Are you interested in a career in health care?
Saskatoon Health Region is preparing for our workforce of tomorrow through strategic programming to ensure we have enough trained Continuing Care Assistants (CCA) to fill our vacancies.
Saskatoon Health Region offers the 'Earn While You Learn' program in urban and rural locations. The goal of the program is to increase the number of employees available for relief work while giving individuals the opportunity to earn income while they study. Starting wage $21.61.
Registration for the Spring 2018 intake is now open. To register for an upcoming information session, please contact Saskatoon Business College at 306.244.6333.
For more information on this exciting opportunity, please email: EarnWhileYouLearn@saskatoonhealthregion.ca.
See below for testimonials of past participants of the program.
"The Earn While You Learn program at Saskatoon Business College was a very positive program to be involved in. The classes were all relevant to the job that it was preparing me for. I loved that I was able to get field experience while I was still in the program because it solidified my decision to remain in the health care field. The practicum experience in both home care and long term care showed me the variety that I could have as a continuing care aide which was very important to me. I was able to build stronger relationships with my classmates while we faced challenges in the work field together, and then had the opportunity to apply our classroom knowledge to our situations. I would recommend this program to people that are
hands-on learners with a proactive personality."
- Mikaela, Earn While You Learn participant
"Being in this program helps me to learn and earn at the same time. I chose this career because I love that my job challenges me every day in different ways and it's a great way to build your skills and your confidence."
- Jona, Earn While You Learn participant