A social purpose organization responding to employment and skills development needs

Futureworx Society helps people with diverse needs identify their strengths and goals, develop skills and achieve success in school, work, and life. We offer an expansive range of employment, educational, and training programs, as well as, business, corporate and customized services that innovatively respond to the needs of our community, our province and our partners across Canada and internationally.

Nova Scotia Works

Futureworx is now a Nova Scotia Works Employment Services Centre. We help job seekers and employers navigate a range of programs – from career planning, job searches and on-the-job development to recruitment, planning and HR support.

Employability Skills Assessment Tool

The Employability Skills Assessment Tool (ESAT) provides a framework and quantitative assessment methodology for the development of nine employability skills: motivation, attitude, accountability, time management, stress management, presentation, teamwork, adaptability and confidence.

14 hours ago

Today marks Pink Shirt Day, a day Canadians are asked to make a public stance against bullying by wearing pink. We encourage everyone to practice kindness, not just today – but everyday. Collectively, lets “lift each other up” fostering healthy self esteem and showing empathy, compassion and kindness.#PinkShirtDay #BeKind #BullyFree ... See MoreSee Less
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17 hours ago

Shannex is currently hiring across Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. They are hosting a Virtual Career Information Session on Friday for RNs, LPNs and CCAs. Registration is required! #healthcare #registerednurse #LPN #continuingcareassistant #longtermcare #jobsearch ... See MoreSee Less
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3 days ago

Employers & Educators: Check this out 👇🏼 On behalf of our partners at Skills Canada / Compétences Canada we are excited to invite you to attend an interactive Essential Skills Accessibility and Inclusion webinar: “Energy, Empathy and Diversity: How Utilizing Essential Skills Contributes to an Inclusive Workplace” presented by keynote speaker Mr. Marco Pasqua which is scheduled for February 25 at 1:00pm EST. Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace has been a topic that has gained traction over the past several years, but what does that really mean? Marco will share some of his personal lived experiences as a person with a disability in the workforce, what it was like to build a business from the ground up and how utilizing the 9 Essential Skills can make changes in attitude, the physical environment and the way to interact with others to make a lasting impact as we move towards the future of inclusive workplaces across Canada. **Pre-registration is required. Please follow the below link to register: us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wu3JCW1aRpODpq6VgS231A#LevelUpWithSkills #Engage #Inspire #Educate #Innovate #EssentialSkills #InclusiveWorkplace ... See MoreSee Less
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3 days ago

We want to show our support to these 9 local businesses as it's the most wonderful time of the year - TRURO BURGER WEEK - February 22 - 28. Every burger you eat will support a local business during a super challenging time AND for every sale of a signature burger, $2 will be donated to support the local Truro Homeless Outreach Society. www.truroburgerweek.ca/ ... See MoreSee Less
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▪️ Long-term care facilities closed to visitors effectively immediately
▪️ Public schools closed for two weeks following March Break; to be reassessed
▪️ Regulated childcare centres to be closed Mar 17 - April 3 then will be reassessed
▪️ March break camps cancelled

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month and Futureworx (ESAT) is pleased to be one of the keynote speakers for the Distinctability Webinar series on Innovation and Assistive Technology. #innovation https://distinctability.ca/webinar-series/

What is it that a #CDP does? This #careermonth, take a moment to meet a #careerdevelopment professional in your area, and really feel supported as you strive to achieve your #career goals. https://careermonth.ca via @careermonth

First DEAM (Disability Employment Awareness Month) EVENT in Nova Scotia. Thank you @markwafer for speaking to our community partners this morning in Truro. @TEAMWork1997 #Inspire #Educate #InclusionMatters

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NSW Offices:
Truro - 902-893-6859
Elmsdale - 902-883-7010
Tatamagouche - 902-657-0180

Head Office:
14 Court Street, Suite 305
Truro, NS B2N 3H7

Tel: 902-843-4290
Fax: 902-843-4294

Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm