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Kamloops: Jobs In Demand

Get a head start on your career in Security, Tourism, or Working With Kids in just 7-weeks.  Jobs in Demand is all about matching trained job seekers with employers in high demand industries right here in Kamloops.  Get the training and certifications you need, and receive one-on-one support with your job search.  Our team is here to support you the entire way.

We acknowledge that we are on the traditional territory of the Secwepemc Nation; we extend thanks, honor and respect to our hosts.

Eligibility.

Want to know if the In Demand Program is for you?  Go through the checklist to find out.

  • You are 19 to 29 years old
  • You are legally able to work in Canada
  • You are unemployed or working < 20 hours per week
  • You are not a full-time student
  • You have not been eligibility to receive EI in the last 3 years or received paternity EI in the last 5 years
  • You identify as having a physical, cognitive, mental health, sensory or developmental that affects your ability to find and maintain work
  • You are 15 to 29 years old
  • You are legally able to work in Canada
  • You are unemployed or working < 20 hours per week
  • You are not a full-time student
  • You have not been eligibility to receive EI in the last 3 years or received paternity EI in the last 5 years
  • You identify as having a physical, cognitive, mental health, sensory or developmental that affects your ability to find and maintain work
  • You are 15 to 29 years old
  • You are legally able to work in Canada
  • You are unemployed or working < 20 hours per week
  • You are not a full-time student
  • You have not been eligibility to receive EI in the last 3 years or received paternity EI in the last 5 years
  • You identify as having a physical, cognitive, mental health, sensory or developmental that affects your ability to find and maintain work

Client Spotlight.

Ashley’s Story

After years working in the fast food industry, Ashley felt undervalued and unappreciated. She reached a breaking point and spontaneously quit, but was then unsure about which industry to turn to. In...

Social Services: Working With Kids.

Passionate about helping people? Interested in working in non-profits? A career in social services may be right for you!

Our Social Services program provides you with a practical, hands-on learning environment to get you ready for working with kids. Learn to work with young people, get relevant certifications, connect with potential employers, and gain mentorship from our knowledgeable facilitators and advisors—all while connecting with like-minded individuals in your cohort.

Program Duration

7-weeks

Program Hours

Monday through Thursday
9:00am-3:00pm

Next Cohort Start Date

Fall 2018

Security.

Security is one of the fastest growing industries in BC. As a security professional, you’ll be able to work in the public sector, private sector, or as an independent contractor in a variety of roles. Security also provides a good entry point into other protection and law enforcement professions such as police officer, corrections officer, and more.

Our Security program provides you with a practical, hands-on learning environment to get you ready for work. Learn about security work, get relevant certifications, connect with potential employers, and gain mentorship from our knowledgeable facilitators and advisors—all while connecting with like-minded individuals in your cohort.

Program Duration

7-weeks

Program Hours

Monday through Thursday
9:00am-3:00pm

Next Cohort Start Date

TBA

Hospitality, Retail and Tourism.

Hospitality, Retail and Tourism are exciting and fast-paced work environments, where you will have the chance to meet people from all walks of life all over the world. If you like meeting new people and making them feel at home, then these industries might be for you!

Our Hospitality, Retail and Tourism programs prepare you for jobs in various careers such as retail sales, customer service, tourism and the hotel and food service industries. We’ll provide an interactive, hands-on learning environment to help you get job ready. Learn about these various customer service industries, get the relevant certifications, connect with potential employers, and gain mentorship from our knowledgeable facilitators and advisors—all while connecting with like-minded individuals in your cohort.

Program Duration

7-weeks

Program Hours

Monday through Thursday
9:00am-3:00pm

Next Cohort Start Date

August 20, 2018