The New Westminster Record: New Westminster WorkBC Centre: Employment centre connects job seekers and employers with the help they need.

WorkBC New Westminster offers no-cost support to eligible local jobseekers to help them get back to work and assists with retraining. They also work with employers to assist with recruitment and support the cost of onboarding training with the Wage Subsidy Program.

“There’s a high anxiety around employment right now, especially those industries that have been hardest hit by COVID,” general manager Tracey Fraser says.

“We’re here to be a soft landing for people, to be that support so they aren’t alone in their job search.”

The centre’s goal is to connect job seekers with the labour market to achieve sustainable employment and to support employers with recruitment.

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