FROM RETIRED TO REHIRED: Putting Your Experience to Work
Mature job seekers – local Employers are looking for you!
In this FREE 16 week program, the Career Centre will be offering skills training aimed at preparing you for interesting work in the retail field, within the Parksville-Qualicum area. Increase your interpersonal skills, job readiness, essential work skills and gain industry-specific training at no cost to you. Paid work experience is prearranged with local employers.
What are the requirements in order to be considered for the program?
Those who meet the following criteria are encouraged to apply:
- 55 years or older at the time of the program
- unemployed or precariously employed
- living in British Columbia
- not participating in another funded program or in school
- Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person legally entitled to work in Canada
NOTE: You do not have to be retired to participate.
Our next program is coming up in March, 2021
4 Weeks of Classroom Training: March 1-26, 2021 9am-4pm
12 Weeks of Paid Work Experience: March 29 – June 18, 2021 (to include mid-week, weekends, early morning and evening shifts)
Space is limited, so ensure you register for a FREE Information Session as soon as possible.
INFORMATION SESSION DATES:
Monday. January 25 1-2pm
Wednesday, January 27 1-2pm
Thursday, February 4 11am-12pm
Friday, February 5 9-10am
Call 250.248.3205 to register for one of these free sessions.