About Futureworx

OUR MISSION

Futureworx Society’s mission is to provide employment opportunities to recognize potential and develop employment skills. With a goal to “help people reach their potential” Futureworx activities centre around four pillars – Engage, Inspire, Educate and Innovate.

OUR FUNDERS

Province of Nova Scotia; Department of Community Services, Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education. Service Canada and the Counselling Foundation of Canada.

OUR PURPOSE

Futureworx Society is a non profit community based organization structured to help 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.

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and the Cash Mob winners are.....the winners will also be contacted by Sobeys Elmsdale. Thanks see much for everyone’s support for International Day for Persons with Disabilities. ... See MoreSee Less

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“First, I’d like to say that I’m proud to work for Sobeys, a company that supports diversity and inclusion in the workforce. Hiring those with different abilities can mean higher retention rates, less missed time, increased production and an infectious great attitude to do your best daily. The community supports us so we are always seeking out ways to proudly serve it and that’s why we are showing our customers today that we support December 3rd - International Day of Persons with Disabilities.”
~Tom Buffett, Store Manager - Prince Street Sobeys Truro - Prince Street
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Bruce Frisko, CTV at 5 is out to support Nova Scotia Works-Futureworx’s Cash Mob today at Sobeys Elmsdale for their diverse and inclusive hiring practices. @BruceFriskoCTV @NSLAE @Sobeys ... See MoreSee Less

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and the Cash Mob winners are.....the winners will also be contacted by Sobeys Elmsdale. Thanks see much for everyone’s support for International Day for Persons with Disabilities. https://t.co/r4aZahPI0L

Lots happening today at Sobeys Elmsdale. We’re supporting Sobeys in Elmsdale, Truro and HRM as employers who demonstrate diversity and inclusion with their hiring practices. Visit one of the Cash Mobs to win... https://t.co/G4HGZXUodR

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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

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