Quick facts

Service type: Employment, Newcomer
Eligibility: Open to all job seekers
Delivery: Currently, workshops are being offered virtually. This information will be updated once in-person programming resumes.
Fee: Free
Program dates: Year-round

Program description

With the speed of technological change and the rise of the gig economy, ongoing professional development is more important than ever. WoodGreen offers a range of practical skill-building workshops to improve job search success. Topics include resume writing, creating an effective LinkedIn profile, interview tips and online learning to boost employability. We also offer specialized training for careers in customer service and digital content creation, as well as opportunities to hear from recruiters in various sectors.

 

 

Employment Workshops (See workshop calendar for upcoming topics):

 

 

  • Resume – Employers’ Perspective
  • Write an Effective Cover Letter
  • Preparing for Your Interview
  • Better Jobs Ontario Info Session (previously Second Career)
  • How to Job Search Online
  • LinkedIn 1: Create an Effective Profile
  • LinkedIn 2: Optimize Your Job Search
  • The Proactive Job Search
  • Know Your Rights at Work
  • Boost Your Employability with Online Learning
  • Communicating Your Value to an Employer
  • Lumina Spark Personality Assessment 1: Introduction
  • Lumina Personality Assessment 2: Identifying Your Strengths
  • Mock Interview with Recruitment Advisor

 

See our Calendar of Upcoming Workshops here.

See our Workshop Descriptions here.

How you can help

Donations are graciously accepted through the WoodGreen Foundation.

Ready to participate?

Registration

 

Workshops are being offered virtually.

 

Register online here.

 

To learn more, please contact:

Contact information

416-405-5254
findajob@woodgreen.org

Location

815 Danforth Ave.
Toronto, ON
M4J 1L2

1533 Victoria Park Ave.
Toronto, ON
M1L 2T3

1080 Queen St. E.
Toronto, ON
M4M 1K5

Hours

Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., as well as some evening workshops

 

Contact us for details.

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