PEI Council of People with Disabilities offers assistance with career decision making, career counseling, skills enhancement, and job search techniques, including resumé preparation, cover letter writing, and interview preparation. Job maintenance and pre-employment training are also available. They also do direct marketing, applications for wage subsidies, and job coaching. Career assessments and career exploration, along with job matching, are also provided.
They offer a Job Club to assist with job search techniques and support. They also offer an Employer Speaker Series four times a year, where employers give information about their businesses, their hiring process, how to approach employers, and tips on interview skills.
PEI COD is also the administrator of the Opportunities Fund Community Coordinator program.
Employment Services Manager
(all locations) Devon Broome
902-892-9149 ext. 225 or 902-598-8382
Employment Specialist Prince County
Darryl Gauthier | 902-436-9259
Employment Specialist Queens County
Mark Cameron | 902-892-9149 ext. 226
Employment Specialist Kings County
Canda MacNeill | 902-838-5878
Funded by the Department of Economic Growth, Tourism and Culture through the Canada-PEI Labour Market Agreements.