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JOB SEEKERS

"There is no downside to inclusive employment"
- Mark Wafer, Tim Horton's

Eastman Employment Services (EES) offers employment assistance to people with intellectual, social, physical and learning disabilities as well as mental health issues or other barriers to employment. Services are provided to those in Southeast Manitoba that are unemployed or underemployed and are motivated to seek employment.

EES helps individuals who have had difficulty accessing the job market develop the skills and contacts necessary to obtain and maintain meaningful paid employment in the community. This includes providing support to employees and employers in order to achieve mutually beneficial partnerships.

Experienced staff will work with you to:

  • assess your skills and interests
  • create a resume
  • prepare cover letters
  • improve your interview skills and
  • develop an action plan focused on getting and keeping a job.

Once a job is located, we offer assistance and consultation with on the job training, the resources necessary to ensure successful integration to the workplace, and on-going communication and support.

Links

Manitoba Supported Employment Network
Canadian Association for Supported Employment