JOB SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
A six week program for job-ready clients, providing workshops and supportive follow-up. Program is divided into three components as follows:
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.
Participants with little or no computer experience will benefit from this workshop as they will use Word to prepare their resumes and examine the different types of resumes. Participants will learn about on-line applications, text only resumes, and put into everything they’ve learned into practice – job search using different portals, on-line job sites, researching employers, and labour market trends.