Get Ready To Work!

Introduction

Get Ready to Work! supports Grade 9 students as they explore different career paths. Career Trek partners with business, industry, and post-secondary institutions. This means that Get Ready to Work! participants experience a wide range of potential futures, while developing important workplace skills.

Get Ready to Work! prepares participants to make informed decisions about their future education and career choices.

The Get Ready to Work! project will run as an online program for Winnipeg, Brandon, The Pas, and surrounding areas.

 
 

What We Do

  • Provide opportunities to learn about workplace essential skills. Participants develop skills to help prepare them for the workforce.
  • Create a space for youth to meet new people and form friendships and networks.
  • Enable youth to explore occupations by learning about industries and employment sectors.
  • Provide career development opportunities.

Expectations

  • Get Ready to Work! is an 8-week online after-school program
  • Participants will be expected to attend live video sessions scheduled once a week.
  • The enrollment fee for the program is $25.

Application Deadlines


Team

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Yvanne Caballero (Winnipeg)

Program Manager, Youth Initiatives

[email protected]
204-944-1800 ext. 117
Fax: 204-942-4912
Toll free: 1-800-693-3864

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Karen LeForte (The Pas)

Program Manager, North Region

[email protected]
204-978-1075

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Lenya Wilks (Brandon)

Program Manager, West Region

[email protected]
204-571-8546

How Can I Get Involved?

Each year, 800 young people are nominated to attend our life-altering programming.

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Success Stories

In their own Words

Alex Klassen

Career Explorer turned Program Coordinator
3 November 2020

Amy Bousquet

From dental hygiene to psychiatric nursing
6 October 2020