KES has a cutting-edge opportunity for youth looking work with technology.

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SWITCH is a chance for your job search and prepare for employment in a career in technology.

Over 5-weeks they will explore empowerment, strategy building and personal leadership through online workshops and collaborating on projects. Plus, training in web development skills, basic coding and 3D printing

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Participants will also receive training and certification to help boost their qualifications for employment.  This is followed by a 12-week paid work experience to allow participants a chance to apply what they have learned and make contacts in the industry. Those who complete the program also walk away with a $200

  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • Living in BC
  • Not enrolled full time in high school or post-secondary training
  • Unemployed or precariously employed
  • Seeking employment
  • Reliable internet
  • A computing device with a webcam
  • Microphone and speakers

 

Support with these technical requirements are available as needed. Computing equipment lending is available to participants.

Topics:

  • Labour Market Information
  • Networking
  • Resumes & cover letters
  • Workplace Feedback
  • Interview Skills
  • Time Management and more!

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  • Help job searching including resume and interview coaching
  • Job supports & Job coaching available
  • Employment details dependent upon the employer

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