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Employment Counselling

Employment Counselling is available to assist individuals with:

  • exploring career, training and employment options
  • developing an employment plan, and
  • overcoming challenges to finding work

Who Does it Serve?

Employment Counselling is available to individuals who:

  • would benefit from one-on-one counselling or group counselling sessions to sort out career interests
  • are unemployed and looking for work
  • need help with decision-making and developing a plan

Description:

Advanced Education and Skills has Career Development Specialists (CDSs) located throughout the Province who are available to give information, counselling, and follow-up services to individuals who are exploring career options or looking for a job.

The Career Development Specialist will work with an individual to help create a plan to reach the ultimate goal of finding work. Employment Development Supports are available to eligible individuals to help them reach career and employment goals.

How to Access?

To set up an appointment with a Career Development Specialists, contact your local Advanced Education and Skills office:

Avalon

Department of Advanced Education and Skills
Toll-free: 1-877-729-7888
TTY: 1-888-380-2299

Central

Department of Advanced Education and Skills
Toll-free: 1-888-632-4555
TTY: 1-877-292-4205

Western

Department of Advanced Education and Skills
Toll-free: 1-866-417-4753
TTY: 1-888-445-8585

Labrador

Department of Advanced Education and Skills
Toll-free: 1-888-773-9311
TTY: 1-866-443-4046

Or

Labour Market and Career Information Hotline

Department of Advanced Education and Skills
Toll-free: 1-800-563-6600
St. John's area: 729-6600
TTY: 1-866-729-4685
Fax: 1-709-729-1129

 

 
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