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Launch your Job Search with an Online Job Finding Club

YWCA Saskatoon’s Employment and Learning Centre remains closed for in-person programs in light of the COVID-19 situation.  We will continue to provide remote services via email, telephone, social media, and Zoom.

Laid off?  On CERB or EI?

Want to get back work in the shortest feasible time?

If the answer to these questions is yes, then YWCA Saskatoon’s Job Finding Club-Online may be right for you.

Starting, Monday, June 15, 2020, YWCA Saskatoon’s Employment and Learning Centre will host the first Job Finding Club-Online for job-ready employment seekers from Saskatoon and area.  The Job Finding Club-Online meets 9:30–11:00 am, Monday, June 15, 2020 to Friday, June 26, 2020 (via Zoom).

Our Job Finding Club-Online assists and supports job seekers to find work within the hidden job market during the COVID – 19 period.  Within a group setting, job seekers will learn job search strategies, gain confidence, and stay motivated in their job search.

Subjects that will be covered in our Job Finding Club-Online include: developing your Personal Brand (Cover Letter, Resume & Elevator Speech) Social Media & Job Search Online Workshops, the Online Job Interview, and developing a Post Job Finding Club – Online Action Plan.

To help determine if the Job Finding Club-Online is right for you, ask the following questions:

  • Am I available to attend sessions every morning?
  • Do I have a focused job goal?
  • Am I committed to finding work?
  • Am I ready to start work right away?

Our next Mandatory Information Pre-Session is Wednesday, June 10, 2020 (from 9:30 am to 11:00 via Zoom).  Register for the Pre-Session by calling, YWCA Saskatoon, Reception at (306) 986-2873.   For more information, on our Job Finding Club-Online, contact a Facilitator at (306) 986-2879, or contact us by email at empserv@ywcasaskatoon.com .

Your Employment and Learning staff are working remotely.  Should you have any questions or require assistance in your job search, feel free to contact your Employment and Learning Centre for support.

Stay Motivated.  Stay Healthy.

Join YWCA Saskatoon’s Job Finding Club-Online and achieve your employment goals!

NOTE: To participate in our JFC-Online you must have: a PC or Laptop with a camera/microphone, high-speed internet, a quiet place to participate, and knowledge of (or willingness to learn) Zoom.  Join our JFC- Zoom Test Session on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 9:30 am.