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By: Employment Preparation Centre  09-12-2011
Keywords: Computer Lab, Employment Counselors

Computer Lab
Internet access is available in our computer lab.  The lab is open from
9:00am to 3:00pm.  Please check with our main desk for available space and times. Employment Counseling
This process helps clients improve their employability and self-sufficiency in the labour market
through a process that addresses career/occupational decision-making, skill enhancement, job
search skills and employment maintenance. Out-placement Counseling
Referrals to outside agencies (i.e. CPA, YMCA, Service Canada) may be made on a client’s
behalf and are generally determined through a session with one of our employment counselors. Career Counseling
An individual or group process which emphasizes self-awareness and understanding, and
facilitates people to develop a satisfying and meaningful life/work direction as a basic guide
to learning, work and transition decisions, as well as to manage responses to changing work
and learning environments over their lifespan. Job Search Seminars
We are available to provide job search seminars to groups or organizations.   Academic Assessments and Counseling
A process involving the gathering of information, identifying issues, determining needs, and
clarifying personal and environmental resources in relation to academics.  Counseling helps
individuals to increase self-awareness; understand their academic issues, establish work,
learning, and/or life balance goals; and provide a foundation for taking action and an indicator
of ongoing progress.  Assessments/Counseling can be done in an individual or group context. Resume and Cove Letter Writing
We have a Career Development Specialist on staff (available by appointment) to assist clients
with the development of a professional resume and cover letter.   Interview Preparation
Our employment counselors will set you up for success by helping you:
  •        understand the function of an interview.
  •        prepare for an interview.
  •        perform well during an inte rview.
  •        follow-up after an interview.
Other Services
Some other general employment related services that we offer include:
  •      Photocopier
  •      Fax
  •      Computer Access
  •      Local Telephone Calls
  •      Job Vacancy Listings
  •      Resource Centre Materials

Keywords: Computer Lab, Employment Counselors

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