Learn 2 Earn
FROM EMPLOYMENT TO EMPOWERMENT
CONNECTING YOUTH TO MEANINGFUL EMPLOYMENT
Starting your first job can be stressful, especially if you are a youth and have barriers to employment. It takes commitment, and it takes work, but you’re not alone!
The Learn 2 Earn program offered at EmployAbilities will help you through your training to be employed.
IF YOU ARE BETWEEN THE AGES 15 AND 30 YEARS OLD, WITH BARRIERS TO EMPLOYMENT, THIS PROGRAM COULD BE GREAT FOR YOU!
NEXT START DATE: AUGUST 1, 2022
ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE:
- LIVING ALLOWANCE - $15/hour x 6 hrs/day for 11 weeks
- COMPLETION BONUS - $250.00 after 11-weeks of training
- COMPLETION BONUS - $500.00 after 12 weeks of work experience/employment
THE FORMULA IS SIMPLE!
COMMITMENT + DEDICATION + WILLING ATTITUDE = SUCCESS!
THE 23-WEEK SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
WILL GUIDE YOU TO GAIN YOUR OWN EMPLOYMENT.
STEP ONE - LEARN
11 WEEKS OF PAID EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS TRAINING
- Basic Computer Skills Training
- Beyond Ourselves
- Customer Service Training
- Employer and employee expectations
- Flagging & Transport of Dangerous Goods
- Food Safe Level II
- Fork Lift/Fire Watch
- Health & Self-care
- How to Love Yourself ‘As Is’
- Introduction to Indigenous Cultural Practise
- Interview Skills
- Inventory Control
- Janitorial Skills Training
- Networking and employer meetings
- Positive Workplace Mental Health
- Resume crafting and delivery
- Standard First Aid & CPR WHMIS
- Team Building for Success
- Warehouse Essentials
STEP TWO - WORK
12 WEEKS OF WORK EXPERIENCE/EMPLOYMENT
IT'S NEVER TOO EARLY OR TOO LATE TO "BUILD ON YOUR SKILLS AND STRENGTHS"
TAKE THE TIME TO INVEST IN YOURSELF
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