Employment Services

We are accepting new clients in Employment Services!

Please call to register: 306-352-3521

Our offices are closed due to COVID-19. However, we are offering all of our services online.

Once you are registered, we will assign you an Employment Counselor who will set up a Zoom meeting with you and register you for our online workshops. 

 To register with Employment Services, click on the following link:

 Employment Services Registration Form

 

Employment Services

Through individual online employment counseling, your counselor will help you create a career action plan with your short and long-term goals, and help you identify the steps you need to take to achieve these goals. We are here to help you understand how to navigate the current labor market and learn about the Canadian workplace. Your counselor can also enroll you in our online workshops!

 

Employment Services

Please see our workshop schedule for the next two weeks below. 

If you are a registered client, please email your counselor to be registered in the following online workshops.

For the First aid & CPR course, the deadline for submitting an application to your counselor is March 31st, 2021.

If you are not a registered client, please telephone 306-352-3521 to register with us. 

 

Workshops Date

Time

Strategic Job Search & Networking

Aug 24 - 27

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Resume Workshop

Aug 23 - 26

 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Workplace Culture & Communication

 Aug 30 - Sep 03

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Targeted Resume Development

Aug 30 - Sep 03

9:30am - 11:30am

Job Search Workshop

Aug 30 - Sep 02

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Linked In Mastery

Sep 7 - 9

9:30am - 11:30am

Advanced Interview Skills

Sep 7 - 10

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Competency Based Cover Letter Writing

Sep 8 - 10

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Food Safe Level 1

Sep 13 - 17

9:30am - 12:30pm

Targeted Resume Development

Sep 13 - 17

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Job Finding Club - Administration

Sep 13 - 17

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Interview Skills

Sep 13 - 16

6:00pm - 8:30pm

Customer Service English

Sep 21 - 23

9:30am - 12:30pm

MS Word Fundamentals for Employment

Sep 20 - 23

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Advanced Interview Skills

Sep 21 - 24

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Basic Computers & Keyboarding

Sep 20 - 23 & 27 - 29

6:00pm - 8:30pm

Targeted Resume Development

Sep 27 - 30

9:30am - 11:30am

Workplace Culture & Communication

Sep 27 - 30

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Register for Employment Services Workshops


 Employment Services

 We currently offer five classroom-based programs. 

 

 Youth Employment and Skills Strategy (YESS) Program

YESS offers four sessions per year for newcomers to Canada who want to be employed full time in their chosen field. Eligibility includes permanent residents, refugees, and recent citizens who are under 30 years old with English language levels of CLB 5 or higher. 

This program includes 8 weeks of classroom training followed by a six-week work placement. Oh, and we should mention that classroom training and work placement are PAID! If you know about our Career Bridging program, YESS is like CBP's cousin!

We are here to help you make career decisions, learn valuable employment skills and support you in getting Canadian work experience. We are accepting applications for the program on an ongoing basis: please fill out the application form here

After you have applied to the program we will email you with the next Information Session dates and location. Please attend an Information Session to find out more about this program and to schedule an interview. 

For more detail click: YESS Program

 

Youth Readiness Program

The Regina Open Door Society Inc. (RODS) delivers the Newcomer Youth Readiness program to assist newcomer youth ages 16 and 29 residing in Regina, SK. This youth focussed program offers workshop series which is all about empowering youth through skill development.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Between the ages 16 to 29 years
  • Assessed at CLB 4+
  • Permanent residents, refugees or citizens of Canada for 5 years or less

In partnership with RODS Welcoming Community for Newcomers ( WCN) – Youth Program, RODS SSWIS Program and Catholic Family Services Regina, we are offering Summer Job Readiness Program 2021 for youth clients ages 15 - 24 in July. 

This program aims to provide skills training to newcomer youth for them to access the labour market. The registered youth clients ages 15 – 24 will undergo a series of training on Teamwork, Communication, Adaptability, Critical Thinking, Financial, Literacy, Resume Writing, Job Search Strategies, Canadian Workplace Culture, and Mock Interview and networking opportunitues with employers. 

The program will be conducted every Tuesday and Thursday from July 6 to July22 from 10:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 3:00pm/ 

To obtain more information on how to attend the program,  call us at (306) 352 - 3521 

 

Check out our upcoming skill development workshops!

 

Workshop Date 

Time

Empowering Your Voice - Communication Skills

Aug 18 - 19 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Investing in Me - Saving & Responsible Investing

Aug 20 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Budgeting Basics - Making Your Money Do More

Aug 23 5:00pm - 700pm

Adaptability & Workplace Flexibility

Aug 24 - 25 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Resume Basics - From the Ground Up

Aug 26 - 27 5:00pm - 7:00pm

 

Click here to register: https://rods.sk.ca/youth-readiness-program-registration-form

 

 

 English for Employment Program (E4E)

E4E offers six sessions per year, each focused on a different sector of employment: Hospitality in Hotels, Child Care, Construction, Education Assistant, Retail/Customer Service, and Personal Care Worker. The program aims to:

  • develop industry-specific English skills
  • learn about the Saskatchewan work environment
  • and connect to the labor market with real-life learning opportunities

The next E4E session will be on Retail & Customer Service starting this September 2021.

To find out more about the Retail & Customer Service Session and to schedule an interview, please attend one of the online Information Sessions offered on:

  • Monday, August 30, 2021, at 10:00am
  • Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at 2:00 pm.

 Information Sessions can be joined by registering at the following links: 

Register in advance!

 Zoom webinar 1: 

August 30, Monday, at 10:00 am

https://rods-sk-ca.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_AlA4Bn-vQb-gmnVH1KlRhQ

Zoom webinar 2:

August 31, Tuesday, at 2:00 pm

https://rods-sk-ca.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_0JuyduZtSFevxJm1-WiBTw

 

 

Career Bridging Program

See the details of this program in the following link:

https://rods.sk.ca/pages/career-bridging-program

Career Bridging offers four sessions per year; each session includes four weeks in the classroom followed by a volunteer work placement. We want to assist you in understanding how to find and keep a job related to your field.  

  • Gain financial and computer literacy
  • Learn about Canadian workplace culture & communication
  • Gain Canadian work experience
  • Do well in the program and you could earn a Canadian work reference to use in your job search!

 

 

Employment Services

We offer services to youth clients aged 15-29. Please call 306-352-3521 to register with us to receive services.

If you are a registered client, please email your counselor to schedule online appointments.

 

Employment Services
Closed due to COVID-19 until further notice.

 


 

 

 The Regina Open Door Society Employment Services programs are funded by:
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