Job Seeker Supports
At every step, Life Directions provides individualized, one-on-one support that accommodates the unique needs of the jobseeker.
Long-term engagement with Life Directions helps the jobseekers to achieve their career goals, even after employment is secured.
How does Life Directions engage with jobseekers?
The jobseeker* drops-in to
Life Directions (LD) or makes
a scheduled appointment.
*LD works with jobseekers 15 years and older living with a self-disclosed or diagnosed disability.
LD works with the jobseeker to
develop a Return to Work Action Plan.
Pre-Employment Career Development
LD provides the jobseeker with one-on-one pre-employment
career development. This includes:
• needs and resource
• goal setting
• resume development
• interview preparation
• provision of training
LD works together with the jobseeker to make introductions to potential employers and set-up interviews.
The jobseeker secures employment or a job placement. This may be a
stepping-stone to the jobseeker’s longer term career goals.
LD works with the employer to develop and implement a
training plan for the new hire.
Career Resource Centre
The Career Resource Centre (CRC) at Life Directions is available to anyone in the community – free of charge!
Drop-in for all of your job search and career development needs.
Available resources include:
- internet access
- local job boards
- community resources
- job coaches
- network with other jobseekers!
Hours: Monday – Friday
9am – 12pm