1:1 Job Path sessions, hosted by Ron Farino & Angela Lessard
Overview of what we’ll be doing
Your rights and responsibilities
Registration with Life Directions
PERSONALITY & LEARNING
What is your learning and communication style
What accommodations do you require to be successful?
SKILLS & JOB PREFERENCES
Identifying skills, interests, and values
Job preference, resume, and cover letters
Business search related to skills, interests, and values.
INTERVIEWS AND FIRST IMPRESSIONS
How to make an excellent first impression
Setting mentorship goals
Job development in the community
Completing mentorships and getting references
JOB OFFER SUPPORTS
Onboarding paperwork and online
Job Coaching /Training Subsidy
Weekly check-in calls
Start-up funds to help with the cost of employment
TO REGISTER, SEND AN EMAIL TO:
One of our determined job seekers has recently embarked on a series of mentorships at a dog grooming business. Initially aspiring to be a dog walker, our job seeker quickly discovered a passion for grooming and decided to broaden her skillset. Through her multiple mentorships, she has had the invaluable opportunity to learn various tips, tricks, and techniques from experienced professionals in the field. Each mentorship has provided the job seeker with new insights and practical knowledge, allowing them to build a solid foundation in the art of dog grooming.
As they progress in their grooming journey, they are gradually gaining confidence in their own abilities. With each mentorship, they hone their skills and acquire the expertise needed to handle different breeds, temperaments, and grooming styles. The hands-on experience and guidance they receive from this business establishment have instilled in them the belief that they have found their true calling. The job seeker's determination, combined with the supportive and nurturing environment provided by the mentors, has empowered them to pursue their dreams and become more knowledgeable in dog grooming. They are excited about the future and look forward to becoming a skilled professional, armed with the knowledge and expertise they have gained through their mentorships.
ONLINE PORTAL NOW OPEN
You can now register as a job seeker through Life Directions‘ online portal. Log on to submit documents, claim your expenses, book meetings with staff, and more.
This conference is designed for employment service agencies and businesses from across Ontario, to enhance their professional development, increase capacity and learn new skills to apply to their services and inclusive hiring processes.
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