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Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course (Ages 11-15)
Sat May 23, 2015 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Palmerston

This one-day course teaches you how to safely babysit infants and young children, and covers information and exercises on diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Receive your Red...

Icon of the event Job Search Techniques Workshop
Wed May 27, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Malvern

You know you possess the skills to be an excellent employee, but there seem to be roadblocks in getting a job. Why?...

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2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

A basic introduction to using LinkedIn for your career search. Learn about using recommendation tools, joining groups, searching for jobs and companies, and maintaining your profile....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 07
Thu Jul 09
Icon of the event Looking for a Job? What to Say?
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Career counselor Colleen Clarke will provide you with tools that will assist you in all the networking, advice calls and interviews that you participate in. You will learn how to briefly describe what profession you are in, h...

Icon of the event Employers Expectation of Newcomers
Wed Jun 03, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what Canadian employers want, how to bring value to an employer, and what 'soft skills' are. Find out how to gain Canadian work experience. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public...

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1:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

Community agencies provide information on Job search support, Job postings and community Information.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Icon of the event Have Your Resume Evaluatated
Wed May 20, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Your resume is one of the important tools your have when looking for a job. This workshop helps you choose the right type of resume. City of Toronto staff provide you with tips to help you tailor your resume to the job your a...

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Wed Jun 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albert Campbell

An employment counsellor from Goodwill Employment Services will preset a two hour workshop covering facts & figures of the labour market. You will learn how to:...

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Mon Jun 08, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join the discussion with Job Developer, Raluca Guja on how to get a job using LinkedIn. Followed by a hands-on portion with a librarian where LinkedIn profiles will be created during class. A working email address is a prereq...

Icon of the event How to Ace an Interview
Wed May 27, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Julie Labrie, President of BlueSky Personnel Solutions, explains how to master your interview skills from a recruiter's point of view: what employers are looking for on your resume and in an interview and the role of social m...