Project EveryBody_Employment Forum Poster
Of interest to job seekers AND staff who work in the employment field:
*Please see attached poster regarding the upcoming Employment forum for anyone you know that could benefit from this event. With everyone’s help we can reach a wide range of job seekers and support people with all abilities in their employment goals! Hope to see you there. Thanks again!
Inclusive communities also means Inclusive workplaces.
We’re excited to present the next event in the Project EveryBody<http://www.projecteverybody.ca/> campaign: Inclusive Employment Forum.
Tapping into the abilities of ALL job seekers is a top priority for a growing number of private and public sector employers.
This forum brings together employers, job seekers of all abilities and community service providers.
When: Friday November 14th, 2014 10:30am-3:30pm (see event details below)
Where: Roundhouse Community Centre (181 Roundhouse Mews, corner of Davie and Pacific)
* 10:30am: Doors Open
* 11am-11:45pm Panel 1: Want a job but not sure how to go about it? Listen and ask questions to career experts about preparing for, finding and maintaining employment.
* 12pm-12:45pm Panel 2: What are employers looking for? Hear from employers in different areas on what they’re looking for and how they’ve embraced inclusive hiring.
* 1:15pm-1:45pm – Presentation 1: What BC jobs are in demand?: get a snapshot of what jobs are trending
* 2pm-2:30pm – Presentation 2: Interested in working for the Federal Government?: Learn about opportunities and how to apply
* All day 10:30-3:30 – Employer Meet and Greet: Connect with job seekers, community support services and employers!
This event is FREE! Please RSVP at www.projecteverybody-inclusiveemploymentforum.eventbrite.ca<http://www.projecteverybody-inclusiveemploymentforum.eventbrite.ca>
This year’s free event is put on as a community collaboration with: Open Door Group,<http://www.opendoorgroup.org/> Vancity,<https://www.vancity.com/> The City of Vancouver<http://vancouver.ca/>, Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion<http://gobaci.com/> and many more.
Venue is wheelchair accessible | ASL interpreter and captioning will be present
Don’t forget to spread the word! *Please feel free to distribute this message and attached poster to any contacts you feel would be interested. And follow us on Social Media!