Job Skills Development Program
A six week program for job-ready clients, providing workhops and supportive follow-up. Program is divided into three components as follows:
- Getting Started
This first component offers a look into personal traits, including self-esteem, survivability, career exploration and profiles. Personality Dimensions.
- Job Search Preparation
Key skills include communications, prepare a resume, cover letters, job search, goal setting and the hidden job market, and lastly, participate in a mock interview.
- ‘Wired’ Workshops
Participants with little or no computer experience will benefit from this workshop as they will use either Word/Wordperfect to prepare their resumes and examine the different types of resumes. Participants wil learn about online applications, text only resumes, and put into everything they’ve learned into practise – job search using different portals, online job sites, researching employers, and labour market trends.
For further information or make an appointment please contact the Employment Counselling department