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YEC Annual Hiring Fair
The City of Calgary Youth Employment Centre will be hosting its 17th annual Youth Hiring Fair on Tuesday, April 21st, 2015.
The event will take place at the Stampede Grounds, Big Four Hall B from 1:30 – 6 p.m. 5,000 youth and 100 employers are expected to be in attendance.
Admission is free. Bring your resume, dress to impress, and get an interview!
for more information please check back soon!
View the growing list of Employers attending the hiring fair.
YEC's Aboriginal Youth Connections Group provides Aboriginal youth the opportunity to meet weekly and learn about community, culture and employment. The group is also a great way for participants to meet new friends and create a positive network for continued success.
The Aboriginal Youth Connections Group will meet weekly from January 23rd, 2015 – April 3rd, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. A light lunch will be provided.Click here for the PDF poster
Are you in high school?
Can't get a job because you have no experience?
Need help with your job search?
Jump $tart is a free work preparation program for high school youth interested in developing their employment skills. Jump $tart involves active learning workshops to improve employment readiness and build confidence for job search and the workplace.
A Social Insurance Number (SIN) is required for participation. If you require a SIN card, please visit www.servicecanada.gc.ca.
Thursdays at the Village Square Branch of the Calgary Public Library
Please join us on Thursdays from 4-6 pm, February 19- April 16, 2015 at the Village Square Branch, Calgary Public Library (2623 56th Street NE). Registration is required.
Want to join Jump $tart at the Village Square Library?
- Are you able to commit to the schedule?
- Complete an application form:
|1||February 19, 2015||Introduction and Résumé writing|
|2||February 26, 2015||Job Search #1|
|3||March 5, 2015||Interview Skills #1|
|4||March 12, 2015||How to be an Awesome Employee|
|5||March 19, 2015||Employment Standards and Safety|
|6||March 26, 2015||No Jump $tart|
|7||April 2, 2015||Interview Skills #2|
|8||April 9, 2015||Job Search #2|
|9||April 16, 2015||Career Exploration and wrap up|