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Employers of Excellence: Winners

February 16, 2018 | by WCG Services

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WCG’s Employers of Excellence series honours outstanding employers across the country that provide exceptional opportunities to job seekers of all ages and abilities. Our ServiceAbility Training Program team is pleased to recognize Winners for its dedication to providing meaningful employment in Courtenay, British Columbia.

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Overview of “ServiceAbility: Interviews with Graduates”

February 13, 2018 | by WCG Services

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The ServiceAbility Training Program, delivered by WCG Services, has a track record for changing lives through service-based training and work, so we asked a few recent graduates for their stories about how the program impacted them. ServiceAbility is located in Courtenay-Comox and delivers skills training and job search support for participants interested in working in the service sector.

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Finding Long Term Work and Employer Support

January 8, 2018 | by WCG Services

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Yuki arrived in Canada with just a working visa. She wished to stay in Canada and build a future here. She looked for fulltime employment but she could only find seasonal part-time work at a coffee shop. When the employment season ended, she was out of work for three months before she contacted the ServiceAbility Training Program.

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Beginning Career in Maturity

December 8, 2017 | by WCG Services

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Chawalee spent most of her adult life living abroad with her husband who worked overseas. She did not work while abroad, and when she returned to Canada she had not been employed for 17 years. When she was ready to enter the workforce, she lacked applicable experience and the self-confidence necessary for finding a position. She enrolled in the ServiceAbility Training Program where she received specialized training for working in the retail and service sector.

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Employers of Excellence: Home Depot

December 5, 2017 | by WCG Services

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WCG’s Employers of Excellence series honours outstanding employers across the country that provide exceptional opportunities to job seekers of all ages and abilities. Our ServiceAbility Training Program team is pleased to recognize The Home Depot Canada for its dedication to providing meaningful employment in Courtenay, British Columbia.

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Employers of Excellence: Locals Restaurant

November 16, 2017 | by WCG Services

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WCG’s Employers of Excellence series honours outstanding employers across the country that provide exceptional opportunities to job seekers of all ages and abilities. Our ServiceAbility Training Program team is pleased to recognize Locals Restaurant for its dedication to providing meaningful employment in Courtenay, British Columbia. WCG’s ServiceAbility Training Program is designed to prepare job seekers for employment in the retail and service sectors. Tricia and Ronald St. Pierre, owners of Locals Restaurant are outstanding employers and members of the community.

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