Transitional Age Youth Employment Program

Calling all 15 to 29-year-old young people that are interested in upping their employment skills. Come learn ways to obtain that job that you wish!

This online, interactive youth career development workshop is designed to provide the knowledge and skills essential for students and young adults to start, navigate, and excel in their careers. 

The objective is to provide awareness and insight into the new world of career possibilities, including definitions, statistics, trends, and resources.

Sessions will cover the essentials of:

  • Growth mindset vs Scarcity mindset
  • Vision crafting and goal setting
  • Finding a calling or career path
  • Translating passion and hobbies into transferable skills
  • Successful internships/job hunt
  • Post-secondary and post-grad job preparation
  • Entering the workforce as a professional
  • Personal branding
  • Resumes, cover letters, thank you notes & references
  • Networking and professional etiquette
  • Successful interviewing skills
  • Career changing
  • And so much more

Meet the Facilitator, Joanne M. Brathwaite

Joanne is a Resume Strategist, Career Development Advisor and Founder/Principal of Pivotelle, a Toronto-based career services boutique.  

 She provides several career-enhancing initiatives to individuals at all levels—from newbies trying to break into the workforce to seasoned Executives.

Joanne is dedicated to delivering curated services and workshops to help clients gain confidence, navigate the workplace and #winatwork.

Joanne M. Brathwaite - Facilitator

This workshop will inspire, motivate, and give you tools that you can use immediately!

This free 12-week program runs every Tuesday from 2:00pm- 4:00pm . It all kicks off September 14th.

Participants will also take part in interactive games, discussions, and activities to identify their career goals and strengths, learn how to leverage those strengths on paper with resumes and cover letters, and effectively market and “sell” themselves through practical communication skills—from networking to job interviews.

Not only will you walk away with much-needed skills, but participants will also receive a Certificate of Completion at the conclusion of the program.

What are you waiting for? Sign-up now, spaces are limited.