Services for Job Seekers

The WORX provides job seekers with disabilities with the following services:


Employment Resource Centres

We have fully accessible Employment Resource Centres available in our northeast and downtown Calgary locations. You can drop in and access computers, sign up for employment related workshops, speak to a Career Advisor, and get useful resources. 


Workshops

The WORX facilitates several workshops every week to help develop job search techniques, including topics such as resumes, interview techniques, career tips, essential skills and more. You can view the latest monthly schedule here.

 
Job Placement Services

The WORX can provide job search support, which includes career advising, employability assessments, employment preparation, direct job placement and retention supports.  Our Career Advisors and Employment Placement Specialists will help connect you to the workforce.

 


DRES Funding

The WORX can help you access Disability Related Employment Support (DRES) funding. DRES provides individualized training and employment supports to individuals with disabilities to help attend education and training programs, enter the workforce and maintain employment. Examples of DRES include cost-sharing a workplace accommodation, note-taking services in a lecture setting, as well as vehicle and worksite modifications. 

 

 

Contact The WORX today! Email info@theworx.orgcall or visit us to get started in your career search.