Opportunity Place

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Welcome to Opportunity Place!

Opportunity Place Career Resource Centre was established July 1, 2001 to support those experiencing difficulties in entering and maintaining meaningful employment in the communities of Bedford/Sackville and surrounding areas. Though our programs and services, we are helping people achieve their career and educational goals.

Opportunity Place Career Resource Centre is designed to be a seamless experience of "single window service delivery" addressing the employability needs of residents in the Bedford/Sackville catchment area. Over the years, Opportunity Place CRC has provided individuals with expertise and resources to ensure individuals are well prepared to transition to the workforce. OPCRC is committed to the delivery of quality client-centred programs and services by responding to the employment and career needs of the communities we serve. Emphasis is placed on providing employment and employability activities that support individuals in order to enhance their ability to participate in the labour market. Individuals participate in employment-related activities that respond to their specific needs which can include:
  • Employment Needs Determination
  • Self Service Job Resource Centre
  • Employment Related Workshops
  • Return to Work Action Planning
  • On Going Action Plan Support

  • Over the years, Opportunity Place has continued to demonstrate innovative, long term achievement, leadership and organizational excellence.
    Opportunity Place employs professional and knowledgeable qualified staff, and is recognized for the high standards of service, while continuing to recognize and address the community’s expectations.
 

Opportunity Place Board Member Recruitment



Board of Directors Recruitment


Opportunity Place Resource Association, a volunteer not-for-profit, community-based organization is seeking interested, committed individuals who may consider serving as board members.


Potential board members require superior vision, leadership and linkage with the community, should share in the vision of Opportunity Place, have solid skill sets to benefit the organization and be prepared to work collaboratively with others on the organization’s benefits and future contributions to the community.


Opportunity Place Resource Association Mission Statement


The employability of Youth and Adults



Goals and Objectives


1. Opportunity Place Resource Association clients are appropriately employed as part of a skilled workforce in the region.


2. Opportunity Place Resource Association is a partner in a community known to be supportive of innovative solutions to employment,      underemployment and gaps in the labour market.


3. Opportunity Place Resource Association is known as a community resource of excellence.

Interested in becoming a board member? Please contact Margo Hudson, Executive Director at 869-3848 (Phone) or 869-3836 (fax) for additional information, or e-mail your resume and a brief statement on why you are interested and how you can contribute to Opportunity Place to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 
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Latest Workshops

Thu Apr 24 @ 9:30AM - 12:30PM
Resume for Results Part 3
Thu Apr 24 @ 1:00PM - 04:00PM
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