Workplace Policies

To announce the availability of NCWorks Local Innovation Fund Grants.

This document provides a revision to Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Program Year (PY) 2018 Local Area October allocations.

To provide guidance on the required NCWorks Career Center Memorandum of Understanding and Partner Infrastructure Funding Agreement.

To provide North Carolina’s definition for “requires additional assistance to complete an educational program or to secure and hold employment” as it relates to eligibility for youth at Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Sections 129(a)(1)(B)(iii)(VIII), (a)(1)(C)(iv)(VII), (a)(3)(B), and to rescind Policy Statement 11-2015.

To provide NCWorks Online participant service activity codes, guidance on corresponding case notes and service exit dates, and rescind Policy Statement 01-2018.

To provide guidance and instructions to local Workforce Development Boards and North Carolina Community Colleges on applying for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Governor’s Finish Line Grants Initiative. This Policy Statement also provides NCWorks Online instructions specific to the Finish Line Grants and Finish Line Grants Operations Funds Request Form. Attachment

To provide clarification on the use of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Title I resources when combined with Pell Grants and the Financial Award Analysis Form. This policy also rescinds PS 08-2015.
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To provide Local Areas and other subrecipients minimum standards and procedures designed to ensure that all WIOA programs will be conducted in accordance with applicable equal opportunity and nondiscrimination requirements. This policy provides current contact information and rescinds DWS Policy Statement Number 08-2014.

To transmit the income chart identifying the higher of the "Federal Poverty Level Income Guidelines" and the "70% Lower Living Standard Income Level Guidelines" for the year and rescind DWS Policy Statement Number 05-2018.

To transmit the income chart identifying the higher of the “Federal Poverty Level Income Guidelines” and the “70% Lower Living Standard Income Level Guidelines” and rescind DWS Policy Statement Number 12-2017.