STREAM 1 - Employment Readiness Workshops

Pre-Employment Program (PEP)

4 Day Program to “Kick Start” Your Job Search
Group learning with a focus on: job preparation, resume writing, online job searching and interview preparation

Intro to Computers (ITC)

3 Day Basic Computer Program

This program introduces the fundamentals of computers, learning tools, and software such as Microsoft Word, the internet, email, job search websites, and smart phones.

See below on how and where you can apply

STREAM 2 - Individualized Employment Support

Coaching / Counselling

Ongoing one-on-one support for up to one year supporting clients with job preparation, job searching and follow up after a job is obtaine

Drop In

Fast and effective help with resumes, interview skills, and job searching

See below on how and where you can apply

STREAM 3 - Targeted and Quick Employment Assistance

Fast Track

Fast Track services are designed as a one-time service for clients who have been offered employment (with a valid job confirmation) and need assistance with work attire or bus tickets.

Requirements:

  • The client must be registered with The Mustard Seed or be willing to do an Intake with Wellness Centre Advocates
  • The client must have an Employment Confirmation form filled out by the employer
  • The client must be working in a permanent position (PT/FT) or a 3 month+ contract position
  • The client has not utilized Fast Track services for work clothing, safety tickets, or bus tickets in a year

See below on how and where you can apply

Employment Program Eligibility

Potential candidates are eligible for the employment program, if you are:

  • Currently experiencing barriers to employment
  • Motived to find sustainable employment
  • Willing to work with an Employment Coach

How to Apply:

Applications can be picked up and dropped off at any one of these four locations. If you are currently working with a caseworker, have them complete the form and submit it as a referral.

Attend one of our weekly information sessions (every Thurs. @ 1 p.m.)

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Where to Apply

Clients can fill out and submit applications at one of these locations:

Downtown Support Centre
Thurs. 1 p.m.

Foothills Shelter
Thurs. 4 - 7 p.m.

Neighbour Centre
Mon. Wed. Fri. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tues. & Thurs. 1 - 7 p.m.