Workforce Solutions Collaborative of Metro Hartford awards Capital Workforce Partners $149,899 For Metro Hartford Alliance for Careers in Health (MACH)
Capital Workforce Partners Inc. has received a $149,899 grant from Workforce Solutions Collaborative of Metro Hartford (Workforce Solutions) to support MACH (Metro Hartford Alliance for Careers in Healthcare), an employer-led partnership working to expand the talent pipeline for entry level workers in clinical settings.
Informed by employers’ needs and labor market data, individuals will be recruited and trained for a variety of in-demand jobs including Advanced Certified Nurse Assistant, Patient Care Technician and Medical Office Assistant (with a path to either a clinical or medical coding position). Job seekers will receive classroom training, on-the-job training, and direct job placement.
Alex Johnson, Capital Workforce Partners, CEO said "I look forward to continue our partnership with Workforce Solutions to help expand the talent pipeline to help healthcare employers meet their needs.”
“We’re confident that Capital Workforce Partners will support MACH and effectively coordinate the recruitment, training and support resources to grow a healthcare talent pipeline. Getting a good job and advancing in wages is critical to one’s financial security; a qualified, competitive workforce is essential to healthcare providers and patient care." said Paula S. Gilberto, president and CEO of United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut and chair of Workforce Solutions.
About Workforce Solutions Collaborative
Workforce Solutions Collaborative of Metro Hartford (Workforce Solutions) is a funders’ collaborative committed to developing an educated, economically self-sufficient workforce that meets employer needs. Employer-led industry partnerships drive strategies to ensure job seekers are work ready with the training and credentials needed for quality employment. For more information on Workforce Solutions, contact Ricardo Henriquez, Director, at 860.493.1130.
If you are interested in becoming an employer partner in MACH or would like more information, please contact Dan Garewski, Capital Workforce Partners, at 860.899.3453