About SVRC

Mission

We empower those seeking employment and education through information, counselling, training and support to maximize
success.

Mandate

The Board of Directors, established the organization's mandate:

  • to provide a resource centre to assist unemployed clients to secure employment
  • to provide employment counselling and referral to other services and programs
  • to network on issues regarding literacy/numeracy
  • to provide literacy/numeracy to clients
  • to ensure that the utilization of community programs, services and resources are available to the unemployed to enhance their employability

History

The Sudbury Vocational Resource Centre was established in 1986 to respond to restructuring that was taking place in the mining industry.

The initiative was called Project 25-44 and was designed to re-integrate males receiving social assistance back into the labour force. As a result of this highly successful program, the Centre expanded to provide services in partnership with Federal, Provincial and Regional governments.

SVRC incorporated in 1986 and has charitable status. Charitable # 128101615RR0001.

The organization has a Board of Directors that is highly committed to maintaining a productive, warm and friendly environment where employment and training information can be obtained.

 

Events


Wednesday
09
Aug
124 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
Category: Workshop
Starts at: 01:00 PM

JOB FAIR

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

                  1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

                  124 Cedar Street, 3rd floor

 

LOOKING FOR: JANITORIAL STAFF

-P/T or F/T hours available, afternoon shifts, rotating weekends

-Provide a Criminal Record Check and steel toed shoes at own cost (payroll deduction is available)

-Ability to travel between local sites: a vehicle is an asset

-Must be over 18 years of age

Wednesday
16
Aug
124 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
Category: Workshop
Starts at: 10:00 AM

This workshop discusses how to: prepare for an interview, present yourself and answer typical and difficult interview questions.  Participants will improve their interview skills through small group discussions and role-plays.

 

 

Wednesday
23
Aug
124 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
Category: Workshop
Starts at: 10:00 AM

 

Most people know that the best way to find a job is through networking. You can go to networking meetings, tap into your own personal network, or ask friends who they know. With the Internet buzzing with social media, there are many ways to use it in order to network, and eventually find a job. This workshop will introduce you to some social media job search tools.  You will also have the option to create a LinkedIn account. 

 

 


 


 

 

Tuesday
29
Aug
124 Cedar Street, 3rd floor
Category: Workshop
Starts at: 10:00 AM

Want to know more about the opportunities for working from home?  Are there any legit jobs working from home?  If you want to obtain more information on this subject, please attend this workshop.


 

Visit our Office:

Main Office:
124 Cedar Street, 3rd Floor
Sudbury, ON
P3E 1B4
705-671-2544
Toll free: 1-866-593-7771

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30am to 4:30pm