"Hiring an Individual with Unique Abilities makes Good Business Sense"
This program has been very successful assisting CEP clients to achieve their employment goals. The vocational counsellors will do job support if necessary and assist employers in any way to ensure that the partnership is successful
James and Max have been employed at one of Archie Cardinal's businesses called DBA Silencing. At this location they make mufflers that are shipped all over the world.
Mike is enjoying his position at Canadian Tire. During spring and summer Mike works in the Garden Department. When things slow down a little he then works in the main store stocking shelves.
Louise and Sumeet have been employed at Azalea Flowers since its opening. The flowers are trimmed and watered, phones answered and orders taken. Arrangements are made under the direction of Pam Fong and Lyndon Cassell.
Matt works for Jan and Karen Lavurtu at West Coast Home Hardware. This is where these amazing board games are made. Matt's duties included painting, oiling and sanding the board games.
Jerami has been employed for many years now taking care of shredding, recycling and general cleanliness at NETP, USMA and the Tseshaht Band Office.
Ken has been employed at the Starboard Grill under owner operator Brad DeClercq since 2015. Brad and Ken have created a great working friendship over the years. Dawn started her dishwasher position in the spring of 2017. Dawn finds the kitchen a busy jovial place to work.
James has been employed under Mike Brouard at PY Marine since 2013. James has many duties such as detaling boats, pouring oil, shop clean-up and cleaning tools. It has been a very succesful position for both employer and employee.