Key Industries

Workplace Essential Skills (WES)

Contact Information
Office Phone 506-634-6888 ext 159
Primary Contact Andrea Carter, WES Program Trainer, Key Industries; Phone: 506-634-6888 ext 159; Email:
Description & Services
Cross Reference Workplace Essential Skills (WES)
Description of service(s) Program aimed at individuals who are striving to be part of the workforce. Delivered by a certified teacher with several years of teaching experience and based on 9 essential literacy skills. Various teaching strategies are used throughout the program including but not limited to: group and pair work, kinesthetic activities, participatory lectures, computer based work, role-play, critical thinking opportunities, and discussion.
Hours 9:30 am -2:30pm, Monday - Friday
Dates Program is Offered Year-round (3 times a year)
Areas Served Saint John
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Open to adults with a disability of any type and/or those on income assistance
Application Contact Andrea Carter at 506-634-6888 or 
Application form available at ; click on Employment Programs ; Click on "WES"
Languages English
Fees None
Location information
Site Location 239 Charlotte Street, Room 344
Located In Community South End (Saint John)
Address & Map
Key Industries
239 Charlotte St, Room 344
Saint John, NB E2L 2K1
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Intersection Charlotte & Queen Square North
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Print Material email Andrea for brochure
Service Categories Life Skills Education ; Prejob Guidance ; Remedial Education ; Social Skills Training

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