Youth Employment Programs

Youth Employment Programs – Online Coaching for Job Search and Training Opportunities Available

Are you between the ages of 15 to 30? We can help you prepare for future work opportunities!

Want a fulfilling job but don’t know where to start? We are here for you!

During this time of physical distancing due to COVID-19, DIVERSEcity’s Youth Employment Programs are here to get you prepared for future work opportunities.

Through free virtual group training and one-on-one consultations, our employment specialists can help you:

  • Discover your aptitude and explore your career options.
  • Improve your employability and life skills through online workshops.
  • Enhance job search techniques such as resumé writing, interview techniques and networking.
  • Get valuable training, including vocational and professional development training.
  • Get valuable work experience to succeed in the Canadian workplace.

Eligibility and referrals

Permanent residents and Canadian citizens (age 15–30) who are unemployed or work less than 20 hours a week are eligible. Access to living allowance, paid training and completion bonus!

Referrals are now being accepted for virtual training options during COVID-19 physical distancing restrictions.

For more information, please contact our employment team at 604-597-0205 or by email at youthjobs@dcrs.ca.

Learn more about our free youth employment programs

 


YES Mentorship Program

The YES Mentorship Program aims to connect youth to industry leader mentors. From the mentorship, we want to inspire youths and build capacity, employability, networks, and foster entrepreneurship. Through supportive, caring, and trusting relationships with mentors, we want to help guide youths in their career journey or self-employment endeavors.


A Call for Mentors:

We are looking for volunteers of diverse professional backgrounds. By participating in this program as a mentor, you will have the opportunity to refine your leadership skills, develop talent for future prospects, and make a difference to a mentee in need! Engage in a fulfilling mentoring relationship with a client and make a positive impact on their lives.

Interested applicants please visit www.yes.on.ca for more information.

Program in partnership with Youth Employment Services YES.