Programs & Events


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Hiring Events at YEC

YMCA Rocky Ridge is HIRING

Are you a life guard and swim instructor? The YMCA in Rocky Ridge is looking to hire immediately! All eligible youth candidates (16-24) are encouraged to send their resumes directly to Jennifer MacSween at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Only eligible and qualified candidates will be contacted and connected to a hiring manager. Please come to YEC for assistance in creating your targeted resume! Spots are limited for this position so be sure to apply as soon as possible!

Starbucks Hiring Event

Starbucks will be coming to YEC in late October to hire for their Opportunity Youth Initiative! Youth between the ages of 16-24 who are interested in the barista position are encouraged to drop by the Youth Employment Centre. All interviews will be pre-scheduled ahead of time. Spots are limited for this event, please make sure to visit YEC as soon as possible!

 


Monthly Workshops

YEC offers monthly workshops to enhance your Job Search. upcoming workshops are listed below:

Resume & Cover Letter Building Workshop

Where: Calgary Youth Employment Centre, 315 10 Ave. S.E.

When: October 16, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Youth ages 15-24 can attend this workshop to learn:

  • General VS Targeted Resumes
  • What to Include in Your Resume
  • Transferable Skills
  • The Dos and Don'ts
  • Templates

Job Search Strategies Workshop

Where: Calgary Youth Employment Centre, 315 10 Ave. S.E.

When: October 20, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Youth ages 15-24 can attend this workshop to learn:

  • The Hidden Job Market
  • Networking
  • Job Search Methods
  • The Dos and Don'ts
  • Cold Calling
  • Applicant Tracking Systems

Interview Preparation Workshop

Where: Calgary Youth Employment Centre, 315 10 Ave. S.E.

When: October 23, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Youth ages 15-24 can attend this workshop to learn:

  • What to Wear
  • Researching
  • Interview Questions
  • The Dos and Don'ts
  • What to Bring
  • Questions to Ask
  • Behavioral Interview Questions

External Events

Occasionally we list other job or education/training opportunities offered through partnerships we have with other organizations. Click here to check for External Events