WIOA at Gilmer High School
FUNDING IS AVAILABLE: Are you currently not attending school and between the ages of 16 and 24 years old and need additional assistance with childcare and transportation so you may obtain your GED, high school diploma or additional job skills training so you can improve your employability skills in order to work in your career field of interest? The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) in Gilmer County may be able to assist you in reaching your educational and career goals. If you meet the criteria for eligibility, the WIOA program can assist you with funding. Please private message me or you may call 706-502-3137.
WIOA is short for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. It is a federal based program. Our Main office is in Rome, Ga at the Northwest Georgia Regional Commissions Office. The Gilmer WIOA is based out of Gilmer High School and offers services to In School youth: placing in jobs and helping them earn employability skills. We also offer services to Out of school youth: transportation assistance, childcare assistance and helping them obtain a GED/High School Diploma if needed. Our program year runs from July 1st to June 30th.
Holly L. Pinson
WIOA Youth Services Program
Gilmer High School
408 Bobcat Trail
Ellijay, GA 30540
The Gilmer County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, creed, or disability in admission to its programs, services, and activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of their operations. For additional information or referral to the appropriate system coordinator, contact the system superintendent’s office at 134 Industrial Blvd, Ellijay, Ga 30540 –(706) 276-5000.