Resources for Job Seekers

Our Spinal Cord Injury Information Database contains a number of great resources for job seekers. Please visit the links below to be taken to the database. Each link will open in a new window.

  • Interview Questions Guide
    This document contains the most commonly asked interview questions and offers suggestions on how a job seeker can answer them and give a positive impression to the employer. The post Interview Questions Guide appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • WorkBC – BC Jobs Plan
    This site lists educational requirements, forecasts for job growth and wages, and types of employment for all occupations in BC, useful for any job seeker. Find contact information for your local WorkBC centre and contact them to find out how they can assist in your job search. The post WorkBC – BC Jobs Plan appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Disclosing Your Disability: A Legal Guide for People with Disabilities in BC
    Find out about your legal rights and responsibilities around your disability and employment. The post Disclosing Your Disability: A Legal Guide for People with Disabilities in BC appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Illegal Questions – The Interview Game
    This document has useful tips and techniques for a job seeker to use when answering difficult questions asked during an interview. It gives examples of illegal questions an interviewer may ask and offers advice on how to provide an answer that does not offend the interviewer. The post Illegal Questions – The Interview Game appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Interview Process and the Employer Perspective
    This document will give job seekers a insight into the employers perspective during an interview.  The document looks at the employers motivations in questions they ask. The post Interview Process and the Employer Perspective appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Accessing the Hidden Job Market
    Many available job openings are not posted on job boards or websites. This document explores other avenues to pursue to have a successful job search. The post Accessing the Hidden Job Market appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Anatomy of a Job Interview
    Read some tips for your next job interview. The post Anatomy of a Job Interview appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Checklist and Tracking Sheet
    Easy checklist and tracking sheet to keep you job search organized. The post Checklist and Tracking Sheet appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Disclosing Disability (HRSDC article)
    This article discusses how and when to disclose a disability to a potential employer. The post Disclosing Disability (HRSDC article) appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Self Employment Programs
    Find out what self employment programs are available in your area or online. The post Self Employment Programs appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Strategies for Successful Interviewing and Reasons Employers Reject Applicants
    Documents to help you give the best impression during an interview. The post Strategies for Successful Interviewing and Reasons Employers Reject Applicants appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Using Social Media in Job Search
    Social media in job search. The post Using Social Media in Job Search appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Interview Behaviours and Tips
    Interview behaviours and tips to help you prepare. The post Interview Behaviours and Tips appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Contacting Potential Employers
    Contact potential employers to obtain information on the company and job requirements. The post Contacting Potential Employers appeared first on SCI Information Database.
  • Job Application Process Templates
    Templates for resume and cover letters. The post Job Application Process Templates appeared first on SCI Information Database.