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As an Employment Ontario service provider, we offer free services, programs and resources to help job seekers identify, prepare for and attain suitable, sustainable employment. For more information on how we can help you with your job search, contact us today.

Job Seeker Success Story

Success Story: Helping You Explore Careers

Client:Thora
Goal: Start a new, meaningful career
Challenge: Uncertainty regarding career options
Support offered: Free information resources, career exploration, one-on-one support

“VPI provided me with helpful guidance and first-class support, in helping me find my new career.”

–Thora, former job seeker

Situation

Thora was thinking about going back to school for a whole new career, however she did not know exactly what she wanted to do next. Confused and uncertain about her future, she reached out to VPI for help.

Thora knew that she wanted to find rewarding work, but not knowing where to start, she sought guidance from VPI’s career specialists. Thora was given access to free resources such as Career Cruising so that she could get a better sense of her options.

Career Cruising is career exploration software that is available through VPI. It allows users to assess their own interests, skills, and goals to find suitable career paths.

Armed with more information about her options, Thora was able to discover the right career for her. With the support of her Career specialist she was able to start her new, rewarding career.

For more information on how we can help with your job search, Contact us today.

Read the whole story

Situation

Thora was thinking about going back to school for a whole new career, however she did not know exactly what she wanted to do next. Confused and uncertain about her future, she reached out to VPI for help.

Thora knew that she wanted to find rewarding work, but not knowing where to start, she sought guidance from VPI’s career specialists. Thora was given access to free resources such as Career Cruising so that she could get a better sense of her options.

Career Cruising is career exploration software that is available through VPI. It allows users to assess their own interests, skills, and goals to find suitable career paths.

Armed with more information about her options, Thora was able to discover the right career for her. With the support of her Career specialist she was able to start her new, rewarding career.

For more information on how we can help with your job search, Contact us today.

Events & Workshops

Free virtual events. These events are open to anyone, but space is limited. Register today to secure your virtual spot.

Info Session: Careers in the Equine Industry

November 30 | 1:30 pm
Join us in this information session to find out about free training and employment opportunities within the equine industry.
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Resume Building

December 1 | 10:00 am
Learn to create a compelling resume that will get the attention it deserves.
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Job Interviews

December 1 | 1:30 pm
Learn to handle potentially stressful job interviews, stay focused, and impress potential employers.
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Occupational Research

December 2 | 10:00 am
Learn to research the job market, so that you can stop wasting time on dead-ends and start making the most of your job search.
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Disclosure of Disability

December 2 | 1:30 pm
Gain insight into the nature of disabilities, as well as suggestions for disclosing your medical information to a potential employer.
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Transferable Skills & Accomplishments

December 7 | 10:00 am
Identify your skills, strengths, and past accomplishments—and learn how to 'pitch' them to potential employers.
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Resume Building

December 8 | 10:00 am
Learn to create a compelling resume that will get the attention it deserves.
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Info Session: Careers with the Canadian Armed Forces

December 8 | 11:00 am
Hear from a representative of the Canadian Armed Forces about career and education opportunities with the Navy, Army or Air Force.
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Job Interviews

December 8 | 1:30 pm
Learn to handle potentially stressful job interviews, stay focused, and impress potential employers.
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Occupational Research

December 9 | 10:00 am
Learn to research the job market, so that you can stop wasting time on dead-ends and start making the most of your job search.
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Info Session: Fanshawe College

December 9 | 1:30 pm
Learn about full-time and part-time post-secondary programs offered locally through Fanshawe College Huron/Bruce.
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NPower: Tech Training Program for Youth

December 10 | 10:30 am
Find out about NPower Canada's free programs that provides participants with in-demand digital skills, professional development, and job placements to youth between 17-30 years old.
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Info Session: Careers with Amazon

December 13 | 2:00 pm
Find out about upcoming hiring opportunities for permanent, seasonal, full-time, and part-time warehouse roles with Amazon.
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Transferable Skills & Accomplishments

December 14 | 10:00 am
Identify your skills, strengths, and past accomplishments—and learn how to 'pitch' them to potential employers.
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Resume Building

December 15 | 10:00 am
Learn to create a compelling resume that will get the attention it deserves.
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Job Interviews

December 15 | 1:30 pm
Learn to handle potentially stressful job interviews, stay focused, and impress potential employers.
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Occupational Research

December 16 | 10:00 am
Learn to research the job market, so that you can stop wasting time on dead-ends and start making the most of your job search.
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Networking

December 20 | 10:00 am
This course will offer insight into growing, strengthening, and activating your network in person and online.
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Transferable Skills & Accomplishments

December 21 | 10:00 am
Identify your skills, strengths, and past accomplishments—and learn how to 'pitch' them to potential employers.
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Resume Building

December 22 | 10:00 am
Learn to create a compelling resume that will get the attention it deserves.
Register for this event

Occupational Research

December 23 | 10:00 am
Learn to research the job market, so that you can stop wasting time on dead-ends and start making the most of your job search.
Register for this event

Disclosure of Disability

December 23 | 1:30 pm
Gain insight into the nature of disabilities, as well as suggestions for disclosing your medical information to a potential employer.
Register for this event

Hot Jobs

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