CareerSource North Central Florida (formerly FloridaWorks) is the name for the Alachua Bradford Regional Workforce Board. Our board is made up of community leaders from the public and private sector who share the goal of developing and sustaining a qualified and effective regional workforce. The board accomplishes this by providing services and opportunities to both employers and job seekers.
Business Driven. Talent Focused.
Our customer is the business sector, and the talent in our community is its resource. We believe in the power of talent to open the door to life-enhancing economic opportunities for individuals, businesses and communities. Talent – the education, skill sets and vision for the future – is the foundation that we use to help job seekers prepare, search, train for and identify career opportunities.
The CareerSource North Central Florida 5-year Board Strategic Plan’s priorities are:
- Entrepreneurship Training
- Earn While You Learn Programs
- Soft Skills Training
- Job Matching
- Establishing Local Subject Matter Expertise in Workforce Data, Tracking, and Analysis
- Leveraging Workforce Data Expertise to Contribute to Policy Development at the State and Local Level
The CareerSource NCFL Board operates in publicly noticed meetings with public input welcome. It encourages everyone to join in its efforts to improve the quality of the workforce in Alachua and Bradford counties.