Job Search Workshop

About the Workshop

The Job Search Workshop (JSW) is a group-based, one-week workshop where job seekers have the opportunity to learn and practice the skills needed to undertake a successful job search in Canada. Graduates of the program have access to ongoing employment counselling support.

View the program outline.

View or download program leaflet.

The workshops are offered in English at a variety of partner locations around Ottawa:

• World Skills Employment Centre
Catholic Centre for Immigrants (CCI)
• Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO)
• Immigrant Women Services Ottawa (IWSO)
• Lebanese and Arab Social Services Agency (LASSA)
• Somali Centre for Family Services (SCFS)
• Ottawa Chinese Community Services Centre (OCCSC)

The JSW is delivered in French only at World Skills Employment Centre.


• Permanent Residents
• Convention Refugees
• Live-in Caregivers residing in Ottawa
Canadian Language Benchmark (listening, speaking, reading and writing) level 5 and above

There is no cost to participate in JSW.
Free childcare is available for children aged 19 months-13 years (at the 219 Argyle Ave. location) when we return to in-person delivery.


Please contact us to learn more about the JSW.


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