Job Posting: Literacy & Basic Skills Instructor (Part-time)

bookThe Labour Education Centre’s Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) programme has a permanent part-time opening for an LBS Instructor.

The part-time work week is 28 hours from Tuesday to Friday.  Weekday hours may be irregular.

The applicant must be available weekday evenings and potentially available for weekend day classes.

The deadline for applications is Monday, August 18th at 12 pm (noon).    Please e-mail your resume and covering letter in one file to:   Steve Shallhorn, Executive Director, Labour Education Centre at:

Please see the attached PDF job posting (click here) for further information.

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Starter Company – New Business Startup Help For Youth!

enterprisetorontologo“Starter Company” is a new programme from Enterprise Toronto that helps young people between the ages of 18 and 29 start a new business!.

The programme provides grants of up to $5,000, one-on-one guidance from an Enterprise Toronto small business advisor along with mentoring from successful local enterpreneurs.

For further information please visit the “Starter Company” webpage (click here).

You can also e-mail or call (416) 396-5243.

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Thank you Anna Larsen!

anna-webphoto-crop2After 24 years of tireless service to the Labour Education Centre, learners and the broader literacy community across the province Anna Larsen is leaving us to take on the next stage of her life, namely retirement!

Although all of us are going to miss her, we wish her a happy and relaxing retirement and look forward to her dropping in from time to time for a visit.   Anna will always be welcome at LEC!

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