Employment Services

Independent Job Search

Counsellors provide support to clients on their job search and provide access to:

  • job boards
  • resume templates
  • use of computers, fax, telephone and copier
  • workshops.  See calendar

Guided Job Search(JS):

  • One-to-one employment counselling to develop an action/services plan-includes resumes development/critique/interview skills etc.
  • Case Management
  • Referrals to other programs or interventions in or out of TNO
  • Second Career

 Job Development

  • Outreaches and connects with local employers on behalf of clients
  • Matching clients’ skills+interests with work opportunities
  • Facilitation of work opportunities+negotiation of the employment relationship
  • Experimental or on-the-job training
  • Placement support in identifying + workplace issues that may affect their success.
  • Financial support to remove barriers to participation

As part of this service we offer regular workshops on the

following topics:

  • Resume Writing
  • Interview Skills/Mock Interview
  • How to create a winning profile for Linked in
  • Basic Retail Sales Training
  • Computer training:Excel I and II, Microsoft I and II
  • And many more workshops and training.For further details see our monthly calendar.

 

Contact

For more information, please call our program Coordinator:

Sadia Zafar

(416) 467 0126 Ext.224

szafar@thorncliffe.org

 In 2012-2013, 1,967 clients accessed workshops and other resources