Horizons is Easter Seals NL’s work experience program is a 9-month program beginning with 4 weeks of skills training and certifications followed by 1 day weekly workshop. Individuals receive a stipend at the minimum wage for training and workshop hours. The goal of Horizons is to help young adults find meaningful employment with staff guiding participants to find a work placement, and offer support all along the way.
We are currently accepting applications and referrals for participants in our Horizons program.
Eligibility requirements for participants:
- between 15 and 30 years of age
- in need of assistance to overcome barriers to employment
- not in school
- a Canadian citizen
- legally entitled to work according to provincial legislation and regulations
- not in receipt of EI benefits
Priority is given to participants who self-identify as having a disability.
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