Our staff have the knowledge and skills to help you achieve your employment goals.
We offer assistance to all types of job seekers. Whether you are just starting out, looking to re-enter the workforce or are considering a career change, we’re here to help!
Our Resource Centres are available to the general public to use for unassisted employment-related tasks, or we can meet with you one-on-one to assess your needs and help you move you towards your employment goals.
What will you be able to access in our Resource Centres?
Whether you just need a quiet place to work on your resume or are looking for some assistance to better prepare yourself for the job market, our Resource Centres can help.
Local job postings on
our job board
Community support and program information
NO COST or low cost workshops
Upcoming career and job fair information
Job search tools
Computers, wifi, fax machine, printer, scanner and photocopier to aid in your job search
Information on educational institutions and training opportunities
Information on government-funded employment programs and services
Other Services META can offer include:
Want a bit of training to add to your skills? Have a look at our workshop schedule.
Thinking about doing some re-training? Our staff can assist you by assessing your eligibility for Second Career and if you qualify, help you with the application process!
Looking to make a career change? Meet with one of our staff who can help you identify a potential new career.
Do you have interview anxiety? Book a practice interview with one of our staff members! You will get the chance to practice and receive feedback and suggestions on how to improve this skill!
Workshops and Events
We hold monthly workshops to help both employers and job seekers. Contact META for more information on a particular event/workshop. Please note that space is limited for most workshops and pre-registration is required.
HELD IN BELLEVILLE OFFICE
Preparing for the Interview
Haven’t been to an interview in a while?
Not sure where to start?
Find out how to prepare for an interview, what to take with you, the do’s and don’ts of dressing appropriately and understanding your body language. Discussions on how to best answer difficult questions will be explored as well as types of interviews you may encounter.
This workshop is designed for anyone who will be working where alcohol is sold under a Liquor Sales Licence or Special Occasion Permit. Certificate obtained upon successful completion.
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System: obtain a certificate by gaining knowledge and an awareness of hazardous products in the workplace.
Working at Heights
Students are instructed on how to plan, protect and prepare themselves and their work site…to identify and prevent same surface falls as well as to work safely from heights within all guidelines and regulations. Our in-depth training follows the parameters of the new training standard. Quality is assured – we guarantee you will receive a complete and comprehensive day of training that includes all MOL requirements.
Emergency First Aid CPR / AED
Standard First Aid
1 Day Course – First Aid and CPR training can be mandatory for employees in the workplace; but unlike most other types of safety training, these skills are also applicable to an individual’s daily life. In this one day session, learn Emergency First Aid and CPR in easy-to-follow steps, so you can act on, prevent, and manage life’s emergencies.
2 Day Course -This 2 day training includes CPR / AED and emergency procedures. Learn how to react in various scenarios including head, spine, bone, muscle and joint injuries and situations involving poisons.
HELD IN WHITBY OFFICE
For information regarding workshops in the Durham region, please contact our Whitby office at 905-725-0087
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