Ready to Work | MCTC

Ready to Work


Ready to Work (RTW) is a partnership between the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and the KY Cabinet for Health & Family Services, Department for Community Based Services.

RTW is designed to assist low-income parents that are one of the following:

  • Enrolled at a KCTCS institution
  • A former KCTCS student seeking employment
  • Working with Kentucky Skills U or on a high school diploma
  • Have a barrier to enrolling at KCTCS, such as student debt.

RTW offers:

  • Support as you balance family, work, and school
  • Work study opportunities that do not reduce certain public benefits
  • Advocacy and mentoring
  • Access to daycare and transportation assistance
  • Employment skills training

Contact your college RTW Staff

Fill out the form below to request more information from MCTC Ready to Work staff and see if you may be eligible for RTW services, or contact one of the MCTC Ready to Work Program Coordinators:

Paula Lewis
Montgomery & Rowan Campuses
(606) 783-1538 ext. 66301
LeAnn Myrick
Program Coordinator
Licking Valley & Maysville Campuses
(606) 759-7141 ext 66204
Give us a brief description of what information you would like to receive or what questions you have.

Funding for this program is provided by the Kentucky Department for Health and Family Services, Department for Community Based Services.