Empowering Youth through Employment

The Immigrant Education Society


Description
Provides a training program for youth covering employability skills training, work experience, career counselling and benefit support.

Service offers:

  • Group Based Employability Skills (GBES) : provides essential skills to youth to help them find employment, evolve with their job and adapt to workplace change
  • Work Experience (WE): 12 weeks developing employability and occupational skills through practical, on the job experience. Placements will be in non-profit organizations, ethno-cultural organizations, private businesses and educational institutes
  • minimum wage benefit support for the duration of the program
  • career counselling

Affiliation: Service Canada
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to :
  • refugees, permanent residents or low income Canadian citizens between the ages of 15 to 30 years old
  • individuals not receiving Employment Insurance (EI)
  • individuals actively looking for employment
  • individuals committed to completing 3 months of Group Based Employability Skills and 3 months of work experience
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service visit website to register.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
587-392-4177
Web Site
http://www.immigrant-education.ca/programs/employment/empowering-youth-employment-eye/
Email
zenobialadha@immigrant-education.ca
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual membership fee $5.00




Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
February 16, 2024
Address
#200, 3675 63 Avenue NE
Calgary, AB, T3J 5K1
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM to 03:30 PM
Tue
09:00 AM to 03:30 PM
Wed
09:00 AM to 03:30 PM
Thu
09:00 AM to 03:30 PM
Fri
09:00 AM to 03:30 PM

The above hours are during GBE.

Work experience hours will be mutually agreed between employer and EYE student.