About SELACO WDB
A LITTLE ABOUT WHAT WE DO Welcome to the Southeast Los Angeles County Workforce Development Board (SELACO WDB) online community resource and job center. This website is a part of a virtual outreach program that is tied directly to our job center and hundreds of partner agencies and service providers available to customers of all ages. SELACO WDB specializes in helping job seekers gain the skills and confidence necessary to set a path that leads to self-sufficiency and long-term employment. SELACO WDB’s mission is two-fold. As a workforce development agency, we support a pool of quality job seekers in addition to promoting the growth of local businesses. SELACO WDB has a menu of specialized programs that support the needs of our job seekers and local employers. SELACO WDB is proud to be recognized by both the U.S. Department of Labor and the State of California as a national model for community-based workforce and employment development. Beyond the personal gratification, awards, and praise, our success is rewarded in the form of funding and incentive grants that allow us to develop new and innovative programs designed to meet the employment needs of our community.
The Executive Director
As the leader of a High Performing Board, Mrs. Castro is committed to the development of regional initiatives that address the employment needs of job seekers and support the growth of businesses in our region.
Mission and Vision
The SELACO Workforce Development Board provides personalized services that foster the progress of employers and encourages the potential of individuals, to build a strong workforce for the Southeast Los Angeles Region. A flexible and entrepreneurial staff uses current technology to stimulate the development of innovative programs and education. We link individuals to the training they need to gain self-sufficiency and collaborate with employers to enhance the economic vitality and the human resources of the community.