What We Do

  • 10-week program with workshops and work experience placement
  • teach you all you need to know about finding the right job
  • provide job search training and coaching
  • help you overcome barriers in your job search
  • help build your confidence
  • help you build a network to support your job search
  • connect you with an expert team of Facilitators, Case Manager Counsellors, and Employer Relations Specialists who will motivate and inspire you

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You can join if you are:
  • Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident, or Protected Person (eligible to work in Canada)
  • Unemployed
  • Under-employed and lacking skills
  • 18 years or older
  • Able to commit to five (5) weeks of full-time classes
Locations Available


Skills & Supports for Job Success provides group workshops and one-on-one sessions:

  • Individual planning — assessment of your strength, skills and interests; and job targeting
  • Career portfolio development
  • Interview skills training
  • Supported job search — coaching and job leads
  • Work experience placements and wage subsidies
  • Short-term certificate training
  • Weekly touchback sessions
  • Follow up appointments for future job prospects

This project is made possible through funding from the Government of Canada and the Province of British Columbia.

Success Story

Despair turns into hope and optimism

Urania was emotionally and financially broken when she connected with the Skills and Support for Job Success program, but joining the program proved to be a turning point in her life.

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Ready to get started?

Email: jobsuccess@issbc.org
or call 604-684-2123
Thank you for your interest in Skills and Supports for Job Success. Unfortunately the program will close August 31 and is no longer accepting clients.