Employment Services

CTS Employment Resource Centre
102B-107 Shirreff Avenue
North Bay, ON
P1B 7K8
Phone: (705)474-5767
Hours: Monday-Friday; 8:30am-4:00pm
*Drop in Available; no appointments necessary*

Through consultation with CTS Employment Resource Centre and accessing their free services, youth will improve their chances of finding employment.

Services offered:

At CTS Employment Resource Centre, they provide free access to:

  • Computers for job searching and resume/cover letter writing
  • Photocopier
  • Laser Printer
  • Scanners
  • Fax machine
  • Employment books and literature
  • Internet and email
  • Qualified staff to critique your resume and cover letters

Free Workshops available:

*Please contact CTS Employment Resource Centre directly to register as well as to confirm when workshops are being offered*

  1. Job Quest Workshop:
    1. This is a full day workshop that addresses how to begin your quest
    2. Assist in the discovery and identification of your skills
    3. Help to build your own personal brand
    4. Discover what is hidden in the local job market and how to tap into it
  2. Interview Skills Workshop:
    1. This workshop is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to excel in an interview
    2. Also, the workshop will assist in finding your key character traits
    3. Address and prepare you for common interview questions
    4. Assist in how to make a solid impression
    5. Analyze body language and its impact
    6. Help clients to ask the right questions during an interview
  3. Mock Interview Workshop:
    1. Video cameras are utilized so that you may see yourself during an interview. A simulated interview is performed by two or more participants
  4. Resume Writing Workshop
    1. In this workshop, you will learn the various types of resumes used and find out which one works best for you
    2. Going over the fine points of a resume
    3. What to include and what to leave out
    4. How to demonstrate to your employer that your education and skills match their hiring criteria
  5. Portfolio Workshop
    1. This workshop will promote self directed learning and assist the individual in goal oriented career planning and development
    2. Provide you with creative ideas on what to include for various careers
    3. Match the materials to your resume
    4. Create a professional employment portfolio which could be just the thing that sets you apart from other candidates
  6. Computer Skills Workshop
    1. Introduction to the computer
    2. Microsoft Word Overview
    3. Assistance in accessing and navigating the internet
    4. Email and attachments
    5. Using search engines and job/resume banks
    6. How to protect your identity on the internet

Employment Services

CTS Employment Resource Centre
102B-107 Shirreff Avenue
North Bay, ON
P1B 7K8
Phone: (705)474-5767
Hours: Monday-Friday; 8:30am-4:00pm
*Drop in Available; no appointments necessary*

Through consultation with CTS Employment Resource Centre and accessing their free services, youth will improve their chances of finding employment.

Services offered:

At CTS Employment Resource Centre, they provide free access to:

  • Computers for job searching and resume/cover letter writing
  • Photocopier
  • Laser Printer
  • Scanners
  • Fax machine
  • Employment books and literature
  • Internet and email
  • Qualified staff to critique your resume and cover letters

Free Workshops available:

*Please contact CTS Employment Resource Centre directly to register as well as to confirm when workshops are being offered*

  1. Job Quest Workshop:
    1. This is a full day workshop that addresses how to begin your quest
    2. Assist in the discovery and identification of your skills
    3. Help to build your own personal brand
    4. Discover what is hidden in the local job market and how to tap into it
  2. Interview Skills Workshop:
    1. This workshop is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to excel in an interview
    2. Also, the workshop will assist in finding your key character traits
    3. Address and prepare you for common interview questions
    4. Assist in how to make a solid impression
    5. Analyze body language and its impact
    6. Help clients to ask the right questions during an interview
  3. Mock Interview Workshop:
    1. Video cameras are utilized so that you may see yourself during an interview. A simulated interview is performed by two or more participants
  4. Resume Writing Workshop
    1. In this workshop, you will learn the various types of resumes used and find out which one works best for you
    2. Going over the fine points of a resume
    3. What to include and what to leave out
    4. How to demonstrate to your employer that your education and skills match their hiring criteria
  5. Portfolio Workshop
    1. This workshop will promote self directed learning and assist the individual in goal oriented career planning and development
    2. Provide you with creative ideas on what to include for various careers
    3. Match the materials to your resume
    4. Create a professional employment portfolio which could be just the thing that sets you apart from other candidates
  6. Computer Skills Workshop
    1. Introduction to the computer
    2. Microsoft Word Overview
    3. Assistance in accessing and navigating the internet
    4. Email and attachments
    5. Using search engines and job/resume banks
    6. How to protect your identity on the internet