Each participant must work closely with the PERCÉ program coordinators, to find a work placement that is related to their field of study. Once a job match has been made, the coordinators will accompany the participant every step of the way during the entire summer. In addition, participants will benefit from 5 days of various professional workshops, organized by the PERCÉ coordinators.
Objective: The objective is to provide the opportunity to acquire relevant knowledge and skills that will be needed in their careers. They also have the chance to create a network of professional contacts in their field of study.
Duration: 8 to 12 weeks during the summer months.
Salary: PERCÉ offers employers a wage subsidy of $7/hour. The employer is responsible to pay the other portion of the salary, which must conform to industry standards for a beginner.