Rapid Response

Closings / Lay Offs / Rapid Response

No one likes to talk about layoffs, but unfortunately in todays fast changing market, layoffs are a fact of life.  Workforce Partnership is available to assist you and your employees through this time by offering free services to help those affected land on their feet as quickly as possible.  Our staff can meet in a group setting at your site or at one of our three career centers.  We can help with resumes, job search strategies and interviewing skills, as well as supply resources for applying for unemployment benefits and the possibility of training resources.   

Rapid Response services are available for large and small layoffs.  In addition to the valuable information about unemployment insurance we also offer extensive one on one with employees who have been in their current jobs for many years and may need some career coaching and direction, also workshops on resume writing and interviewing, a resume will be written for everyone who wants one and who attends the workshops Lists of job leads will be provided to the group and any information on upcoming job fairs and an extensive list of job clubs in their area Information on training opportunities for dislocated workers and the process to register on Kansas Works and development of a Plus account.

The Workforce Partnership Mobile Unit is also available for onsite Rapid Response events.  

Business Services Team