Peel Career Assessment Services

Peel Career Assessment Services
Mississauga, Ontario

Settlement Services Workshops

These workshops are delivered by an Employment Counsellor and are government funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and are available to Landed Immigrants, Convention Refugees and Live-in Caregivers FREE of charge. Dates and duration are subject to change as a result of participant interest. See below for the upcoming workshops or download the complete calendar(s):

AUGUST 2017 SETTLEMENT CALENDAR

August 11, 2017
10:30am — 12:30pm
16 days From Now

Housing Options for Seniors in the Region of Peel (Delivered in MANDARIN)

This workshop provides seniors with information about housing options in the Region of Peel, such as subsidized housing for seniors, nursing home and care at home. Guidance on the application procedure for the subsidized housing and nursing home will be given during the workshop. LOCATION: XIN TIAN DI CULTURE CENTRE - 3085 Hurontario Street, Unit 215, Mississauga, ON  L5B 4E4

August 15, 2017
12:00pm — 1:30pm
20 days From Now

First Canadian Resume

Your resume is often the first point of contact between you and an employer. If you are a newcomer to Canada and interested in how to write an effective resume for the Canadian job market, join our workshop where you will learn the basics of resume writing, how to highlight your skills and what the difference is between and resume and a CV. LOCATION: CHURCHILL MEADOWS BRANCH LIBRARY - 3801 Thomas Street, Mississauga, ON  L5M 7G2  

August 15, 2017
1:30pm — 3:00pm
20 days From Now

Interview Skills

Join an interactive workshop on learning how to market yourself during an interview. You will discover how to answer tough interview questions, dress for success and fully prepare to meet the requirements of the employer. LOCATION: CHURCHILL MEADOWS BRANCH LIBRARY - 3801 Thomas Street, Mississauga, ON  L5M 7G2  

August 22, 2017
10:00am — 12:00pm
27 days From Now

First Canadian Resume & Personal Branding

First Canadian Resume - Your resume is often the first point of contact between you and an employer. If you are a newcomer to Canada and interested in how to write an effective resume for the Canadian job market, join our workshop where you will learn the basics of resume writing, how to highlight your skills and what the difference is between and resume and a CV. Personal Branding - In the competitive Canadian job market, it is a growing trend to brand yourself through social media to help you stand out from other applicants, tap the hidden job market, and to gain access to a network of professionals.  This workshop will help participants understand how and why they should build and keep a positive online presence for the purpose of employment. Participants will be introduced to the concept of personal branding and how to use platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter to create their own personal brand. LOCATION: CENTRE FOR EDUCATION AND TRAINING (CET) OAKVILLE - NIC - 690 Dorval Drive, Suite 100, Oakville, ON  L6K 3X9

August 22, 2017
10:00am — 12:00pm
27 days From Now

Job Search Skills

Are you a newcomer seeking employment in Canada but don’t know where to begin?  Then this workshop is for YOU! During this session you will learn key job searching tips and how to market yourself.  

How to get in touch with us:

  • Workshops available to Landed Immigrants, Convention Refugees and Live-in Caregivers FREE of charge
  • Space is limited so please call 905.670.1967 or email services@peelcareer.com to register
  • Please mention the name and date of the workshop you would like to attend

 

Employment Services Workshops

These workshops are funded in part by the Government of Canada through Employment Ontario and are available to anyone that may benefit. Dates and duration are subject to change as a result of participant interest. See below for upcoming workshops or download the full month calendar:

JULY 2017 ERC CALENDAR

AUGUST 2017 ERC CALENDAR

July 26, 2017
10:00am — 11:30am
1 hour From Now

Job Search Boot Camp 6: Wage negotiation

Attend our Boot Camp training sessions to strengthen your job search muscle. You will develop key strategies to "brush up" on your employability fitness and accelerate your job search - a must attend for those who need to STAND OUT in the highly competitive job search market! This Job Search Boot Camp is jam-packed with information that can give you the competitive edge. You will walk away with increased confidence and insider HR tips and tricks to help you land your ideal job!

  1. How strong is your job search muscle? Self analysis for planning and success!
  2. Dressing for success and how to hone your elevator pitch
  3. Healthy job search habits for success: how to stay motivated throughout your search
  4. Who is looking at you online? Tips that make LinkedIn do the job hunt for you
  5. Behavioural based interview questions and how to answer these questions like a rock star!
  6. Wage negotiation, challenging references and job retention

July 31, 2017
9:30am — 10:30am
5 days From Now

Second Career Info Session

A comprehensive review of the Second Career program eligibility requirements and detailed step-by-step information regarding the application process.

August 1, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
6 days From Now

Life/Essential Skills 5

Life/Essential Skills workshops: Designed to assist clients with coping with job loss, the process of self repair and setting goals. The workshop is a six part series that tackles:  

  1. Managing Job Loss
  2. Job Retention
  3. Identifying Skills and Building Self Esteem
  4. Conflict Resolution and Anger Management
  5. Time Management and Goal Setting
  6. Problem Solving and Decision Making
 

August 22, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
27 days From Now

Life/Essential Skills 6

Life/Essential Skills workshops: Designed to assist clients with coping with job loss, the process of self repair and setting goals. The workshop is a six part series that tackles:  

  1. Managing Job Loss
  2. Job Retention
  3. Identifying Skills and Building Self Esteem
  4. Conflict Resolution and Anger Management
  5. Time Management and Goal Setting
  6. Problem Solving and Decision Making
 

August 28, 2017
9:30am — 10:30am
33 days From Now

Second Career Info Session

A comprehensive review of the Second Career program eligibility requirements and detailed step-by-step information regarding the application process.  

August 31, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
36 days From Now

Interview Skills: Convince the Employer to hire YOU!

Learn how to effectively answer common and challenging interview questions and practice during a group and/or one-on-one mock interview!

How to get in touch with us:

  • Workshops are available to anyone FREE of charge
  • Space is limited so please call 905.670.1967 or email erc@peelcareer.com to register
  • Please mention the name and date of the workshop you would like to attend