Assisted Employment Services

Assisted employment services require a registration and are at no charge for individuals who are referred to work with one of our career practitioners one-to-one. Below is a picture of one of our Career Practitioner’s offices, clients meet privately to work with our staff in an office similar to this one.


  • Work one to one with a career practitionerŸ
  • Determine of individual needs
  • Individual & group employment servicesŸ
  • In-depth barrier & roadblock identification Ÿ
  • Career exploration & planning Ÿ
  • Employment readiness activities Ÿ
  • Career Counselling referrals
  • Resume & cover letter critique & tips Ÿ
  • Eligibility & suitability assessments for provincial & federal programs Ÿ
  • Action plan development Ÿ
  • Referrals to adult learning programs and services

Our Career Practitioners also provide guidance to registered individuals, who meet certain criteria, in completing applications for financial assistance through the Canada-Nova Scotia Labour Market Development Agreement (LMDA) under the direction of Employment Nova Scotia (ENS).  Please click and follow each funding link below to view eligibility requirements:

Specialized assisted employment services are available and are outlined on our Specialized Services tab.