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Join the CAVE and get real tools and training to find and keep a steady job that you like. CAVE is a place for youth to identify job goals, explore careers, build workplace skills and confidence and connect with employers.
During your 16 weeks at CAVE you will create a plan to get where you want to go in the labour market. Transportation supports provided.
Phase 1. 4 weeks of in-class training focused on enhancing essential workplace skills and job search skills to achieve employment goals. Includes resume preparation, cover letter writing, interviewing skills, and industry-specific training courses.
Phase 2. Up to 12 weeks of job search support including customized assistance from experienced program staff who will help you connect with and refer you to employers.
Phase 3. Paid work placement, with support through the first 3 months. We offer employers who hire CAVE participants a wage subsidy for the first 12 weeks of employment.
October 15 - November 2, 2018
November 26 - December 21, 2018
Location: Douglas College - Burnaby Training Centre
#202 - 4250 Kingsway Avenue
(near the Patterson SkyTrain Station)
Applicants must attend an Information Session to register.
Drop-in Information Sessions:
Tuesdays and ThursdaysStarting September 25, 2018 (10am - 3pm)
CAVE students are job-ready and bring skills, dedication, and enthusiasm to the workforce. Contact us to get involved.
Download a CAVE poster.
CAVE Youth Employment Program: Meet Our Participants