Every year, our Welcoming Communities (Newcomer Services) program hosts a Skilled Trades Expo for over 150 secondary students. The Passport to Career Success event gives new Canadians an opportunity to experience hands-on … Continue Reading Welcoming Communities: Skilled Trades Expo
Why I became a Chef? Growing up in Trinidad and Tobago, food was the centre of any event.
You’ve been applying. You know you’re qualified. But, no interviews… Why?
Our ‘On The Line’ staff and Chef instructor have been working hard training and connecting our talented participants with employers! Our March session was a success as all participants sharpened … Continue Reading On The Line Culinary Training – March 2018 Session
Cold calling is one of the most effective job search tools. Before you start, it’s important to prepare yourself and do your research.
When you are a mature worker (over 45 years old) there are different job search strategies that you may not have considered earlier in your career.
Get the skills you need to become a fully certified and licensed hairstylist with Ministry-accredited pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs at Studio 500. About 90 per cent of the program involves … Continue Reading Studio 500 Hairstylist Training Program
This unique Youth Skills Link program provides 5 weeks of intensive kitchen training and
pre employment support to prepare individuals to start a career as line cooks.
Yusuf shares his story and how the Essential Skills Upgrading program is helping him get one step closer to his goals.
In The Press: Essential Skills Upgrading is honoured for 35 yrs of partnership & community work in Scarborough
On December 7th 2017, thirty five years of partnership between Scarborough Bluffs United Church and the TDSB Essential Skills Upgrading program was celebrated and honoured with a community event. The Bluffs Monitor, a community newspaper, published a featured article highlighting the programs history and impact that this lasting partnership has had on the community.
Does it feel like your resume is getting dropped into a giant black hole?
On Monday November 13, the TDSB Community Services Newcomer Services – Welcoming Communities program hosted a Skilled Trades Expo for over 150 secondary students.