The Neighbourhood Organization

Hand shake on job interview

Employment Services (ES)

Your needs for work and training can be met by TNO’s Employment Services. You can go forward in obtaining and keeping a job with the help of our team. We provide the resources, training, and assistance required to launch your career or prepare for a better job, ranging from employment preparation classes to career coaching and placement services.

Job Seekers searching for job

Independent Job Search: Resource & Information (R&I)

  • R&I counselors guide clients on their job search and provide access to resources: job boards, resume templates, community resources
  • Use of computers / fax / telephone / photocopier
  • Participate in workshops and information sessions
  • Job Board and community event information

Guided Job Search
(JS)

  • One-to-one Employment Counseling to develop an action/services plan ā€“ includes resume development/critique, interview skills etc.
  • Referrals to other programs or interventions
  • Connects clients with education and training programs
Job Mentoring Program
Job matching and networking

Job Development: Job Matching, Placement & Incentives

  • Outreaches and connects with local employers on behalf of clients
  • Matching clientsā€™ skills and interests with work opportunities
  • Facilitation of work opportunities and negotiation of the employment relationship
  • Placement support in identifying and workplace issues that may affect their success
  • Financial support to remove barriers to participation

Regular workshops on the following
topics

  • Resume Clinics
  • Interview Skills/Mock Interviews
  • How to Create a Winning Profile for LinkedIn
  • How to Market Your Skills
  • Networking and the 30 Second Commercial
  • Computer Training: Excel I and II, Microsoft I and II
Resume Workshop

Resources