|Record #: HDC3914||Last Modified: 29 Jul 2019||Last Full Update: 29 Jul 2019|
|Toll Free Phone||1-855-412-3330|
|Primary Contact||Joanna Zhao Duplessie, Coordinator, Simonds High School; Phone: 506-643-7422; Email: Joanna.firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Catherine Ferguson, Coordinator Assistant, Simonds High School; Email: email@example.com|
|Mailing Address||c/o The Work Room, SHS
1490 Hickey Rd
Saint John, NB E2E 4E7
|Description & Services|
|Cross Reference||Employment Counselling ; The Work Room|
|Description of service(s)||The Work Room is a career resource centre developed through a joint partnership between the Department of Post-secondary Education, Training and Labour and Anglophone School District South to address key challenges facing school to work transition, unemployment and strategies to build a successful career. It is open to all students as well as the general public.
The Work Room offers state-of-the art technology to facilitate career exploration, workshops, seminars, and information sessions. Internet-ready computers are available for the public to access job sites, develop resumes, and utilize assessment tools designed to assist with career development. A wide range of career videos, software programs and handouts are also available.
If you want to know what skills you need to enter, stay in and succeed in the world of work, The Work Room has the answers.
There are Work Rooms located at Kennebecasis Valley High School, Sussex Regional High School, Belleisle Regional High School, Simonds High School, Agar Place (Saint John), Fundy High School, St. Stephen High School, and Ganong Place (St. Stephen).
|Hours||Monday - Friday: 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM|
|Dates Program is Offered||Open Year Round; closed statutory holidays.|
|Areas Served||Saint John|
|Eligibility||Ages: 14 year(s) and up
Open to all members of the public. Individuals seeking employment assistance should make an appointment with a Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Employment Counsellor, at which time eligibility can be determined.
|Languages||English ; French|
|Site Location||office entrance, near library.|
|Located In Community||East Side (Saint John)|
|Address & Map||
Simonds High School
1490 Hickey Rd
Saint John, NB E2J 4E7
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|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(30) Provincial Government ; (50) Non Profit|
|Print Material||Career Planning Workshop Series: PACE-Plan to Achieve Career Excellence
Resume / Cover Letter Writing, Interview skills, University, Colleges, Private Training, Military, Direct to Work, owning your own business and apprenticeship.
|Service Categories||Comprehensive Job Assistance Centres ; Job Information ; Job Search/Placement ; Prejob Guidance|