty will apply to those who bid in just one or both categories. Contracts resulting from this RFP will begin July 1, 2018 and end June 30, 2019. To respond to the RFP, follow the link next to the service or copy and paste into your browser. All bidders must register in the City of Savannah’s Supplier Portal in order to submit a proposal. The RFP closes on February 23, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.