Workforce Services Referral Portal

The Virginia Career Works Referral Portal quickly and easily connects individuals across the Commonwealth of Virginia to critical training, career, and support resources. Creating an account is free and easy. Get started today!

CREATE YOUR ACCOUNT NOW

Virginia Career Works – Shenandoah Valley

Our Centers are Currently Operating Remotely

Virginia Career Works Centers in Harrisonburg, Fishersville, and Winchester are currently closed to the public. To assure the safety and well-being of our patrons and staff, workforce services are being provided by telephone or virtually. Check back for announcements about Center re-openings in the summer of 2021.

In the meantime, contact the center near you for phone or virtual workforce services
or schedule services online at vcwsvapptrequest.as.me.

Looking for Work?

Virtual Job Fairs are a great way to find a job!
Visit our calendar for upcoming virtual hiring events.

Information on filing for unemployment insurance(UI) is provided below.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please contact VEC Customer Contact Center at 1-866-832-2363  or click HERE to schedule an appointment with a VEC representative to assist with your UI questions.
Virginia Career Works staff can help with your job search but are not able to assist with your unemployment claims.

UNEMPLOYMENT FILING ASSISTANCE

WEEKLY  UI CLAIMS

WORK SEARCH REPORTING

EMPLOYER REPORTING

ABOUT US

The Shenandoah Valley Regional Workforce Development Board creates and sustains powerful connections between businesses and job seekers through Virginia Career Works, a statewide network of employment professionals.

Learn More About Us
brand launch video

Statewide Virtual Hiring Event

July 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Executive Committee Meeting

October 14 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am

QUICK LINKS

HERSHEY BOOT CAMP
Learn About Us
Find Us
Labor Market Information
Eligible Training Providers
View Public Documents
Workforce Partners & Resources

JOB SEEKER SERVICES

Whether you are looking for a new job, looking to train or learn a new skill, or you are just beginning your career…we can help you reach your goals!

Learn More

EMPLOYER SERVICES

Are you an employer looking to hire, train, or source skilled employees for your business? Find out below how we can help you grow your workforce.

Learn More

YOUTH SERVICES

Services are available to eligible youth between the ages of 14 and 24 who need assistance with training or finding employment.

Learn More

IMPROVING OUR WORKFORCE EVERYDAY

The Shenandoah Valley Workforce Development Board’s Local and Strategic Plans outline how we intend to improve the future for the workforce in the Virginia Career Works – Shenandoah Valley Region.

View Strategic Plan