KCDS Statement of Solidarity

KCDS Statement of Solidarity In alignment with our vision, mission and values, KCDS stands against racism and other forms of systemic violence against Black, Indigenous and racialized lives. We are inspired by actions calling for justice and equity. We are dedicated to working together with partner organisations, citizen groups and government agencies in the dismantling…

Information on the recently announced incentives and Employment Insurance

The B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers The B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers will provide a one-time $1,000 payment to people who lost income because of COVID-19. Residents who are receiving EI Benefits or the new Canade Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) are eligible. Applications will open soon with a one-time payment in May 2020. https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/employment-business/covid-19-financial-supports#BCEBW Canada…

Remote Resources for Job Seekers

Remote Resources for Job Seekers: Resume Guide Cover Letter Guide Interview Guide Resume Templates (download): Resume- Dark Blue Resume-Classic -Gray Resume-Creative Cover Letter Templates: Cover-Letter – Simple Cover-Letter – Creative Cover-Letter – Manager Reference Templates: References – Simple References – Creative      

KCDS Named One of the Best Workplaces in Canada

Kootenay Career Development Society a leader in employee satisfaction Central Kootenays—Kootenay Career Development Society (KCDS) has gone from being a great place to work to being one of the best places to work in all of Canada, according to leading consulting firm Great Place to Work. Great Place to Work is an independent organization that…

Important Notice to Clients Regarding the Transition from EPBC Services to WorkBC Services

Beginning April 1, 2019, WorkBC will offer better services for people who need support to re-enter the workforce, access training opportunities and find good jobs. The services people count on will continue to be available, with enhanced supports that include:   A better focus on helping you find and sustain employment. Help to find a…