COVID-19 UPDATE: Over the past few months, we have seen unprecedented and radical shifts to the workplace and employment in our Southern Gulf Islands communities. If your work or career path has been challenged by this shift, you may be in one of many different circumstances. Whether you are an employer struggling with recruiting or laying off staff, a CERB recipient uncertain about the future, an employee worried about job security, a recent graduate in need of navigation support, our employment services can assist to link you to funding, planning and assistance. The SGICRC is pleased to provide this free service through WorkBC for residents of Mayne, Galiano, Saturna and Pender Islands. Contact us to learn more.
Career Development and Employment Services
WorkBC is a no-cost provincial employment program with dozens of service pathways to choose from. We are local, connected and in touch with employer and employee needs. To find out more about these services and their relevance to your situation, contact your island coordinator.
To register for the program, go to apply.workbc.ca You will be asked to choose a WorkBC centre. Choose ‘Sidney’, as we are a subcontractor of Beacon Community Services in Sidney. You can find instruction videos on how to register here. We can also walk you through the process in person or over the phone.
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We offer Employment Services at no cost and would love to meet you to discuss your employment needs!
For more information about the services you may qualify for, check out WorkBC.ca.