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Radius WorkSHIFT: An employment program for Experienced Workers Aged 55+

September 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Radius WorkSHIFT:  An Employment Program for Experienced Workers Aged 55+

Unemployed? Retired or close to it?

Need something to do or a bit more income?

Want a plan for a different kind of work/life balance?

 

WorkSHIFT addresses the unique needs and interests of experienced workers who are:

  • transitioning to semi-retirement , or
  • looking for a career change due to health issues, or
  • just not ready to stop working.

 

Saskatchewan benefits when mature, experienced workers stay in the workforce. Many high-demand sectors lend themselves to part-time, contract, next stage careers and entrepreneurship.

What will your WorkSHIFT look like?

How:      Seats are limited: to participate in this program, you will:

  • attend the Information Session on September 8, 2016 (call to register),
  • complete the registration process,
  • be selected for an interview, and
  • be invited to attend.

When:    8 weeks – September to November 2016

Mon – Fri: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.


What:

 

  • Career and labour market research
  • Personal reflections; skills, values and interest inventories
  • Positive psychology techniques to support personal growth and goal attainment
  • Community-based work experience
  • Certificate training – Customer Service, Food Safe, First Aid/CPR, and more
  • Training allowance available

 

 

Made possible by funding from:  Service Canada and the Province of Saskatchewan Ministry of Economy

Details

Date:
September 14, 2016
Time:
9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Venue

Radius Community Centre
611 1st Ave North
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 1X7 Canada
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Phone:
306-665-0362