Horizon's Work Experience Program

Easter Seals NL

Horizons is a Easter Seals NL’s work experience program for youth and young adults who face barriers to employment.Participants begin with 4 weeks for intensive pre-employment training, covering topics such as resume building, interview skills, and completion of professional certificates such as First Aid, WHMIS, and OHS. Training continues one day a week for the duration of the 9 month program.Participants will receive a stipend at the provincial minimum wage rate for all classroom hours.Participants work with Horizons staff to find meaningful work with employer partners. Participants will further develop their skills in a work placement. Horizons is a YESS (Youth Employment and Skills Strategy) program delivered by Easter SealsNewfoundland and Labrador in partnership with Service Canada and RBC.

matt@eastersealsnl.ca or 754-1399 ext 232 to submit an application or for more information. 

Matt Pike

Horizons Employment Program Assistant

Career and Educational Services

Easter Seals Newfoundland and Labrador
206 Mount Scio Road  

St. John's, NL A1B 4L5
Tel: (709) 754-1399 Ext. 232


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St. John's, NL

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