Graduate Mentorship Program
The Graduate Mentorship Program encourages employers in Prince Edward Island to hire and provide a post-secondary graduate with a mentorship opportunity in their field of study. Eligible employers receive a wage subsidy while participating youth receive a valuable work experience leading to permanent employment.
Employers can learn more here about the program. Job seekers can click here to view current job opportunities.
Have The Talk Campaign
The Have the Talk campaign is designed to help parents initiate discussions with their teenagers about post-secondary education and career planning. Visit NEXTnetwork for more info about this important role for parents of high school students.
SkillsPEI Information Sessions
SkillsPEI will be holding information sessions across PEI throughout 2014. These sessions are designed to provide Islanders with information on our programs and services. Space is limited for each session so call your local SkillsPEI office in advance to register. See the upcoming schedule for these information sessions.
Self Employ PEI
SkillsPEI is now responsible for delivering the Self Employ PEI program across the Island. Self Employ PEI is a program that helps Islanders launch their own small business. Entrepreneurs interested in starting their own small business can meet with a SkillsPEI program officer in one of our four locations to sign up for an information session. Find out more about Self Employ PEI...
If you're the parent of a youth in PEI, please introduce them to NEXTnetwork, a site providing career planning video, articles, tools and resources. In the video below, NEXT goes on the job at DME to explore welding as a career option in PEI.
On the Job - DME