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Pathways to Childcare Careers

March 21, 2023 @ 9:15 am - 3:00 pm

Pathways to Childcare Careers
7485 Salisbury Ave, Burnaby, BC V5E 3A5, Canada
Online via Zoom

Occupation-specific FREE English training program for women interested in working in the early learning and childcare field

January 3 2023 – March 31 2023
9:15 – 3:00 (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)

Mondays and Fridays at 7485 Salisbury Avenue (childminding and transit tickets provided)
Tuesdays and Thursday – online

– Occupation-specific language classes
– Trauma-informed approaches to early learning
– Responsible Adult, First Aid, food Safe Certificate Training
– Essential and digital skills improvement
– Employment counseling and career exploration
– Work transition skills training
– Paid work experience (4 weeks)
– Connection to work opportunities in the field
– Transportation costs and childminding provided for in-person sessions
– Supportive and friendly learning environment

Eligibility Criteria
– Women who are permanent residents, convention refugees or protected persons
– CLB 5 or equivalent in English (online assessment will be provided)
– Able to attend all program sessions

Deadline to apply: December 16 2022
Information Session: December 7, 2022
Contact Arlene Ordonez
Email: childcare@pirs.bc.ca
Phone: 778 608 4168

For flyers, click here