Getting Started

FACT SHEET

*ALL SVRC’S SERVICES ARE FREE

Referrals:

Referrals can be made over the phone by contacting SVRC and asking to speak to an Employment Counsellor. If an Employment Counsellor is not available, please leave your contact information.  Your call will be returned within 24 hours. If no formal referral is made, clients can walk in and be seen by an Employment Counsellor within 15 minutes of arrival.

What the client should expect:

First appointment:  General intake, gather information such as address, past work experience, sign consent to release forms and begin the goal setting process. Please remember to bring your social insurance number, a form of identification; also bring a copy of your most recent resume.

Services that SVRC offers:

  • Career Decision Making
  • Goal Setting
  • Resumes/Cover Letters
  • Workshops: Apprenticeship, True Colors, Successful Interviews, Job Search Strategies
  • Online Training
  • Interest Assessments Programs
  • Second Career
  • Apprenticeship
  • Literacy/numeracy and basic internet skills training for clients through our Educational and Workplace Training program
  • Targeted Initiative for Older Workers
  • Training Incentive Program for on the job training

Job Placement:

Once job ready (with demonstrated job search activities), a referral to an Employment Consultant may be made. An Employment Consultant  is someone that can assist you with your job search, match you with an employer and offer employers different incentives such as wage subsidies to secure employment.

Resource Center

Once a client is registered, they are able to use our Resource Center. In the Resource Center there are many computers with online access for job searching purposes.  Printing and faxing is also available along with access to a job board which is updated daily.

 

Events


Wednesday
27
Sep
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.

Monday
16
Oct
124 Cedar Street, 3rd Floor
Category: Workshop
Starts at: 16 Oct, 2017 TO 20 Oct, 2017 (all-day)

Master the workplace skills that are in demand!

Sign up for this free, on-week training course

Learn how to improve skills in these areas:

Communication

Personal Management

Teamwork

Problem Solving & Critical Thinking

Professional & Skills Advancement

 

Classes are small and interactive

Location: 124 Cedar Street, 3rd floor

Date: October 16 - 20, 2017

Hours - 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

 

Call Ginette at 705-671-2544 ext.244 to register

Receive a certificate when you complete the course

This training is delivered by certified Soft Skills Solutions trainers

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