Parry Sound District

THE LABOUR MARKET GROUP

THE LABOUR MARKET GROUP

 

The Labour Market Group is proud to present this week long event dedicated to raising awareness of local workforce issues here in the Parry Sound district.

 

 

 

ALL WEEK LONG

www.readysethired.ca is our NEW real-time online job portal specifically for the Nipissing & Parry Sound districts.

 

www.readysethired.ca is an opportunity that both job seekers and employers can take advantage of!

 

JOB SEEKERS: Apply directly to hundreds of job postings

EMPLOYERS: Feature your job posting and receive direct applications from local job seekers

* If you are an an employer interested in listing your job posting on www.readysethired.ca please contact us at erin@thelabourmarketgroup.ca

 

TUESDAY, APRIL 24

Mental Health First Aid Training – 2 Day Course – Day 1

 

Agilec Employment Centre

205 Ontario Street

Burk’s Falls

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

* Registration required

 

Who should attend?

  • Local Employers & Business Owners

 

We are offering a Mental Health First Aid training course to employers/business owners. The cost for this course is $199 +HST, but thanks to The Labour Market Group we are able to offer this training course FREE to local employers. Limited spaces available, so register today to secure your seat. Information about the course:

 

MHFA Canada is a 12-hour course that trains you to recognize the signs and symptoms of the following mental health disorders:

  • Substance misuse and substance-related disorders
  • Mood-related disorders, including depression and bipolar
  • Anxiety and trauma-related disorders, including panic attacks and post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Psychotic disorders, including schizophrenia

 

The course also trains you on MHFA Canada for the following situations that could occur in your organization:

  • Overdosing, signs and symptoms, as well as what to do until a healthcare professional arrives
  • Assisting someone who is at a risk of suicide
  • Acute stress reactions including panic attacks and how you can assist
  • Psychotic episodes and what you need to know

 

To Register:

Please call Agilec at 705-382-6086 to reserve your space

* Space is limited

 

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25

Mental Health First Aid Training – 2 Day Course – Day 2

 

Agilec Employment Centre

205 Ontario Street

Burk’s Falls

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

* Registration required

 

Who should attend?

  • Local Employers & Business Owners

 

We are offering a Mental Health First Aid training course to employers/business owners. The cost for this course is $199 +HST, but thanks to The Labour Market Group we are able to offer this training course FREE to local employers. Limited spaces available, so register today to secure your seat. Information about the course:

 

MHFA Canada is a 12-hour course that trains you to recognize the signs and symptoms of the following mental health disorders:

  • Substance misuse and substance-related disorders
  • Mood-related disorders, including depression and bipolar
  • Anxiety and trauma-related disorders, including panic attacks and post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Psychotic disorders, including schizophrenia

 

The course also trains you on MHFA Canada for the following situations that could occur in your organization:

  • Overdosing, signs and symptoms, as well as what to do until a healthcare professional arrives
  • Assisting someone who is at a risk of suicide
  • Acute stress reactions including panic attacks and how you can assist
  • Psychotic episodes and what you need to know

 

To Register:

Please call Agilec at 705-382-6086 to reserve your space

* Space is limited

 


 

Student Job Fair

 

Parry Sound High School

Parry Sound

 

11:15 AM – 12:45 PM

* INVITE ONLY

 

Opportunity for Parry Sound High School students to connect with local employers.

* THIS EVENT IS RESTRICTED TO PARRY SOUND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

 

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THURSDAY, APRIL 26

Workforce or Forced Work? – Trade Your Concerns for Culture

 

Caswell Resort

77 Main Street

Sundridge

9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

* Complimentary Lunch

 

Who should attend?

  • Local employers & business owners

 

Join us for two presentations about Workplace Culture and new updates to the Employment Standards Act re: Bill 148, hosted by Employment North, BACED and CAEDA.

 

Keynote Speaker: Karen Gibbons, Karen Jones Consulting Inc.

Workplace Culture

Enhance relationships, create positive working environments, increase productivity, motivate your team.

Tools, strategies & tips to generate results!

Since inception in 2010, KJCO has played the lead role in a variety of business and economic development initiatives that have ranged in size and scope for rural and urban communities in the region. KJCO offers a proven track record working one-on-one with organizations through business development, planning and marketing communications. KJCO relies on a robust network of public and private partnerships and has a wealth of experience developing content, facilitating workshops, hosting consultations and participating as a keynote speaker at special events.

 

Presentation: Paul Heroux, Ministry of Labour

Employment Standards Act – Bill 148

Learn about new legislation as it pertains to your employees and your business operations.

Paul began his career with the Ministry of Labour in 2008 as an Employment Standards Officer. He is currently the northern region Acting Regional Program Coordinator. He’s based out of North Bay and part of his portfolio is to provided technical and logistical support to the field and management staff. Prior to joining the MOL, Paul was with the Ministry of Transportation employed in the position of officer, then auditor and lastly as an enforcement supervisor.

 

Agenda for the day:

Registration:  9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Welcoming Remarks: 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Workplace Culture with Karen Gibbons: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Lunch: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Employment Standards Act: Bill 148 with Paul Heroux: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

 

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Registration:

* Limit 2 representatives per organization with

* Limited seating

Please RSVP by Friday, April 20 to:  Jennifer@employmentnorth.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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