Employment Programs and Services
Langley Community Services Society
Langley Community Services offers two employment programs aimed to support our participants in gaining the skills, confidence and experience needed to find a job or move on to further training.
And so much more!
This is a youth employment program, designed to assist youth enter BC labour market. The program is 16-weeks in duration and consists of 6-weeks in class, with 10-weeks of job placement. The clients are paid whilst they attend the 6-week classes.
The program helps clients to be placed with employers in industries such as food industry, customer service/retail and warehouse. These are some specific industries that usually have ample job openings throughout the year. Job placements are ideally matched to client’s skill sets, education, experience and interest. This program is helpful for all youth and including those who have little or no work experience.
Designed for those with a BCEA PWD designation; have completed their grade 12; are on EI or have had a claim in the last 5 years or have earned more than $2,000 in insurable earnings and paid Employee EI premiums on the earnings in at least 5 of the last 10 years. This program provides participants with the opportunity to Obtain an Education Assistant (EA) Diploma, receives many additional certificates, a practicum, career opportunities and a potential wage of up to $28/per hour.