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Member Employment & Training

Reach out to ecdev@wlfn.com

Shaping Careers for Youth through Learning & Development

Delivered by the YMCA of Northeastern Ontario, S.C.Y.L.D. aims at supporting youth facing complex barriers in successfully navigating the labour market and transitioning into sustainable employment by developing skills and employability through the delivery of Employment Skills Training, Quality Employment Opportunity, and Accredited Skills Training interventions.

Employment skills Training
✓ Employment-related workshops
✓ Develop fundamental, personal management, and team work skills
✓ 3 Weeks – 35 hours per week
Quality Employment Opportunity
✓ Paid work experience according to field of interest
✓ 5 Weeks – 35 hours per week on average
Accredited Skills Training
✓ Assistance in obtaining training through an accredited institution to improve job-readiness and provide job qualifications needed to reach youth’s employment goal
✓ PSW, Business Fundamentals, DZ certification

ELIGIBILITY:

  • BETWEEN 15 AND 30 YEARS OLD (inclusive)
  • CANADIAN CITIZEN, PERMANENT RESIDENT OR PROTECTED PERSON
  • LEGALLY ENTITLES TO WORK IN CANADA AND ACCORDING TO PROVINCIAL REGULATIONS

Atikameksheng Virtual Information Session February 17th at 7pm. Reach out to ecdev@wlfn.com to get the link or find it on the Member Portal!

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