Employment

Women@Work

The Women@Work program helps empower young women to gain skills and experience that will better prepare them for successful employment. We offer paid training and coordinate work experience opportunities with employers in the tourism industry. Women @ Work is a free program funded by the Government of Canada’s Youth Employment Strategy.

How it Works

  • 6 weeks paid training
  • 3 months paid work experience with an employer in the tourism industry
  • Certifi­cations in Food Safe, First Aid, Serving it Right, and World Host
  • $500 bonus after ­finishing 3 month work experience
  • Transportation and daycare supports (eligibility dependent)

 

Why Women @ Work?

  • Women only learning environment
  • One-on-one career planning and support
  • Develop your job search, resume, interview, and workplace skills

 

Who Can Join?

  • Women between the ages of 15 – 30
  • Not in school (high school or post-secondary)
  • Not receiving EI benefits
  • Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or individuals granted refugee status

 

Get in Touch

Women @ Work is offered in two convenient locations: Coquitlam and Vancouver.

If you would like to know more about Women@Work, please visit www.womenatwork.ca or email info@womenatwork.ca.

 

Employment Location

Aldergrove
104 -26956 Fraser Hwy
V4W 3L6 Aldergrove, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.726.9355 / 604.756.2025
F: 778.726.0294

Coquitlam
221 - 3030 Lincoln Avenue
V3B 6B4 Coquitlam, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.730.0174
F: 778.374.0369

Coquitlam
202 - 405 North Road
V3K 3V9 Coquitlam, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 604.424.9510
F: 778.730.0165
Women@Work:
T: 604.424.8577

 

Langley
1 - 19951 Fraser Highway
V3A 4E2 Langley, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.726.0289
F: 778.726.0293

Langley
101 - 20316 56th Avenue
V3A 3Y7 Langley, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.726.0288
F: 778.726.0291
Job Search Support Services:
T: 778-578-4271
F: 778-728-0372

Port Coquitlam
206 - 2540 Shaughnessy Street
V3C 3W4 Port Coquitlam, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.730.0171
F: 778.730.0168

Richmond
290 - 3631 No. 3 Road
V6X 2B9 Richmond, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.732.0285
F: 778.732.0281
Job Search Support Services:
T: 778-578-4271
F: 778-728-0372

Richmond
110 - 6651 Elmbridge Way
V7C 5C2 Richmond, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.732.0290
F: 604.273.1177
Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants:
T: 604.575.3800
F: 778.593.0226

 

Surrey
201 - 7337 137th Street
V3W 1A4 Surrey, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.728.0175
F: 778.728.0201

Surrey
240/260 - 7525 King George Blvd
V3W 5A8 Surrey, BC
Canada

Avia Employment Services:
T: 778.578.4272
F: 778.732.0283
Canada Job Grant:
T: 778.578.4272
F: 778.732.0283
Career Paths for Skilled Immigrants:
T: 604.575.3800
F: 778.593.0226
Customized Employment:
T: 778.578.4271
F: 778.728.0372
Job Search Support Services:
T: 778-578-4271
F: 778-728-0372
 

Vancouver
208 - 333 East Broadway
V5T 1W5 Vancouver, BC
Canada

Women@Work:
T: 604.424.8577