Youth Links/National Work Experience (WE)

Are you between the ages of 15-30 and are looking to gain an entry-level employment opportunity? 

If you are, the Youth Links/National Work Experience (WE) is a program designed for youth like you. It provides you with the opportunity to gain 12 weeks of paid work experience to develop your job skills, while also receiving one-on-one job coaching throughout the program. Employers receive a wage subsidy for the term of the program based employment and you will receive the necessary job skills to be successful going forward in your working life.  

Program outline

  • 12-week program offered at no cost to you

  • Paid work experience component

  • Resume Development

  • Interview Preparation

  • Assistance with job search and employment skills

  • Weekly job coaching session with job coach

You may be eligible to enroll if you are:

  • Between the ages of 15 - 30

  • Currently not attending school

  • Unemployed

  • A Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident

  • Not receiving EI

  • Currently in need of assistance to overcome Employment Barriers

  • Willing and ready to commit to full-time employment or return to school at the end of 12 weeks

Apply Now

  • Call us at today at 403-777-5627 to speak with an intake coordinator! 


This project is funded by the Government of Canada’s Youth Employment Strategy Skills Link Program. 

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Cost: No Cost
Duration: Continuous Location: Calgary - Parkside Place