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. 

 

Strategic Job Search & NetworkingÈ

Workshops Date

Time

Targeted Resume Development

Jan 17 - 21, 2022

9:30am - 11:30am

Competency Based Cover Letter Writing

Jan 17 - 20, 2022

1:00pm - 3:00pm

MS Word Fundamentals for Employment

Jan 17 - 21, 2022

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Excel Level 2

Jan 17 - 20, 2022

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Beginner LinkedIn

Jan 24 - 26, 2022

9:30am - 11:30am

Rights & Responsibilities in the Workplace

Jan 24 - 27, 2022

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Interview Workshop

Jan 24 - 26, 2022

6:00pm - 8:30pm

Advanced Interview Skills

Jan 25 - 28, 2022

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Resume Workshop

Jan 31 - Feb 3, 2022

6:00pm - 8:30pm

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 Employment 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 about empowering youth through skill development and career counseling. The skill training includes but is not limited to Teamwork, Communication, Adaptability, Critical Thinking, Financial, Literacy, Resume Writing, Job Search Strategies, Canadian Workplace Culture, and Mock Interviews and networking opportunities with employers. 

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

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

 

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 class will be on Hospitality & Housekeeping starting in January 2022. To find out more about the Hospitality & Housekeeping Session and to schedule an interview, please attend one of the online Information Sessions being offered on Tuesday, January 11th, at 10:00 am OR Thursday, January 13th, at 2:00 pm.

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

Zoom webinar 1:
Tuesday, January 11th, at 10:00 am
https://rods-sk-ca.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Q8TcVHOyRcek5lAt7VrL5w

Zoom webinar 2:
Thursday, January 13th, at 2:00 pm
https://rods-sk-ca.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_D2if0yYWTpChW_6xrOwr0g

 

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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