We acknowledge that we are on the unceded territory of the Okanagan/Sqilxw/Syilx People; we extend gratitude, honour and respect to our hosts.
We Are Here to Help You Today!
Are you a job seeker in the North Okanagan who is unable to access virtual services? Well you’re in luck because WorkBC Vernon is back! In adherence to health and safety guidelines, your WorkBC Centre-Vernon has opened its doors to limited face-to-face services. Our Adult Resource Centre and Youth Resource Centre are open for use of the computers and job boards, as well, our friendly staff are here to help with your job search needs.
Prior to entering our Resource Centre’s, you will be asked a series of health and safety questions, once you have completed the questionnaire successfully, you will be permitted to use the centre for 40 minutes. For those clients who feel that they would benefit from an in-person appointment with staff, we have time slots available through the day. Please contact us at 250-545-2215 x230 to find out more information.
For all of our current updates with regards to services and programming please visit this website, the WorkBC Centre-Vernon Facebook page & Instagram account, or call us for up-to-date information.
COVID-19 Financial Support Programs
As things shift and change during the pandemic, learn more about the Federal, Provincial, and service provider programs put in place to help North Okanagan residents facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Virtual Job Search Services
Looking for resources to help in your job search? As the job market changes we’ve got resources you can accesses from anywhere at anytime. Refine your job search, write a resume, build your job interview skills and more! To get your login and get started call, 250-545-2215 ext 230.
Looking For Work?
Set yourself up for job search success when you access our range of employment services—all offered at no cost to you.
- Self-Serve Resource Centre
- Employment Counselling
- And much more
Looking To Hire?
Grow your team and help your business thrive by tapping into WorkBC’s opportunities for hiring, partnerships and more.
- Wage Subsidy
- Community Employer Partnerships
- Employer presentations and hiring fairs
- Post a job
Who is hiring in the North Okanagan? What industries are experiencing trends that could bring job opportunities? Who are the WorkBC team members here to help you with your job search? Find out in our monthly issue of WorkWise
Success Stories & Program Profiles
They overcame odds and hurdles to reach their job or career goals. Now, they share their stories so you can learn from their experience.
Read our blog to find out more.
Workshops & Upcoming Events
Create a New WorkBC Account
All job seekers must register on the Online Employment Services (OES) portal to access job search resources, employment planning, skills assessment, training, work experience placement and more. If you have not already registered on the OES click below or come in to our WorkBC Centre. We’re happy to help.
OES Instructional Videos
Need help to signing up on the OES portal? Click below to watch videos that walk you through the registration process. Services are available to all unemployed or precariously employed B.C. citizens eligible to work in B.C.
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