Pre-Employment Program

Type of Service

Vocational/Employment

Program Description

STRIDE Pre-Employment services offers individuals support and guidance to develop independent vocational goals. Staff offer assistance in preparing clients for employment through short-term groups and individualized job-readiness support. Services are designed to enhance our existing programs and provide enhanced, time limited, pre-employment preparation services which are geared towards obtaining competitive employment.

A variety of groups and one-to-one support are offered, such as; Career Assessment; Resume and Cover Letter Development; Interview Preparation; Resume and Cover Letter Development; Job Searching; Creating and Using Email; Employability Skills Training (Communication, Time Management, Self-Care, Conflict Resolution, Workplace Etiquette, Skills Training (WHMIS, Safe Food Handling, Smart Serve, Health & Safety Training) as well as Job Development services.

Access Information

To access this program clients must go through the Employment Connections or Youth Employment Program.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-693-4252 ext. 229
Fax 905-875-9262

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Halton)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note Smoke free workplace. People may smoke outside.

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0800-1600
Tuesday 0800-1600
Wednesday 0800-1600
Thursday 0800-1600
Friday 0800-1600