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Job Training

A letter to all Work Experience Employers from Rob Schindel,  Associate Superintendent

Program Details

Job training is a program that integrates classroom learning with practical experience in the workplace. The program links resources of secondary schools, business/industry and community to provide youth with diverse abilities with a highly motivating educational experience.

Curriculum Emphasis

  • provide career exploration opportunities
  • develop entry-level employment skills
  • introduce workplace procedures and communication
  • identify and teach safety practices in the workplace
  • practice appropriate behavioral and social skills in a work environment


Referrals are submitted to the Work Experience Transition Facilitator in Career Programs through school-based case managers.



Derek McQuillen District Work Experience Transition Facilitator

Student Success Story

  • Two students with diverse needs at Magee Secondary School had the opportunity to participate in work experience this year  >read more 
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