Maestro is a 30 hour per week PAID program for youth struggling with employment. Using arts as a medium for learning youth acquire the life and employability skills required for successful transition to the workplace in a group based setting. Youth also receive individual support and coaching from their Job Coach.

Maestro program offers three distinct program options:
  • Group Based Employability Skills (10 weeks)
  • Employability Skills through Work Experience (4 weeks)
  • Work Experience placements (10 weeks)
The Employability Skills programs are available twice per year. The Maestro Work Experience program offers on-going placements throughout the year.

Who is eligible for Maestro?
  • Individuals 15-30 years old
  • Not currently enrolled in school
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee status has been conferred
  • Must be Legally entitled to work in Canada

For more information about Maestro, please contact:
Penny Lawrence, Maestro Coordinator

** See what previous program participants had to say about Maestro! Read their testimonials.



Funded by 
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Government of Canada’s Skills Link Program