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CAREER FOR NEW JOB-SEEKERS

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YWCA FOCUS@Work

210 - 1201 West Pender Street

Vancouver, BC V6E2V2

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It’s no doubt that the job market out there is tough, no matter what your professional background is. Those with years of experience and those seeking entry-level positions often face the same challenges in job-seeking: finding the right fit, matching their skills to employer needs, and staying motivated throughout the whole process.

Are you a woman looking for employment? Do you need structure and guidance in your job hunt? FOCUS@Work is a free job search program for you.

Please join us for an information session to learn how this program can help you reach your goals. YWCA FOCUS@Work is a free program that will prepare you for job search and career decision-making with professional career advisors.

Program Highlights

  • Goal-oriented, supportive, professional environment to build your confidence
  • Customized one-to-one and group-based career coaching with experienced staff
  • Career assessments and job search strategy
  • Resume, job interview, salary negotiation coaching
  • Opportunities to build your professional network

Job Search Supports

  • 3 weeks of workshops and 9 weeks of customized job search and career coaching
  • Opportunities to partner with professional staff to receive guidance in your transition
  • Weekly Success Team Meeting and Action-Planning
  • Networking opportunities and Guest Speaker events
  • Computer, internet access, photocopying


Our next start date is soon! To learn more information contact 604 699 1788 or email: focus@ywcavan.org or YWCA FOCUS@Work

FOCUS@Work has empowered my confidence and boosted my skills, resources and tools. I have a better understanding of myself as a person and also as a professional and therefore can now more effectively find and apply for jobs that better cultivate success for both me and my employer.” Client Testimonial

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