• YMCA NS Works Centre

    Offering innovative and supportive employment services within your community Job Search Assistance

    30 years+

    Successfully working with job seeking clients

  • Orientation Service

    Attend a short orientation session to learn about the programs and services and to meet with Career Practitioner Sign Up
  • Job Search & Networking

    Find out why networking is an important part of your job search


The YMCA of Greater Halifax  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.

We have eight locations across Halifax Regional Municipality to serve you.

Come visit us today and let us help you to succeed.


Employment Assistance

Are you looking for work? Do you need help job searching?

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Employer Services

Looking for ideal employee? We offer free services to help you!

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We offer a variety employment readiness and career preparation workshops.

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Upcoming Workshops

Tue 22

Resume Development

August 22 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tue 22

Resume Development

August 22 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Wed 23

Job Search & Networking

August 23 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Wed 23

Email & Internet

August 23 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Itinerant Services

In addition to our main locations we also offer job search services at the following locations:

Halifax Central Library
Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 12:30 am

East Dartmouth Community Centre
Thursdays, 9:00 am – 12:00 am

Feel free to drop in or to book a one on one appointment please contact us.

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Visit a YMCA Nova Scotia Works Center today to learn more about our programs.