The SINGLE  PARENT  EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE can help you secure employment by providing opportunities such as up to 12 MONTHS OF FUNDED TRAINING for in-demand jobs or PAID WORK  EXPERIENCE PLACEMENTS. In addition, CHILD-CARE COSTS  ARE COVERED during training and in the first year of employment. FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT: WWW.SDSI.GOV.BC.CA/PROGRAMS/SPEI.HTML or YOUR LOCAL WORKBC ... Continue Reading →

Powell River’s Apprentice Advisor

Powell River has an Apprentice Advisor to guide you through your apprenticeship journey   The Sunshine Coast Region and Sea to Sky region has a new Apprenticeship Advisor, Shannon Hanson. Shannon’s main office location is at North Vancouver at the NSMA Office, 211 – 260 West Esplanade, North Vancouver, BC, V7M 3G7. She can be... Continue Reading →

Researching Sea-Based Careers

With Seafair happening in town (July 24-26, 2015), we at Career Link figured we could review Sea-Based Careers for you. This is not an extensive list, but it is meant as a start. Drop by Career Link or call to set up an appointment with a Career Counsellor to determine the best course of action for... Continue Reading →

Resume Scanners: What, Why and How

Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS), commonly known as Resume Scanners, allow employers to easily screen and filter job candidates.  These systems are becoming popular among employers, especially large companies, because of the volume of applications often received for job postings. These scanners allow employers to screen, filter, and track applicants, saving the company time and money... Continue Reading →

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