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Simpact Practice Firm

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Simpact Practice Firm – for Women

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Job Skills’ Simpact Practice Firm is changing focus!

Job Skills is pleased to announce that as of February 4, 2019, Simpact will be supporting unemployed women to explore new career options through its unique simulated work experience program.

Job Skills has received 3-year funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to assist women who need support to develop the skill needed to choose a career path that provides good job opportunities. This new focus on women will continue to build on the success the Practice Firm has had over the years, most recently supporting more than 300 internationally-trained individuals.

Simpact’s 10-week program will support unemployed women to explore various career options and gain hands-on work experience in a simulated work environment in the following areas:

  • Basic Accounting
  • General Office
  • Data Entry
  • Customer Service

Participants will also receive:

  • Specialized employment and job search workshops
  • Financial literacy training
  • Connections to employers and networking opportunities
  • Mentorship Opportunities
  • Ongoing job search support

Eligibility

Women who are:

  • Between the ages of 25 –64
  • A resident of York Region/Simcoe County
  • Able to participate from 9am - 3pm, Monday - Friday for 10 weeks

*Other eligibility criteria may apply Program is available at no cost to eligible individuals

Location


16775 Yonge Street, Suite 301, Newmarket

Call or email to register:


Information Sessions are held every Wednesday.
Contact: 905-235-7001; toll-free 1-866-592-6278 or email: simpact@jobskills.org

Funded by:

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