News/Upcoming Events

PRESENTATIONS at lunch time in the CAREER CENTRE

Tuesday, June 5 – Crystal Pool Youth Leader – Speaking about Youth Leaders in Training Program for students ages 14 – 18.  Two weeks of leadership training, and four weeks in a summer camp.

Monday, June 11 – Fairmont Empress Hiring Fair – Looking for room attendants, steward’s helpers, hosts, junior servers, banquet porters, guest services porters. AFTER SCHOOL. Sign up with Ms. Dawson ASAP for your spot.

Special Opportunities

We are accepting applications and will be conducting interviews in June for the Aviation and Design Program which starts in February 2019. Video here.  Aviation and Design Program Summary 2018 

NEWS

Explore mechanical engineering, electronics, civil engineering, and computer science. There are spots available for the TEAC 105 course in September. It happens after school on Fridays. See Ms. Dawson in the Career Centre for details.

Oak Bay Rec – Outdoor Camp – Climbing, bubblesoccer, skimboard, paint ball, motox, zipline. Register online: recreation.oakbay.ca

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Laurel Point Inn is hiring! Jobs: restaurant server, bellperson, banquet server, room attendant, food runner, in-room dining, 1st cook, 2nd cook. See job board for details.

Trillium Highgate Lodge – Looking for servers from 4 – 7 p.m. They will train. See Ms. Dawson.

Tim Hortons – No late nights, must be 16, and have your Level 1 or Basic Food Safe Certificate. Email your resume to: sarina.robertson@compass-canada.com.

Fairmont Empress is looking for room attendants, steward’s helpers, hosts, junior servers, banquet porters and guest services porters.  If you are interested in having an interview at Mt. Doug, please sign up with Ms. Dawson in the Career Centre.

KidsKlub Summer Day Camp Leaders in Training – See the job board in the Career Centre. Age: 16-18.

College Pro part-time marketing – evening hours. Contact: javierocampo@collegepro.com

The Canadian Army Reserves offers summer job opportunities to students and part time throughout the school year. Sample jobs: Armoured Soldier, Medical Technician, and Army Communication lnfo Systems Specialist. Support Canadians during times of natural disaster relief operations, sovereignty and more. Recruiter: 236-889-5437.

Butchart Gardens – Recruiting for spring and summer. $15/hour.  Application here.

Dawson Heights Housing-Retirement living residence – Looking for a dining room server. Minimum grade 10, Food Safe Level 1. Phone Barb Corley 250 477-4850 for more details. Full job description is on the Career Centre job board.

Games2u – Looking for an enthusiastic game coach. BC drivers licence and First Aid are an asset. Criminal record check required. 10 – 20 hrs per week. For details see job board in the Career Centre.

Morinwood Manufactoring is looking for grade 12 students interested in working in a commercial cabinet shop.  Contact: Chris Strasbourg, Plant Manager – 250 479 0581 ex 21.

The Department of National Defence is looking for grade 12 students interested in the culinary arts and food services. Pay $11.88/hr – $14.52/hr. Apply here

Rhino Labour Temp Services – Hiring students under 16 with parental consent and over 16 without parental consent for construction site clean up, demo, landscaping, warehousing, event set up/tear down, carpentry. Click here for more details.

The Old Spaghetti Factory.  Roles: Junior Server (Busser), Servers, Dishwashers, Prep, and Hostess. No experience necessary. Any interested individuals are welcome to drop off a resume in person at 703 Douglas. Ages 15 and older.

RECENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island is looking for Grade 11 and 12 students as well as parents to volunteer at a charity golf tournament June 3 – June 10. You’ll have the opportunity to interact with golfers of the Mackenzie Tour | PGA Tour Canada  Contact: Rachel Kelly at Rachel.kelly@viha.ca or 250-519-6935.

Canucks Autism – 16 and over. More info on the volunteer board in the Career Centre and here

WIN (Women in Need) are looking for volunteers. Visit one of their locations for an application or online here.

Bays United is looking for volunteers to help with coaching during House Academy training sessions on Fridays and Sundays.  Contact: Samantha Stone samistone@shaw.ca

The Greater Victoria Public Library is looking for students age 13 – 18 who like working with children and are fluent in English or French to work with emerging readers in grades 2 to 4. Click here for details.

Ambassador Work Experience Program at Moksha Yoga (must be 16 to apply). Program consists of 4 hours each week for 1 month. Bonus: Free yoga. Email: info@mokshayogawestshore.com

Victoria Disability Resource Centre is looking for volunteers. Contact Christopher Wooding at 250-595-0044 or email volunteer@drcvictoria.com

Volunteer Victoria helps connect students with positions. For information, click here

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