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September is Workforce Development Month! Click here to find job fairs in your local area and so much more!

 

We make nightly changes to the claimant system (MyBenefits Portal) from 11 pm – 3 am, and the system will be temporarily unavailable during this time. 

Welcome to the Department of Employment and Workforce

The S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce is here to help you move from unemployment to reemployment. Our goal is to match job seekers with employers quickly, efficiently and effectively.

From unemployment insurance benefits to personalized reemployment services, our agency provides robust services to support South Carolina's labor force and economic development.

 

2021 1099-G Forms Have Arrived!

1099Gs Available Now

 

1099Gs are now available in the MyBenefits Portal. Click here to learn how to access them!

SIDES E-Response Update

What's coming with the new system:

  • Fraud indicators alerting the state that immediate action is needed. 
  • Intuitive flows with dynamic questions specifically related to the separation reason. 
  • And more! 
Changes to SIDES E-Response for employers

 

Reminder: Complete Your Weekly Work Searches

Reminder: Complete Your Weekly Work Searches

 

This is a reminder that claimants receiving UI benefits are required to complete two weekly work searches in SC Works Online Services (SCWOS) in order to remain eligible for benefits. Need assistance? Resources are available here!