Request for Proposals (RFP) No. 17-04: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Program Services for Adult, Dislocated Worker, Out-of-School Youth, In-School Youth, and Business Services

Request for Proposals (RFP) No. 17-04:
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Program Services for Adult, Dislocated Worker, Out-of-School Youth, In-School Youth, and Business Services

The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) is competitively procuring career, youth and business services for the WorkSource Seattle-King County system. Qualified organizations with expertise in providing workforce services are invited to submit proposals in response to RFP No. 17-04.

Click for RFP No. 17-04: WIOA Program Services Request for Proposals
Click for RFP No. 17-04: Appendix A – Budget and Cost Proposal Form
Click for RFP No. 17-04: Appendix B – 14 WIOA Youth Service Elements Form

Procurement Timeline:

  • RFP Release Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017

  • Letter of Intent to Bid Due – MANDATORY: Friday, July 14, 2017, 12:00 pm (PST)

  • Last Day to Submit Questions: Friday, July 21, 2017, 12:00 pm (PST)

  • Proposal Packages Due – RFP DEADLINE: Friday, August 4, 2017, 4:00 pm (PST)
     

Q&A:

Beginning with the release of RFP No. 17-04 and continuing through Friday, July 21, 2017, 12:00 pm (PST), bidders may submit questions electronically at operations@seakingwdc.org. A question and answer (Q&A) digest to address questions will be updated and posted on our Careers & Funding Opportunities webpage weekly in this period. Note that questions will not be answered over the phone, in person, via email, or directly to inquiring parties in any form other than on the WDC website.

Policy Released for Public Comment: Co-Enrolled Integrated Services Delivery

The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County has released a draft local policy and operational guidance on integrated service delivery with co-enrollment under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA):

·         Policy No. 02-2017 (draft) – Co-Enrolled Integrated Services Delivery (Click to view)

This new, local WDC policy distinguishes between “Basic Career Services” and “Individualized Career Services” for the purpose of co-enrolling job seekers in accordance with WIOA Title I eligibility criteria, and incorporates the requirements and procedures cited in the Employment Security Division (ESD) Integrated Service Delivery Policy and Operations Manual (WorkSource System Policy No. 1023, Rev. 1, released April 4, 2017).

Policy No. 02-2017 is released in draft for public comment as of May 31, 2017, and the comment period will close on June 30, 2017.

Comments may be submitted to operations@seakingwdc.org.

Thank you!

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) #17-03: Brand Collateral & Campaign Production: Print & Digital Design

The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) invites qualified organizations with experience in print and digital design production to submit responses to Request for Qualifications (RFQ) #17-03: Brand Collateral & Campaign Production: Print & Digital Design.

Click for RFQ #17-03: Brand Collateral & Campaign Production: Print & Digital Design

RFQ responses are due no later than Friday, May 5, 2017, 4:00 pm (PST), and shall be delivered electronically to: operations@seakingwdc.org.

Click here for a Q&A Digest

Additional Questions? Questions about RFQ #17-03 will be accepted on a rolling basis at operations@seakingwdc.org until Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 4:00 pm (PST). The digest of questions and answers will be updated on the Careers & Funding Opportunities webpage until close of business on Wednesday, May 3, 2017.

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) #17-02: Untapped Talent Third-Party Evaluator

The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) invites qualified organizations with experience in third-party program evaluations to submit responses to Request for Qualifications #17-02: Untapped Talent Third-Party Evaluator.

Click for RFQ #17-02: Untapped Talent Third-Party Evaluator

RFQ responses are due no later than Monday, May 15, 2017, 9:00 am (PST), and shall be delivered electronically to: operations@seakingwdc.org

Questions? Questions about RFQ #17-02 will be accepted on a rolling basis at operations@seakingwdc.org until Friday, May 5, 2017, 4:00 pm (PST).

 

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) #17-01: One-Stop Operator for WorkSource System in Seattle-King County

The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) is competitively procuring a contract for the One-Stop Operator of the WorkSource system in Seattle-King County and invites highly qualified organizations with expertise in providing workforce system coordination to submit responses to this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) #17-01.

Click for RFQ #17-01: One-Stop Operator for WorkSource System
Click for RFQ #17-01: Attachment A – Budget Summary Form

Key dates:

·     Letters of Intent for all who plan to submit an RFQ are due no later than Friday, April 21, 2017, 4:00 pm (PST), and shall be delivered electronically to: operations@seakingwdc.org

·     RFQ responses are due no later than Thursday, May 4, 2017, 4:00 pm (PST), and shall be delivered electronically to: operations@seakingwdc.org

Questions?

Questions about RFQ #17-01 and the One-Stop Operator procurement process will be accepted on a rolling basis at operations@seakingwdc.org until Thursday, April 27, 4:00 pm (PST). A weekly Question and Answer digest will be posted here each Friday between April 7 and April 28, 2017; any updates or changes to the RFQ will also be posted on the Careers & Funding Opportunities webpage.