Linkages Employment Program

at the Spinal Cord Injury NL


We have been approved for: 3 non – EI eligible positions1 EI eligible position


Linkages is a client centered employment initiative that welcomes the involvement of non-profit community based agencies in helping youth from a variety of educational and social backgrounds achieve their career and employment goals. Expected client outcomes are: return to school to complete academic upgrading; enter skills training; continued employment; or self-employment. Eligibility for Youth

Participant Requirements:
  • Priority will be given to youth age 18-30 years that have not completed post-secondary training or youth age 18-30 years that have completed Level II and have been out of Level II a minimum of six months. Consideration will be given to individuals over age 30 where the agency and the department determine that the person is a suitable participant for the program.
  • Linkages will assist Non-EI eligible participants who have not made a successful transition to the labour force, as well as EI eligible participants who are experiencing difficulty in transitioning to the labour force, currently have limited work experience, difficulty maintaining employment, have obtained sporadic or seasonal positions or are working less than 20 hours per week with little or no chance of increased employment
  • Participate in a client-centered program which includes: ◦regularly scheduled career planning workshops
  • A 26 week job placement related to their employment and career goals
  • A completion bonus towards cost of post-secondary education (upon completion of Linkages)

Please submit resume and cover letter to:

Spinal Cord Injury NL

10 Austin Street

P.O. Box 21284

St. John’s, NL   A1A 5G6

Fax:  (709) 753 – 4224  or  Email: Tel: (709) 753 - 5901

Toll Free: 1-877-783-5901

Closing date for applications:  October 26, 2018

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P.O. Box 21157

St. John's, NL

Canada A1A 5B2


(709) 765-2182