ERIC Number: ED451343
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
CareerLink System and Chartering Process Guide.
Pennsylvania State Dept. of Labor and Industry, Harrisburg.
This guide is intended to bring all the policy and tools approved by the Pennsylvania State Workforce Investment Board (SWIB) into a single reference for local workforce investment board (LWIB) members involved in chartering. Part 1 lists the guiding principles and benefits of Team Pennsylvania CareerLink, which is Pennsylvania's one-stop system. Part 2 outlines the SWIB's vision for chartering. Part 3 describes the roles of the SWIB, LWIB, and CareerLink Bureau. Part 4 contains information about the following topics: comprehensive sites; mini-centers; access points; and minimum chartering criteria and measures. Part 5 is a chartering process and site checklist for the five stages of the chartering process. Part 6 is a quality assurance tool that is designed to monitor and evaluate chartered CareerLink sites from the following standpoints: leadership; information and analysis; strategic planning; human resources development and management; process management; business results; and customer focus and satisfaction. The following items are included in Part 7: (1) 11 pertinent definitions; (2) lists of core, intensive, and training services available to job seekers and to employers; (3) flowcharts illustrating the CareerLink site development process and site re-chartering process; and (4) answers to 22 frequently asked questions regarding chartering. (MN)
Descriptors: Administration, Agency Role, Certification, Check Lists, Definitions, Evaluation Criteria, Guidelines, Information Dissemination, Information Management, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Leadership, Participant Satisfaction, Postsecondary Education, Public Policy, Quality Control, State Agencies, State Programs, Statewide Planning, Strategic Planning, User Satisfaction (Information), Vocational Education
For full text: http://www.paworkforce.state.pa.us/careerlink/download/chartering _guidebook_10122000.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Dept. of Labor and Industry, Harrisburg.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania