Strathmore Career & Employment Centre (Outreach services are available in the communities of Chestermere, Carseland, Gleichen, Standard, Rockyford & Hussar)
The Strathmore Career and Employment Centre provides career and employment services at no cost to all Albertans. Serving your needs in Strathmore and surrounding area, this Centre offers a wide range of resources and services to assist any Albertan seeking career and employment supports.
We provide assistance with resume development and cover letters, interview preparation, employment and career counseling, as well as educational options and funding information. We also offer employment workshops and computer training sessions. Our centre also offers a career resource library, job postings by employers from local and surrounding areas, as well as access to computers, printer, scanner, fax, photocopier and telephone. We also provide information regarding community services and events.
MCG offers opportunities for employers as well. Employers are able to host mini "Job Fairs" in our centres, participate in our Annual Career & Employment Expo, and post available positions to our website and advertise these positions in-house. We also offer an "Employer Spotlight" which allows employers to provide information on their organization and provide resource materials to job seekers.
With award winning service and an environment where job seekers are heard and offered support, this centre continues to live up to its reputation.more information
Experience Counts: Targeted Initiative for Older Workers (TIOW)
This program was designed specifically to meet the needs of the more experienced, mature workers aged 55 to 64 (exception may be made for 50 - 54 and 65 years plus). Learning is done in a group environment and is led by informed profession. Content and delivery of the six week workshop portion of the program is current, relevant and respectful of the wealth of information and experience that participants bring with them. If you think that this is the kind of support that would be helpful in assisting you in finding your next employment opportunity, or deciding upon what type of further training would benefit you most, then please call our Strathmore office at 403-934-4305 for further information.more information
Rebrand: Career & Employment Initiative for Youth
McBride Career Group Inc. offers a program which provides participants with opportunity to improve self-esteem, confidence, hard and soft skills necessary to improve the education/employment potential of youth aged 17-30 years of age. This group based program will provide integrated, coordinated services for youth which incorporate basic living skills, career information and counseling, computer literacy and technical business skills, as well as employability skills to increase work linkages. All activities evolve according to an Individualized Action Plan (IAP).
The Rebrand Program is offered in Edmonton, Calgary, Strathmore, Okotoks, Red Deer and Ponoka.