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 of15 and 30 years old, with barriers to employment, this program could be for you!
We assist youth with barriers to employment, including disabilities, medical and mental health conditions who are ready, willing and able to take the necessary steps to find and retain employment through training & certifications.
Ready, willing, and able to do whatever is necessary to find employment? We’d love to help you!
Eligible Participants Will Receive:
$15/hour x 6 hrs/day
$250.00 after 8 weeks
$500.00 after 10 weeks of work experience/employment
The 18-week skills development program will guide you to gain your own employment.
Classes Start: November 27
Step One –Learn
8 Weeksof paid employment skills training
Basic Computer Skills Training
Customer Service Training
Employer and employee expectations
Food Safe Level II
Health & Self-care
Introduction to Indigenous Cultural Practise
Janitorial Skills Training
Networking and employer meetings
Positive Workplace Mental Health
Resume crafting and delivery
Standard First Aid & CPR, WHMIS
Team Building for Success
Step Two –Work
10 Weeks Of Work Experience/Employment
If you are ready to commit to 18 weeks towards a bright future apply now
Testimonials From Our Participants:
“I enjoyed learning new skills and making new friends at EmployAbilities. The staff are kind and helpful. I like how the staff treats me like family. I liked the hands-on activities, the workshops and going to worksites to learn about the different types of jobs. I got to earn training certificates and earn money.”
7/11 in St Albert
“Thank you, EmployAbilities especially the program Learn 2 Earn, it helped me to understand the Canadian Culture and workplace, thank you staff for making me feel at home”
Graham Construction & Engineering Inc
If you are ready to commit to 18 Weeks towards a bright future, apply now!
Get the process started by filling out the form below!
Funded by Government of Canada’s Youth Employment & Skills Strategy
At EmployAbilities, we provide skill development, education, and employment services to adults and youth with medical conditions, mental health challenges, permanent injuries, disabilities, and employment barriers.