Employment

JHS Vic wants to partner with you. Help us create a more equitable society and give individuals in our community the opportunity to thrive!

Employment and Education Programs

Our employment programs offer skill development, training opportunities, and support with the goal of helping people achieve their career goals. We support individuals facing complex barriers secure and maintain meaningful employment.

For more information on any of our programs, please call or text us at  (250) 386-3428 or email us at jobteam@jhsvic.ca

Voyager

Voyager Program is a free employment program that supports persons with self-identified disabilities who are experiencing barriers to employment.

  • Hospitality (July 8th – July 26th)
  • Administration (August 12th – August 30th)
  • Horticulture (September 2nd – September 20th)
  • Hospitality (November 18th – December 6th)

BladeRunners Program

BladeRunners is an award winning free, employment readiness program, and  one of the most successful youth employment programs in BC. The program consists of two weeks in the classroom, followed by one week of assisted job search. Clients can choose from either construction or hospitality.

  • Construction (July 15th – July 26th)
  • Construction (August 5th – August 16th)
  • Hospitality (September 9th – Spetember 20th)
  • Construction (October 7th – October 18th)
  • Hospitality (November 12th – November 22nd)

 A Person-centered
and Tailored Skills
to Work Program (APT)

A Person-centered and Tailored Skills to Work Program is for persons who struggle with absences from the workforce due to multiple barriers; disability, substance use/addiction, mental health challenges, housing precarity, lack of basic employment skills or limited literacy.

 

Impact Made in 2023

%

program participants completed their employment program

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