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Our Employment Service team offers personalized help to workers and employers in the Upper Ottawa Valley.

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List of Workshops offered through the Employment Service Team.
August 2014 Workshops

News & Updates

Employment Service is here to provide you with up to date News on the Labour Market, Job Opportunities and helpful information.

Monday, August 18th, 2014Last Chance to Register

Join us on Thursday, August 21st from 6:30-8:30pm at our Petawawa Location for our No More Excuses workshop.

Come out to our Job Search Strategies workshop on Friday, August 22nd from 1-3pm at our Petawawa Location and learn how to be successful in your job search.

Space is limited. To register call 613-687-1717 or email [email protected]

Friday, August 15th, 2014Employment Ontario Programs Information Session and Labour Market Presentation

Are you unemployed or under-employed? Have you recently experienced a lay off or drawn EI? Do you want to get into the trades or start your own business? We have programs that could help you to realize your career goals. Come out to our Employment Ontario Programs Information Session and Labour Market Presentation on Thursday, September 18th from 9am-noon at our Petawawa Location and learn about a variety of Employment Ontario programs such as Second Career, Apprenticeships, Ontario Self Employment Benefit and the Job Creation Program. Award winning filmmaker Matt LeMay will be with us to discuss the current local labour market, trends and what it might look like in the near future. Space is limited. To register call 613-687-1717 or email [email protected]

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014Free Discovery Evening

Algonquin College in Pembroke will be hosting a free Discovery Evening to learn more about their available programs, admission requirements, how to apply, eligibility requirements and financial assistance.  Plus take a tour of their new waterfront campus.  Check the following link for more information.

Monday, July 28th, 2014Reclaiming your Personal Power

Join us Thursday, August 28th from 6:30-8:30pm at our Petawawa Location for our Reclaiming your Personal Power workshop. This workshop is designed for those who wish to improve their self-esteem.
Can you recall the last time you were in an emotional slump, and your belief in yourself and your abilities was slipping away?
Self-esteem is a vital part of feeling good about yourself and the decisions that you make. Learn to identify the impact of high versus low self-esteem and some simple tools to establish yourself as the master of your own life.
Space is limited. To register call 613-687-1717 or email [email protected]

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014Job Search Strategies

Job searching isn’t just about applying for jobs and hoping to get called for an interview anymore. It is more complex than that, especially in our competitive job market. The most successful job seekers utilize a variety of job search strategies to make them stand out from the crowd. Come out to our Job Search Strategies workshop on Friday, August 22nd from 1-3pm at our Petawawa Location and learn how to be successful in your job search. Space is limited. To register call 613-687-1717 or email [email protected]

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